Halsey and boyfriend Alev Aydin welcomed their first child together earlier this year, and you'd be forgiven for wanting to know more about their relationship behind closed doors. Here's a look back at their relationship timeline, from when they met to their baby's name.
March 2019 - The pair have actually been friends for a while. Alev shared a photo of himself and Halsey from a Lakers game which took place the previous January.
"Back when I did a very cool thing I’ll prob never get to do again - massive thanks @iamhalsey for the courtside experience," he wrote. "Only ones not on our phones, actually watching the game. 🙏🏻" he wrote alongside the post.
June 2020 - The pair got matching tattoos. During a trip to Joshua Tree, Halsey and Alev got the word 'Seeds' tattooed on their foot, in each other's handwriting. Tattoo artist Amanda Owley told People at the time, "[Halsey] said that everything with how the planets were aligned and where the cosmos were at that moment indicated that it was the best time to plant seeds into the ground of life.
"They got the tattoos in each other's handwriting, which is a pretty intimate thing to do. They probably practiced writing it about a hundred times before they found the right one."
October 2020 - Halsey and Alev were are spotted out together while picking up art supplies in LA, but it's unclear when the pair officially started dating.
January 2021 - Halsey shares a photo of Alev on her Stories, saying they're "grateful" for him. To see in the new year, the singer shared some private photos of the couple with the caption, "Grateful for you this year and every year, sweets." She then wrote "seni çok seviyorum" which is Turkish for "I love you so much."
January 2021 - Halsey announces their pregnant, sharing a post and tagging Alev on the baby bump. "Surprise! 🍼🌈👼🏻," they wrote. The photos were taken by celebrity photographer Sam Dameshek, and fans couldn't get over how beautiful Halsey looked in the shoot. Congratulations!
Alev reposted the gorgeous pregnancy post with two red heart emojis on his Instagram Story, before commenting on Halsey's post: "Heart so full, I love you, sweetness."
July 2021 - The singer reveals they have given birth, sharing their baby's sweet name. Along with a black and white photo from the hospital bed, Halsey wrote, "Gratitude. For the most “rare” and euphoric birth. Powered by love. Ender Ridley Aydin. 7/14/2021"
August 2021 - Halsey shares an insight into life with a newborn in a series of Instagram photos. As well as celebrating their stretch marks, the post also included a very sweet photo of Alev kissing Ender.
August 2021 - Halsey and Alev go red carpet official, a month after welcoming their first child. The event, to celebrate Halsey's film If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power, was held at an IMAX in LA. Sharing a photo from the carpet on Instagram, Alev wrote of Halsey, "Between the album and the film, she’s reached rare air, made the highest art, proud is the understatement of a lifetime. ❤️"
Who is Halsey's boyfriend Alev Aydin?
People say Alev is a Turkish 37-year-old writer and producer for indie projects including Netflix's Small Shots and Controller. Some of his other work includes Turbo and Joey, which dropped in 2013, and a short film called HipMen: Los Angeles. IMDB say he's 5ft 9", and his Instagram profile suggests he's a big film buff, thanks to screengrabs from Baz
Luhrmann and Martin Scorsese films.
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