Elle King Just Got Engaged

Elle King
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Elle King performs onstage during 106.7 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas 2015 at The Forum on Dec. 13, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. 

Elle King might just be ready to put her wild child reputation behind her: she’s getting married. 

The two-time Grammy nominated artist’s longtime boyfriend Fergie popped the question after setting up a romantic moment while on vacation in California. The Brit proposed to his wife-to-be under the Golden Gate Bridge on Super Bowl 50 weekend. 

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King shared the good news from her social media accounts. "Fergie asked me to marry him on a sailboat under the Golden Gate Bridge. I said yes," she wrote. 

King, the daughter of comedy actor Rob Schneider and former model London King, enjoyed a breakthrough with 2014 hit "Ex's & Oh's,” which earned two Grammy nominations (best rock performance and best rock song) and spent three weeks at No. 1 on Alternative Songs and also topped the Adult Pop Songs airplay chart.

Attending the Grammys would be a career first, King told Billboard in an interview last year. "I had no idea that it would get nominated for two fucking Grammys -- pardon my language," she said. "When we wrote it, we were just laughing and having fun -- which is how I think a lot of good things come, unless they're heartbreaking songs, and those come from tears and things; this was not one of them. It's just one of those things that is a great surprise of life. I just, I don't know what to say. This is just the craziest thing that's ever happened to me. I probably won't win, but I get to at least go and see my face up there on the screen and make a funny, nervous-looking face. It's going to be awesome!"


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