John Legend Engaged to Supermodel Chrissy Teigen

Celebrity News Dec. 27, 2011 AT 10:22AM
John Legend Engaged to Supermodel Chrissy Teigen Credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Matthew McConaughey wasn't the only star who popped the question this Christmas!

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"Ordinary People" soul singer John Legend, 32, and supermodel Chrissy Teigen, 26, "got engaged over the holidays while vacationing in the Maldives," Legend's rep tells Us Weekly. The couple began dating in 2007.

"He went to Jared," Teigen joked on Twitter Tuesday.

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Legend, a nine-time Grammy Award winner, will ring in 2012 with a performance at the Pearl Concert Theater at the Palms Casino Resort on New Year's Eve.

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Teigen is best known for her work as a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model and her two-year gig on Deal or No Deal.

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