Now I had heard that the two had been seen out together, but never gave it much thought due to her being in love with her longtime boyfriend and childhood sweetheart, James Payton, a custodian.Not many stars seem to be a grounded as Jennifer and her having a janitor for a boyfriend was not so bad for the over night sensation.However, it seems that things might have gotten to be a little difficult for James to keep up with and the two went their separate ways.

The magazine says the two Chicagoans “have been dating less than a year.” Ortunga, who graduated from Harvard Law, came in third place during the second season of the VH1 dating series, behind only Buddha and Tailor Made.

In an interview with The Ledger last year, he talked about his crush on New York, and said, “I normally date women who are more quiet and humble.

'You don't always have to win as long as I have my talent you know that's all I need and I have to keep singing and keep going for it and that's what I did. I started singing at the age of seven and I always knew what I wanted to do.''I hope I never have to choose between the two.

Now I'm doing Empire so that's a bit of singing and acting. But I do want to continue acting and singing I just hope I don't have to choose,' she said.

I will never forget the first time I met her at Dallas Austin’s foundation dinner where she performed.

She has to be one of the nicest people that I have ever met and interviewed.

I have had the opportunity to stay in touch with the Diva and she has remained kind.

I do not often like to write not so favorable things about people that I like, but here it goes.

Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson as everyone knows by now got engaged to her boyfriend, David Otunga.