AceShowbiz - %cAdrienne Bailon% is single again. She and fiance %cLenny Santiago% have called off their engagement after six years of dating and seven months of engagement. The actress-singer opened up about her separation from the Roc Nation exec to Us Weekly.
"I am, of course, sad that things didn't go as we planned, but we still remain close friends," shared Bailon. "Six years is a long time to be together, but we had to make the decision to go with our hearts and not be embarrassed or afraid of change. He absolutely helped make me a better person and I will forever cherish the time we shared together."
The 31-year-old entertainer went on telling Us Weekly, "Right now I am taking time for myself and I'm glad to be back at work with my favorite ladies and the incredible crew of 'The Real'". She continued saying, "Life lessons are hard but I'm grateful that I have a platform to share my journey and hopefully encourage, inspire, or just let women know they are not alone and to never give up on finding love. I still believe. I feel so blessed and excited for the new season of 'The Real' and I truly appreciate the support from everyone!"
Bailon shared news of her engagement to Santiago during an episode of "The Real" back in early February. Following the announcement, she then shared an Instagram photo of Santiago kissing her on the cheek as she showed off her giant engagement ring.