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Selena Gomez Reveals ‘Single’ Status After Multiple Dating Rumors
June 10, 2023
Selena Gomez spoke about her relationship status at a soccer game amid rumors of a romance with him Zayn Malik.
Gomez previously took to Instagram to talk about her romantic life and playfully dismissed love in a TikTok video.
In 2022, Gomez openly discussed the challenges of dating in Hollywood, stressing the need for authenticity and self-reflection in relationships.
Read on to learn more.
Selena Gomez says she’s single
Selena Gomez playfully opened up about her relationship status while enjoying a soccer game and poked fun at rumors of her romance with Zayn Malik.
That TikTok In the video posted on Thursday, the singer sat on the sidelines, wrapped in a cozy jacket, scarf and a blanket on her lap. Gomez shouted to the players with a mischievous smile: “I’m alone! I’m a little high-maintenance, but I’m going to love you a lot.” His words were met with laughter from a friend in the background.
The 30-year-old star, who shared the video on her TikTok account, playfully captioned it, saying: “The struggling man lol.”
Gomez’s playful antics during the soccer game caught the attention of her fans, who compared her behavior to that of “Wizards of Waverly Place” character Alex Russo.
His followers flooded the comments section with nostalgia and excitement, noting: “It’s still Alex Russo, but 15 years older.” Another fan celebrated that the actress is “back”.
The light-hearted TikTok post marked a major moment for Gomez, as it was her first public acknowledgment of her relationship status since getting involved with Malik earlier this year. The rumor mill was sparked when news broke of a cozy date between the singer and the former One Direction member at a trendy New York restaurant.
“My love doesn’t even exist”
Before her rumored romance with Malik, Gomez found herself in the midst of dating speculation when she was spotted on a date with Drew Taggart of The Chainsmokers. However, the “Only Murders in the Building” star clarified that she has embraced her single status via an Instagram post in January.
Gomez shared her thoughts alongside a captivating black-and-white photo of the sky, declaring, “I love being alone too much. #I am single.”
In March, Gomez further emphasized her independence with a playful TikTok video. He hilariously voiced his frustration at the clichéd statement: “I hate it when girls say, ‘Oh my god, my crush doesn’t even know I exist.’ He added the twist by saying, “Girl, my love doesn’t even exist!”
Selena Gomez Talks Dating ‘Cliché’
When she debuted as host of “Saturday Night Live” in May 2022, Gomez spoke candidly about her dating life, revealing her disinterest in dating apps and her belief in the power of “showing love.” Gomez said: “I would like to say that I am looking for my soul mate. But at this point, I’ll take anyone.”
Reflecting on her experiences dating in the Hollywood spotlight, the Rare Beauty creator expressed her disillusionment with the clichéd nature of it all. In an interview with Zane Lowe on Apple Music’s Beats 1, she talked about the challenges of romantic relationships within the industry, saying, “Everybody’s just dating everybody. He always seems to be in this little bubble – and that’s because he’s safe.”
Delving deeper into her thoughts, Gomez explained, “You want someone to understand what you’re going through, you want almost the equivalent of creativity, and it’s interesting and fun.”
He added, per People, “But the problem with that is that in the end, whether you admit it or not, you’re in a relationship for people, not even for yourself. It’s almost like, “Oh, we’re letting you know we’re together.” Or whatever it is. In our world, you have to decide if it’s for you or just for show.