Katy Perry, John Mayer Headed for Marriage: “It’s Just a Question of When”

John Mayer hasn't had the best track record with women in the past (see: Taylor Swift, Jennifer Aniston, and Jessica Simpson), but his future with girlfriend Katy Perry is looking brighter every day. The couple of 15 months (with a three-month break earlier this year) are fully committed and headed for an engagement, sources reveal in the Oct. 28 issue of Us Weekly.

"Everyone knows it's just a question of when John will propose," a source tells Us of the "Paper Doll" singer, 36, who took Perry, 29, as his date to his brother Carl's wedding at New York's Mamaroneck Beach & Yacht Club on Oct. 13. 

katy perry and john mayer
Katy Perry and John Mayer are headed for a proposal, sources reveal in the new issue of Us Weekly Larry Busacca/Getty

They "realize they must be together," the pal says. Adds another source: "They Skype and text all day. John always checks in before bed!"

For more on the couple's relationship — including the "Roar" singer's sweet wedding interaction with her beau's 86-year-old dad, Richard — watch this week's Hot Stuff video, as explained by Us Weekly entertainment director Ian Drew and American Idol season five winner Taylor Hicks, who has a recipe in Taste of Home's new cookbook Recipes Across America.

Other stories in the roundup: James Franco's gesture for a heartbroken fan; Nina Dobrev's split from Derek Hough; and much more!

Sign up now for the Us Weekly newsletter to get breaking celebrity news, hot pics and more delivered straight to your inbox!

Want stories like these delivered straight to your phone? Download the Us Weekly iPhone app now!

Close popup

Welcome to In Motion

Bring photos to life with Us Weekly's exciting new mobile experience!

What's In Motion? Tell me more

What's In Motion?

Go back

How to Use In Motion

What's In Motion? Tell me more