Selena Gomez and Zayn Malik’s alleged PDA-packed dinner date comes as no shock to those that know them — as a result of the pair has connected previously.
The singers’ first tryst occurred “approach again” within the day when Gomez’s finest pal, Taylor Swift, was courting Malik’s former One Course bandmate Harry Types, Web page Six is informed.
Swift, now 33, and Types, now 29, received collectively within the fall of 2012 and had been first photographed that December.
They referred to as it quits the next month.
Nevertheless it appears their short-lived fling was sufficient to steer Gomez and Malik to strive their hand at romance, as a prime music trade supply tells us: “They’d a factor years in the past, when Taylor and Harry had been courting.”
The insider continues, “It doesn’t shock me in any respect that they’re doubtlessly collectively [today].”
A hostess at a celebrity-loved Soho eatery set the web abuzz when she stated she witnessed Gomez and Malik, each 30, locking lips whereas on the institution earlier this month.
Klarissa Garcia, the hostess’ buddy who made a TikTok video concerning the alleged encounter, informed Web page Six on Friday, “Nobody observed them [in the restaurant]
“It was fairly public however … nobody actually cares about well-known individuals in New York.”
Regardless of being comparatively non-public individuals, Gomez and Malik didn’t appear to care about retaining issues low-key.
We’re informed they had been overtly kissing at their desk, which occurred to be within the heart of the busy restaurant.Garcia’s TikTok included a screenshot of her dialog together with her hostess buddy, who claimed in textual content messages, “Inform me how Selena Gomez and Zayne [sic] simply walked into [blurred out restaurant] hand in hand making out and I seated them.”
Romance rumors between the pair began swirling earlier than their alleged NYC date evening, as Malik — who solely follows 18 individuals on Instagram — turned one in all Gomez’s 403 million followers.
The One Course beforehand dated Gigi Hadid, who dumped him in October 2021 after he was accused of hanging her mother, Yolanda Hadid, throughout an explosive argument.
Malik has denied the allegations and continues to co-parent 2-year-old daughter Khai with Hadid whereas primarily staying out of the general public eye.
Gomez, for her half, has dated a slew of well-known males all through her profession, however was most famously in an on-again, off-again relationship with Justin Bieber for eight years earlier than he married his spouse, Hailey.
Final week, the “Solely Murders within the Constructing” star requested followers to cease sending dying threats to the 26-year-old mannequin amid their ongoing feud, which has performed out on social media through the years.
Reps for Gomez and Malik didn’t instantly return Web page Six’s request for remark.