For years, fans speculated about her relationship status, but it wasn’t until a TikTok user prom-posed to JoJo that she revealed she was “taken.” In a June 2020 social media proposal, the actress expertly turned down the proposition while breaking the internet at the same time. Immediately, her millions of followers started to speculate about a possible significant other and landed on family-friend Elliot Brown.
“I will tell you this. It’s not Elliot. Elliot is a great kid, super nice, and he has been my family friend for — oh, my gosh, since I was born,” JoJo told J-14 exclusively in June 2020. “My mom’s known his mom longer than I’ve been alive. They’re always going to be my friends and always going to be a part of my life.”
In August 2020, JoJo revealed via TikTok that her boyfriend was actually Mark Bomtempo. They were together for a few months before the Dancing With the Stars contestant revealed in December of that year they had split.
“I am single as a Pringle right now. But Mark and I did break up. We were together for three months and it was great,” she gushed to Entertainment Tonight at the time. “We had fun, we drove through Taco Bell, I think, 450 times. We had some really fun nights. We never actually had any hard times, we never fought, we never were mad at each other. It was honestly a great time.”
Nearly a month later, JoJo came out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community, noting to fans via Instagram Live that she didn’t “really know this answer” after being asked how she planned to “label” herself. She clarified in a later interview that she prefers the term “queer.”
“I never wanted [my coming out] to be a big deal. I’ve known since I was little,” she explained to People in April 2021. “Technically, I would say that I am pansexual because that’s how I have always been my whole life is just like, my human is my human.”
After her coming out, JoJo went public with Kylie Prew in February 2021.
“She seriously is the most loving, supportive, happiest, protective, and just the most beautiful perfect person in the world,” she posted on Instagram at the time. “And I get to call her mine! Happy one month to my girl! I love you more and more every day.”
News broke in October 2021 that the duo had called it quits. While she stayed single for a few months, JoJo revealed in March 2022 that she’s a taken woman.
“We’re not single,” the singer gushed on an episode of the “Rachel Uncensored” podcast. “I say ‘we’re’ because it’s me and my multiple personalities within myself. … I am not single and I don’t want to mingle. No, I’m a loyal lady.” She added, “Listen, I went around the block. I tried a lot, and I learned a lot and I’m very, very, very happy where I am now.”
JoJo confirmed in May 2022 that the lucky lady she hinted at dating was indeed Kylie Prew! She announced they were back together via Instagram with a photo of the couple snuggled up at Disneyland and the world rejoiced.
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