If you listen closely you'll hear the sound of tween and teenage girls around the world shrieking with joy because Justin Bieber is reportedly a single man.
E! News reports that the 18-year-old pop star split from girlfriend of nearly two years, Selena Gomez. Sources told the website that the pop star power couple broke up about a week ago, claiming that "because of their crazy schedules, it was getting harder and harder to maintain a relationship."
Fans (or haters) of "Jelena" shouldn't be surprised by news of the breakup, since the couple was rumored to be having relationship troubles for weeks. Last month, sources told RadarOnline that Bieber and Gomez were on the verge of breaking up all the time, because jealousy was killing the relationship. The source claimed that Bieber was head over heels for Gomez, 20, but she wasn't feeling it anymore, and was just riding out the relationship because her team felt the relationship was good for her image.
Amid reports of trouble in paradise, Bieber even opened up about his romance with Gomez, telling Oprah Winfrey, "I don't keep her separate from me because I don't ever want to make her feel like I'm ashamed of her."
It sounds like Gomez might have been the one to pull the plug on the relationship, but young love is a fickle thing and Bieber may have already moved on. The teen singer has now been linked to Victoria's Secret model Barbara Palvin, 19, after she tweeted a photo of the two of them going to see "The Lion King" on Broadway.
Bieber's fans are known to be possessive of their man, so it's no surprise that Palvin appears to have tried to quash the rumors by tweeting:
hey everyone. please calm down. he is all yours!! :) please :)— Barbara Palvin (@BarbaraPalvin) November 9, 2012
UPDATE: Gossip Cop confirms the split, as an insider tells the site that Gomez broke up with Bieber a week ago. Sources said that in addition to their hectic schedules, Gomez also had "trust issues" with the Biebs.
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Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth
Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom
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Ashley Judd and Dario Franchitti
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Diane Lane and Josh Brolin
Diane Lane and Josh Brolin split in February. Their <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/02/josh-brolin-diane-lane-divorced_n_4373282.html" target="_blank">divorce was finalized</a> in December.
Catherine Zeta Jones and Michael Douglas
Catherine Zeta Jones and Michael Douglas <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/28/catherine-zeta-jones-michael-douglas-separate_n_3828657.html" target="_blank">separated in August</a>. Sources said they are "taking a break."
Clint Eastwood and Dina
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Malin Akerman and Roberto Zincone
Actress Malin Akerman and her rocker husband, Roberto Zincone, <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/25/malin-akerman-roberto-zincone-split_n_4340480.html" target="_blank">split in November</a> just months after the birth of their first child.
Michael Sheen, Rachel McAdams
Michael Sheen and Rachel McAdams <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/27/rachel-mcadams-michael-sheen-break-up_n_2772707.html?utm_hp_ref=celebrity-splits" target="_blank">broke up in February</a>. They met on the set of "Midnight in Paris" and dated for two years.
Bruce and Kris Jenner
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George Clooney & Stacy Keibler
Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson
Nina Dubrov & Ian Somerhalder
Julianne Hough & Ryan Seacrest
Britney Spears & Jason Trawick
Bradley Cooper & Zoe Saldana
Kat Von D and Deadmau5
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Bethenny Frankel & Jason Hoppy
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Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez
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Danny Devito & Rhea Perlman
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Amy Poehler & Will Arnett
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Danielle Spencer & Russell Crowe
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Hayden Panettiere & Scotty McKnight
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Katie Holmes & Tom Cruise
Adam Levine and Anne Vyalitsyna
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Brenda Song & Trace Cyrus
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Debra Messing & Daniel Zelman
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Zooey Deschanel & Ben Gibbard
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Avril Lavigne & Brody Jenner
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Johnny Depp & Vanessa Paradis
Jennie Garth & Peter Facinelli
Eva Longoria & Eduardo Cruz
David Arquette & Christina McLarty
"Bachelorette" Ali Fedotowsky & Roberto Martinez
Seal & Heidi Klum
Katy Perry & Russell Brand
Emma Roberts & Chord Overstreet
Ashton Kutcher & Demi Moore
Cameron Diaz & Alex Rodriguez
Jesse James & Kat Von D
Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony
Kate Bosworth & Alexander Skarsgard
James Franco & Ahna O'Reilly
Hugh Hefner & Crystal Harris
Renee Zellweger & Bradley Cooper
David Arquette & Courtney Cox
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Lauren Conrad & Kyle Howard
Jason Mraz & Tristan Prettyman
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