Loved her from 1st time I met her & now she's dating a Clemson fella, Charlie Whitehurst= [email protected] @clemsonuniversity @clemsonalumni #jewel #followme #collegefootball #collegefootballplayoff #gotigers #byog #football #nancyodell #goodfriends #clemson #clemsongirl #clemsonfootball #nationalchampionship," the TV host wrote on Instagram and Facebook, captioning a photo with the couple. Loved her from 1st time I met her & now she's dating a Clemson fella, Charlie Whitehurst= awesome!
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Though Whitehouse wasn’t in the Big Apple while Jewel was promoting her new Hallmark show, , the duo does try to travel together whenever possible.
@clemsontigers @clemsonuniversity @clemsonalumni #jewel #followme #collegefootball #collegefootballplayoff #gotigers #byog #football #nancyodell #goodfriends #clemson #clemsongirl #clemsonfootball #nationalchampionship A photo posted by Nancy O' Dell (@nancyodell) on The "Foolish Games" singer joined O'Dell and Whitehurst, who showed their support for their alma mater Clemson, at the College Football Playoff National Championship in Glendale, Arizona.
See the most-read stories in Entertainment this hour Jewel, full name Jewel Kilcher, also shared two pics of the athlete on Instagram, one was a more subtle snapshot of Whitehurst from behind on Monday that she captioned: "Here in Phoenix for the National Championship #gotigers"The new romance comes about a year and a half after the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter announced her "tender undoing" from her husband of six years, professional bull rider Ty Murray, with whom she shares a 4-year-old son named Kase.
These aren't foolish games: Singer Jewel appears to be dating football player Charlie Whitehurst.
News of the coupling came via "Entertainment Tonight's" Nancy O'Dell, who outed the "You Were Meant For Me" singer, 41, and Whitehurst, an Indianapolis Colts backup quarterback, 33, on social media on Monday."Love running in to my pal @jewel on the field.
The Kilcher family is featured on the Discovery Channel show Alaska: The Last Frontier, which chronicles their day-to-day struggles living in the Alaskan wilderness.
Jewel and her father sometimes earned a living by singing in bars and taverns.
The singer said in September that she was "just starting to date again, according to ET.