This went under the radar over the Halloween festivities, however there was speculation about trouble in paradise for and The Weeknd and Selena Gomez after she was spotted hanging with ex Justin Bieber. Turns out they DID split, but it was The Weeknd who called things off, and it had nothing to do with Beibs. Phew!
Multiple sources connected to The Weeknd and Selena say their relationship had been fizzling out since this summer. They had rarely seen each other because of his touring schedule and her shooting schedule. They started talking less frequently on the phone.
Apparently Abel enjoyed being single before he met Selena and felt unfairly tied down in a relationship that had lost its passion. Apparently Abel called Selena weeks ago, explained how the relationship was no longer working for him and then ended it.
Our sources say the 2 remain friendly and have even talked several times since the breakup.
Justin Bieber apparent reignited relationship with Selena didn’t start until after she and The Weeknd went their separate ways.
As for Abel … he’s not sulking. He bounced back with an unnamed woman Monday.