October 04, 2007 06:16:53 GMT
Nick Cannon and Selita Ebanks have called off their engagement and split up, it has been confirmed.
Nick Cannon and Selita Ebanks split.
Ebanks' rep Melissa Raubvogel confirms to People, saying "Selita and Nick are taking a break to focus on their careers but still very much love each other and remain the best of friends."
The split comes just five months after Nick proposed to Ebanks back on May 7th when he popped the question to the model in the middle of Times Square.
The couple was leaving the annual Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala when Nick got on one knee with a 12-carat diamond ring while the MTV JumboTron in New York's Times Square flashed the question, "Selita will you marry me?"
No explanation being given on the reason behind their split.