Adrienne Bailon DATING Gospel Singer Israel Houghton – Report

Published on March 23, 2016

Singer/actress ADRIENNE BAILON has sparked rumours of a romance with gospel star ISRAEL HOUGHTON.

Adrienne Bailon

The former 3LW and The Cheetah Girls beauty was recently photographed on vacation in Mexico with the Grammy-winning Turn It Around singer, and in images obtained by, the couple can be seen embracing as they snap a ‘selfie’.

Adrienne and Israel first met when she appeared in 2013 movie I’m in Love with a Church Girl, which the gospel musician produced.

The 32-year-old has yet to comment on the relationship reports, but the news emerges six months after she revealed she had called off her engagement to Roc Nation music executive Lenny Santiago.

The couple had been dating for six years when Lenny popped the question in February, 2015, but they split last summer (15) and Adrienne went public with the break-up weeks later.

In a statement issued to in September (15), she wrote, “I am, of course, sad that things didn’t go as we planned, but we still remain close friends. Six years is a long time to be together, but we had to make the decision to go with our hearts and not be embarrassed or afraid of change. He absolutely helped make me a better person and I will forever cherish the time we shared together.”

Meanwhile, Israel, 44, recently confirmed he had divorced his wife of 20 years, Meleasa.

Israel Houghton

In a lengthy post on his page, he admitted the couple had struggled to rebuild a bond years after he cheated on his wife, and he claimed they had already been separated for some time before he made the announcement last month (Feb16).