Selena Gomez has put an end to speculation about her love life by confirming her relationship with music producer Benny Blanco. The singer, who has recently been linked to various dating rumors, took to Instagram to share her happiness and respond to fans.
In response to a black-and-white photo of her and Benny posted by an Instagram account, Selena expressed her feelings, stating, “He is my absolute everything in my heart.” She further emphasized the significance of their connection, asserting that Benny has been the best thing that ever happened to her.
Addressing comments questioning her relationship, Selena defended her happiness, stating, “This is my happiest. If you can’t accept me at my happiest, then don’t be in my life at all.” She emphasized that external opinions will not guide her life choices.
Selena Gomez defends relationship with Benny Blanco:
“Then why has he been the best thing that’s ever happened to me … he’s still better than anyone I’ve been with. Facts” pic.twitter.com/7CsJoL6Qck
— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) December 7, 2023
This public confirmation comes after Selena’s past relationships with Justin Bieber and The Weeknd. The singer previously dated Justin Bieber on and off from 2010 to 2013, and later briefly dated The Weeknd.
On December 3, Selena responded to an Instagram post featuring her and Benny, affirming the relationship with a simple “Facts.” She also shared a selfie with Benny on Instagram Stories, although the current status of their relationship remains unconfirmed beyond Selena’s comments.
Benny Blanco, a renowned record producer and songwriter, has collaborated with major music artists such as Rihanna, Katy Perry, and Ed Sheeran. His songwriting credits include hits like Rihanna’s “Diamonds,” Lizzo’s “Grrrls,” and SZA’s “Nobody Gets Me.” He previously worked with Selena on the song “I Can’t Get Enough” in 2018. Additionally, Benny has diverse interests, as seen in his upcoming cookbook, “Open Wide,” set to be published soon.