Nick Jonas, Delta Goodrem announce split
Published Feb 21 2012, 03:00 GMT | By Rebecca Davies Nick Jonas
and Delta Goodrem have revealed that their relationship is over.
The 27-year-old Australian singer, who started dating
19-year-old musician Jonas in May last year, released a statement through her manager announcing the split.
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"Nick and Delta have decided mutually to end their relationship," the statement read. "At this point in time, they are both focused on their careers as they go on different paths.
"They remain friends and wish each other the best for the future."
Jonas and Goodrem began dating shortly after she and Irish singer Brian McFadden called off their engagement
The pair were even thought to have introduced each other
to their parents a few months after they began dating.
Jonas has previously been romantically linked
to Miley Cyrus and Selena Gomez.
He is currently appearing in Broadway musical How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Goodrem, who dated McFadden for seven years, has just begun filming
as a judge and mentor on the new Australian version of reality show The Voice
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