Selena Gomez and The Weeknd are the hottest new couple in town. Although the pair have only been dating for a few months, the world can’t seem to get enough of #Abelena. From their public makeout session to their romantic getaway in Europe, here’s a look at the duo's relationship in just 15 clicks.
This story was originally published on April 13, 2017
Before these lovebirds had any sort of romantic relationship, they performed together on-stage at the 2015 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. The Canadian-born star reportedly had a thing for the "Same Old Love" singer at the time, but was currently dating model Bella Hadid.
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Fast forward almost two years, SelGo and The Weeknd are spotted kissing outside of Giorgio Baldi restaurant in LA on January 10. The "Starboy" singer and Hadid had split two months before — talk about moving on fast!
Two days after their first public outing as a couple, photographer, Mert Alas, posted a butt-bearing picture of the former Disney star posing in a thong and a white towel. Before deleting the picture, Alas tagged The Weeknd with a heart emoji, in the comment section of his post.
Abelena make their relationship Instagram-official, well, sort of. After the "Nothing Without You" singer began following the 24-year-old songstress, Gomez gave fans a clue about their relationship by following him back. The popstar's cousin, Priscilla DeLeon, also started following the The Weeknd, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye.
Gomez and the 27-year-old singer take their romance internationally. The songstress and her new man jetted off to Italy, where they enjoyed a boat ride through the Venice Canal. The Mexican-American beauty shared a black and white video of The Weeknd enjoying the romantic ride. Despite capturing the lovey-dovey moment, the singer later decided to delete the video.
Say hello to the tíos! The high-profile couple were snapped meeting the newborn baby of The Weeknd's manager, Tony Sal. The new father, took to Instagram to share a collage including everyone who came to snuggle up with his daughter. The 13 Reasons Why producer and her boo were happily pictured posing with baby, Rima.
Looks like we aren’t the only ones who are a big fan of the Canadian singer. During game night with the family, the 24-year-old star was seen rocking The Weeknd's tour merch. Gomez's mom, Mandy Teefey, shared a picture from the fun night, where fans immediately pointed out her daughter's t-shirt from the singer's official merchandise collection.
The former Wizards of Waverly Place star is one supportive novia. Gomez flew all the way to Amsterdam to meet up with her boyfriend for his concert. The songstress posted an Instagram story of herself casually resting her feet in the VIP area, while watching The Weeknd perform. She was also spotted hanging out backstage, where she took a series of cute selfies wearing a white halter top.
The Canadian-born heartthrob made things personal by taking his girlfriend to his hometown of Toronto. Aside from enjoying from each other’s company, the Weeknd reportedly rented out an entire theatre to watch "Get Out" with his boo.
While hanging out in the studio with a couple of friends, “The Heart Wants What It Wants” singer was spotted innocently wearing The Weeknd's sweatshirt. Of course, the incident didn’t go unnoticed. Her novio called her out in the comments section, writing, "Sweater," with an eye roll emoji.
Gomez and The Weekend are Instagram-Official! After nearly four months of dating, the singers finally confirmed their relationship on social media. The Canadian hottie shared the selfie on his Instgram of the intimate moment when the Disney alum gave him a smooch on the cheek. The Mexican-American singer and her man were attending a birthday party for rapper, Belly.
The brunette beauty and her boo can’t seem to keep their hands to themselves. The two were spotted getting cozy at Coachella over the weekend. On Saturday, SelGo took to Instagram to post an intimate picture with her beau. The "Starboy" heartthrob was wrapped around his novia, who was wearing a blue floral dress with matching scarf. Qué lindos!
13.Selena Gomez The Weeknd Met Gala Kiss
The brunette beauty and her boo made their first red carpet appearance as a couple at the 2017 Met Gala. The two graced the blue and cream white carpet, where they were seen sharing a kiss and lovingly embracing each other. E! News reported that the “It Ain’t Me” singer whispered, “I love you” to the Canadian-born star.
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Looks like Selena got her stamp of approval. Following the 2017 Met Gala, The Weeknd took to Instagram to share an adorable photo of himself and the 24-year-old singer standing on the stairs of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City on Monday. Soon after, the former Disney Channel star’s mother, Mandy Teefey, wrote a sweet comment about the couple on the Canadian singer’s post from the star-studded event. "Glowing, smiling, looking health and equal love. Mama is happy XO," Teefey wrote.
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We can’t deny that #Abelana's relationship is relatable AF. The former Wizards of Waverly Place star could not keep her hands to herself as she was caught snuggling with her boo, while he was too distracted playing video games. You know what they say, “boys will be boys,” even if you're a Grammy winning artist. The Canadian heartthrob captioned the adorable photo, “Home.”
There's no denying these two lovebirds are smitten with each other. The former Disney star and her Canadian stud shared a dinner for two while capturing a natural date night photo giving us insight into her personal life with her beau.
The Mexican beauty and producer boyfriend shared the cutest moment at a New York City pet shop. Talk about puppy love? The duo were all smiles as they held and kissed a few furry pups together.