Ariana Grande and Dalton Gomez relationship timeline: How cute quarantine affair blossomed into a forever bond
Like a lot of celebrities, it all started with rumors when Ariana got papped locking lips with a mystery man in early 2020
After confirming her relationship in May 2020 and then getting engaged in December 2020, pop icon Ariana Grande, 27, has reportedly tied the knot with her fiancé Dalton Gomez, 25, in a very intimate ceremony over the weekend. A rep confirmed the big news to People magazine saying, “They got married.”
Spilling further details on the same, the rep asserted, “It was tiny and intimate- less than 20 people. The room was so happy and full of love. The couple and both families couldn't be happier.” TMZ was the first publication to report that the singer’s wedding took place at her home in Montecito, California. Talking about the same a source told People, “Both Ari and Dalton love Montecito. They spend a lot of time there” adding “It seems only natural that they would get married at Ari's beautiful and historic house.” Ariana is yet to share pictures of her wedding on social media. According to TMZ, there was no real ceremony as the couple simple said their “I dos” in an informal way. Ariana and Dalton have been dating since early 2020. We look at their relationship timeline as the couple now begins a new journey.
The beginning of new love
Like a lot of celebrities, it all started with rumors when Ariana got papped locking lips with a mystery man at a gastropub called Bar Louie in Northridge, California, according to the photos obtained by TMZ. The man was later identified as Dalton Gomez. The rumors then got strong at the start of the pandemic that the 27-year-old crooner had started dating the luxury real estate agent. After a few weeks, the multiple award-winning singer also started sharing a lot of Instagram stories where the fans spotted Dalton on various occasions further cementing rumors that a romance was budding between the two.
‘Stuck With U’
After spending a lot of quality time during the global pandemic, it was Ariana’s quarantine anthem with Justin Bieber called ‘Stuck With U’ which made the relationship between Ariana and Dalton official. Released in May 2020, the video featured clips submitted by friends and fans in quarantine dancing along to the song. Towards the end of the video, Ariana was spotted hugging, dancing, and eventually kissing Dalton, making their romance official to the world.
Speaking about their relationship, a source had then told ET Online, “Ariana has had some hesitation being so public about her relationship with Dalton as she’s seen how that has worn on her past relationships” they were quarantining together. “Dalton and Ariana are in Los Angeles together during quarantine, and it has been a great opportunity for them to spend quality time together.”
The dating phase
On the occasion of her 27th birthday in May 2020, Ariana shared multiple pictures and videos on her social media accounts revealing they reached a new stage in their relationship. Skip to August 2020, the ‘Positions’ hitmaker shared fun snapshots from her desert getaway with Dalton. Ariana surely had a good time as she also shared a black and white picture of hers along with her then-fiancé Dalton Gomez. Then on the occasion of his birthday, she again took to her official Instagram account and captioned the handful of clips as, “HBD to my baby my best friend my fav part of all the days :) I love u,” further declaring her love to the entire world.
Ariana gets engaged to Dalton Gomez
After making it official, it was time for the adorable couple to take their relationship to the next level. On December 20, 2020, the versatile crooner announced that she had gotten engaged to the love of her life while sharing a bunch of photos on her Instagram along with a picture of the diamond ring. Denis Stepansky, an online retailer of luxury jewelry and quality diamond watches, spoke to ET about Ariana’s ring saying, “This is a unique engagement ring with a large oval diamond as a center stone and a cute pearl accompanying it." Judging by the picture, the oval diamond is about five carats. Such a ring with top-quality five-carat oval diamond will be worth around $200,000-$250,000.
Ariana secretly ties the knot
The much-in-love couple spent a lot of quality time during Christmas and the New Year. Also, the PDA on social media continued until April 2021. In May, the singer then secretly tied the knot with Dalton in a very intimate ceremony.