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Fresh from Katy and Diplo being linked to a romance AGAIN, join Capital as we take a look at the most heavily rumoured pop star romances over the years, and question whether they REALLY did happen.
Since her split from John Mayer earlier this year, Katy has been spotted with hit-maker Diplo several times on nights out and evenings with friends, quickly leading to rumours of a romance. They even both shared pictures of themselves in UNCANNILY similar hammocks on a recent weekend away, although Diplo later deleted his snap. Who knows if love is in the air for these two? Picture: Splash
Cheryl's not one to talk openly about her love life, perferring to focus on the fans and the music, but she couldn't keep the smile off her face when she stepped out with hunky Jean-Bernard at Cannes this year... even bringing him along to the Britain's Got Talent final this month! We reckon this one's a dead cert! Picture: Cosy Box/Instagram
This on-again off-again HEAVILY rumoured romance between two of music's finest has never been confirmed OR denied by either of the stars. Despite this there have been a constant stream of rumours about whether it's back on or not, and RiRi and Drake are ALWAYS spotted out clubbing or hanging out together. Get it together guys!! Picture: Getty
Another one for the constant rumours mill, boy band lothario Harry Styles and realiy TV starlet Kendall Jenner have been spotted on several sneaky dates over the past several months, as well as posing for some snaps together while out with friends. If they get it together... could Harry end up on KUWTK?! Picture: Splash
This X Factor alumni pairing insist they've always been nothing more than friends, but whether it's cuddling up for a catch-up out at an event, or hanging out backstage at shows, we just love how good mates Jesy and George seem to be! Picture: Rex
1D star Niall and Irish presenter Laura have been linked on and off for the past year or so but, despite fans seeming to want this pair together, it seems this romance is nothing more than rumours! Back in April Laura denied they had EVER dated and insists they're just good pals. Picture: Twitter
This is the pop star romance fans ALL seem to want to happen... but it doesn't look like it ever will! Both Taylor and Ed have made several jokes and comments about the rumours, with Ed pointing at Taylor's past men as just one factor they would never date. Despite this, this pop pairing are self-confessed BFFs... and we reckon they're much better this way! Picture: Instagram
'Bangerz' star Miley and Twilight hunk Kellan Lutz have been fast friends for some time but, as tends to happen, every now and again rumours crop up that they've taken things to the next level. Earlier this year they were even spotted on a Caribbean holiday together, though Kellan later confirmed they went away with friends and are NOT involved! Picture: Splash
Since splitting from Justin Bieber, Selena's been regularly linked with a new man every few months as fans and media try to find out who the next man in her life will be. From the fans' point of view... they want it to be her new pal Austin Mahone! The 'Mmm Yeah' star and Selena haven't commented on the rumours yet... so watch this space?
Dancing With The Stars hunk and Cheryl Cole had heavily rumoured romance back in 2010, after they met while filming the music video for her single 'Parachute'. While the pair quickly cooled their romance it seems they're still pals. Awww
We're cheating with this one because the pair have recently gone public with their relationship, but for a LONG time fans were going CRAZY online after spotting these two out and about together gettingly a little cosy. Picture: Xposure
One Direction's Niall and Harry are the only single members of the band, and Niall's certainly had his fair share of romance rumours over the years, especially after he was spotted with model-of-the-moment Barbara Palvin! This one seems to have been on-and-off for some time now, come on guys let us know! Picture: Goff
Union J star George and 'Ghost' singer Ella have had fans clamouring to get confirmation on whether this rumoured X Factor romacne took place or not. But it seems, once again, they're just close pals! Picture: Instagram
After splitting from The Wanted's Nathan, Ariana has since been spotted with her ex-boyfriend Jai Brooks sharing a cheeky kiss. Could love be back on the cards?. Picture: x17online
Ed seemingly revealed last year that he and Ellie had dated for a while, and the pair were often spotted together last summer.