Jewel Addresses Rumors of Dating Kevin Costner

Speculation mounts over celebrity duo's possible romantic link.

by Nouman Rasool
Jewel Addresses Rumors of Dating Kevin Costner
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In an intriguing blend of Hollywood and heartland, singer Jewel has found herself at the center of romance rumors with Kevin Costner, the rugged star of the hit TV series "Yellowstone." The buzz began following a recent candid interview with Elle magazine, where the "Foolish Games" singer was quizzed about her alleged connection with Costner.

When probed about the "Yellowstone" leading man, whom she reportedly met at a charity event, Jewel responded with a coy smile, describing Costner as "a great person" and acknowledging the "intense" public fascination surrounding their rumored relationship.

This subtle acknowledgment has only fueled the fire of speculations.

Privacy Amidst Speculation

Despite the swirling rumors, both parties have maintained a degree of privacy about the nature of their relationship. In a notable encounter, a paparazzo captured Costner's reaction to questions about dating Jewel.

In a video that made rounds on YouTube in February, the actor can be seen shaking his head, a gesture that left fans guessing about the true status of their relationship. The speculation gained momentum after TMZ released photos of Jewel and Costner looking notably close at a tennis fundraiser.

This drew even more interest into the relationship of the two, having come together at such a premiere event. The hosting took place at this event for the Inspiring Children Foundation on Richard Branson's very own Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands.

Jewel's personal life has been on display before, notably with her marriage to professional rodeo cowboy Ty Murray from 2008 to 2014. Costner, too, has a romantic past that involves a divorce filing against his wife of 20 years, designer Christine Baumgartner, from last year.

While the rumors are swirling, it seemed that Jewel, together with Costner, are in fact busy people from their own careers and their own philanthropies. They are, in fact, just busy with things so that the public and the fans are kept on the guessing game as to that love affair.

Whether one day these speculations materialize or buried just among so many myths in a celebrity, the time will tell. But here is life mixed with Jewel's down-home attitude and Costner's cowboy.

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