LOS ANGELES Nov 10 Pop star Justin Bieber and
his girlfriend, Selena Gomez, a Disney actress and singer, have
broken up, ending a relationship that made them one of
Hollywood's most high-profile young couples, media reports said.
Bieber, 18, and Gomez, 20, disclosed their relationship in
February 2011 when they appeared together at an Oscar night
party after months of rumors of their dating.
E! Online late on Friday was the first to report the split,
with other media outlets including US Weekly and People also
saying the relationship was over. The reports cited unnamed
sources close to the couple.
Representatives for Bieber and Gomez did not returns calls
or emails on Saturday.
Bieber has released two No. 1 albums in just over a year -
the holiday-themed "Under the Mistletoe" and his latest,
"Believe." In September, he topped Billboard's "21 Under 21"
list of top young musical acts. It was his second year in a row
with the title.
Gomez rose to fame as a teenager in the Walt Disney Co
television series "Wizards of Waverly Place" and has enjoyed
success as a pop singer.
(Reporting By Alex Dobuzinskis; Editing by Greg McCune and