Idol Alum Calls of Engagement

Country singer and “American Idol” alum Lauren Alaina has ended her relationship with fiancé Alex Hopkins. On Monday evening, Lauren informed her followers on Instagram that she and Alex have decided to call of their engagement.

She wrote that they have “grown into very different people over the last six years,” but still have “love and respect” for one another.

New Year’s Eve Line Up

Christina Aguilera is set to headline “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest” on December 31. She will perform in front of a live audience of more than one million people, minutes before the ball drops in New York’s Times Square.

The last time Christina sang on the show was in 2007.

Others set to perform that evening are Bastille, Dan + Shay, New Kids On The Block and Post Malone.

Ciara will host the show’s Hollywood party on the West Coast. Performers there include, Lauren Alaina, Kelsea Ballerini, Kane Brown, Halsey, Shawn Mendes, Charlie Puth, Macklemore and Camila Cabello.