– Chase Stokes and Kelsea Ballerini are officially a couple after months of dating rumors.
– The speculation began with a cozy photo from the College Football Playoff National Championship, followed by sightings of the two out together multiple times.
– Stokes was previously linked to his “Outer Banks” costar Madelyn Cline, while Ballerini filed for divorce from fellow country musician Morgan Evans in August 2022.
Country singer Kelsea Ballerini and “Outer Banks” actor Chase Stokes have confirmed their relationship after weeks of speculation. Fans first began suspecting the two were dating on January 13th, when Stokes posted a photo of the two of them getting cozy at the College Football Playoff National Championship. Despite frequent sightings and flirty social media interactions, neither party confirmed nor denied the rumors until now.
In an interview with “Today” on March 3rd, Stokes finally admitted that he and Ballerini are indeed dating, saying “She’s a sweet girl. We’re having a good time, and that’s all I’ll say.” The couple was also spotted out and about in NYC on March 2nd sharing a kiss at a Rangers game.
Before confirming their relationship, Ballerini addressed the rumors in a TikTok video, and Stokes responded to a TMZ photographer by saying they were “just spending some time together.” This is the first known relationship for Ballerini since divorcing fellow country musician Morgan Evans in 2022, while Stokes was last linked to his “Outer Banks” co-star Madelyn Cline.
While the two remained tight-lipped for weeks, it’s clear Stokes and Ballerini are happy about their new romance, and fans are excited to see where it goes from here.