CariDee English & Marilyn Manson NOT Dating, But Are Musically Involved (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

10/27/2010 03:42 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

We were just getting ready to extend our most heartfelt congratulations to new couple Marilyn Manson and CariDee English (winner of "America's Next Top Model" cycle 7), but they're not dating. CariDee Tweeted -- albeit on her unverified account, so maybe there's a glimmer of possibility -- "Marilyn Manson has been a great source of encouragement to me musically.Like a brother/sister.Tomato tomato," and, "We are only friends. As an artist in her bloom I've needed someone to look too. Why not one of the best. My only relationship is music."

Life & Style reported this afternoon that the pair was an item, writing that a source said, "They met when Marilyn helped CariDee on her album. They've been seeing each other ever since. She loves how different he is." Lies, all lies!

But a few things are true -- specifically that CariDee has covered some of Manson's music and that she underwent quite a transformation since her "ANTM" days. Take a look: