Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama made a shocking announcement over a month ago when they posted on Instagram that they decided to break up.
"You know, we've been best friends for about six years," he said at the time.
"We haven't necessarily been dating for six years, but we have six years of friendship, and it's been beautiful." Earlier this year, Lovato admitted to ET that Valderrama had some initial "hesitations" about their significant age difference.
Lovato, 23, and Valderrama, 36, posted a joint statement on their Instagram accounts on Friday, calling the decision to break up after six years "incredibly difficult." WATCH: Wilmer Valderrama Reveals Secret to Demi Lovato Relationship "After almost 6 loving and wonderful years together, we have decided to end our relationship," the joint statement began.
"This was an incredibly difficult decision for both of us, but we have realized more than anything that we are better as best friends," the statement continued. Thank you to everyone who has offered us kindness and support over the years." In January, Valderrama spoke fondly of the "Complicated" singer in an interview with ET.
“They’re trying again, meaning they’re back together and dating again,” an insider revealed.
“They did break up, as Demi’s announcement stated, but now they’re back together.
They are allegedly trying to rekindle their romance.
Maybe they never really broke up or realized how much they still love each other after being apart for over a month.
The two didn’t show any signs of relationship trouble, which started rumors that they just faked their break up.
recently reported that Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama have reunited.
It’s another Jelena situation.” During a recent interview with the , the “Cool for the Summer” hitmaker showed no signs of sadness as she talked about her split from her boyfriend of six years.