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adam livine And Behati PrinslooThe decade-old romance is practically an anomaly in the rarefied air of A-list celebrity relationships that often last no more than a few months. The couple have been together for ten years and have been married for eight years, but the pair are facing an intense wave of media speculation following allegations of Levine’s possible multiple infidelities.
The pair were often considered a model celeb wedding. The two were seen leading a stable household life with two lovely kids and a third on the way and regularly chatted about each other on social media. They were the ideal of a quiet married couple. So how did they get from there to the charges that threaten them today?
Shortly after Levine’s 2012 breakup from model Anne Violitsna, rumors began swirling that the Maroon 5 singer had hooked up with her fellow Victoria’s Secret Angel Behati Prinsloo. Born in Namibia, Prinsloo was 24 years old at the time, nine years younger than Levine. The two made it official in October, appearing in public together on the K red carpet for the first time. GQ The Gentlemen’s Ball of the Magazine.
The new couple briefly left it in early 2013 – during which time Levine was linked to Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Model Nina Agdal – but reconciled that summer and soon announced their engagement. Levine appeared in October The Tonight Show And confessed to being careful about marriage before meeting Prinsloo. He told host Jay Leno, “I still don’t necessarily think you have to get married, unless you meet someone who wants you to marry him.” According to Entertainment Tonight, “And then you marry them and it’s wonderful.”
In July, Levine and Prinsloo tied the knot at Flora Farms in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, in front of nearly 300 guests. The ceremony was attended by a stellar array of entertainment and musical A-listers including Stevie Nicks and Robert Downey Jr., and Levine’s childhood friend, Academy Award-nominated actor, Jonah Hill.
Levine wasted no time talking about his new bride, telling Ellen DeGeneres during an appearance on her talk show, “I never really thought I’d like this. It’s so trippy. I I’m a kid. How did that happen? I say it a lot – ‘wife, wife, wife,’ I love it. I even changed her number on my phone to ‘wife,'” per Entertainment Tonight.
In March, Levine began hinting that the couple might soon welcome joining the family during a radio interview with Ryan Seacrest, where he wanted 100 kids. Prinsloo and Levine’s first child, a daughter named Dusty Rose Levine, was born in late September. Ellen DeGeneres helped choose the name after narrowing down Levine’s other options.
The couple’s second child, another daughter, Geo Grace, was born in mid-February. Prinsloo later shared a photo of Xiao’s tiny feet on Instagram, joking that “he’s got his father’s toes.”
Later that May, both Behati and Dusty joined Levine in the “Girls Like You” music video for Maroon 5, along with Camila Cabello, Aly Raisman, Sarah Silverman, Gal Gadot and Lily Singh.
in the presence of an October Watch Live with Andy Cohen What Happens?After a series of emails, meeting Levine in person for the first time, “we felt like we knew each other. It was love at first sight because we had that constant back and forth,” Prinsloo told ET. A few months later, she would reveal Levine’s parenting skills in an interview us weekly,
“He’s such a handsome dad. It’s amazing. I’m lucky,” Prinsloo told the magazine. Talking about the family’s expansion, she said, “I definitely want these two to grow up a little more And experience both together before I do another, but I think there’s definitely more to come in the future.”
Prinsloo celebrated Levine’s 40th birthday with a heartfelt Instagram post that saw the two in a steamy embrace on a beach. “I wake up every morning with more love with you… Happy birthday my whole life. You’re so good You’re so good You’re so nice,” she wrote.
Later that year, during an interview with United States of America today, Prinsloo would admit to dealing with postpartum depression, during which Levine was “her rock.” “After our first child I had moments of postpartum that I felt like it was coming. But my husband was so incredibly supportive and always took me out of it,” she said. As interviewed that same month, Levine Will leave his long time coaching position Sound After 16 seasons.
During an April appearance on Howard Stern, Levine shut down rumors that he and Prinsloo were expecting again. “No, she’s not currently pregnant,” Levine told Stern. “I think if I asked her to have another baby now, she’d punch me in the face of the f**king, because she’s not ready.”
In November, Prinsloo confirmed that the two young children were a handful, but she doesn’t rule out the addition of a few more to the family altogether. the model told entertainment tonight “We always knew we wanted another. So I think for myself… When I had two kids under the age of two, I was like, ‘Don’t even think about it!'” But Said “I want five kids too.”
Earlier this month, things started getting back on track with the couple as they announced that they were expecting as much as expected and that a third child was about to arrive. But the rest of the month turned out to be a minefield as rumors began to surface about Levine’s alleged affair with TikTok star Sumner Strow, who used the video platform to claim that she and the singer were at odds with each other. Had a relationship with. year.
The allegation took a bizarre turn when Strow claimed that Levine had sent her a text asking him to name his new baby, if it was a boy, after him.
Levine, for his part, has denied the affair, but said he “used poor judgment to speak in any flirtatious manner with anyone other than my wife” in an Instagram Story. “I didn’t have an affair. Still, I crossed a boundary in a regrettable phase of my life. In some cases it became inappropriate.”
However, reports about Levine’s infidelity continue to surface with new allegations from two other women.
“To be this naive and stupid the only thing that really mattered to me was the biggest mistake I could have ever made,” Levine said in his Instagram story. “I’ll never make it again. I take full responsibility. We’ll get through it and we’ll get through it together.”