Halle Berry just announced her new romance on Instagram, revealing that she’s dating singer Van Hunt.
With 6.5 million followers, Halle Berry is certainly well loved on Instagram. So when she took to the social media platform to announce her new love interest, her followers were more than excited.
The actress posted an adorable photo of herself wearing a T-shirt with the name of her new beau on it – Van Hunt! Here’s everything you need to know about him.
Who is Van Hunt?
Van Hunt is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer who was signed to Capitol records, releasing his debut album Van Hunt in 2004 and a second in 2006.
The 50-year-old from Ohio and learnt to play the drums, saxophone, bass keyboard and guitar as a child, becoming a multi-instrumentalist, before relocating to Atlanta, Georgia.
Hunt has toured and performed with many big artists including Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Coldplay, Kanye West and loads more.
In 2007 he won a Grammy Award for best R&B artist before moving to Blue Note Records where he was set to release his next album in 2008. However, the album was cancelled but later released in 2017.
Halle Berry reveals she’s dating Van Hunt
Van Hunt has been shot into the limelight once again after popular American actress Halle Berry announced that she is dating the singer, revealing the news in a pretty adorable way.
The actress posted a photo of herself onto Instagram, and the words ‘Van Hunt’ were written in bright orange letters on her black T-shirt.
She captioned the photo “now ya know”, confirming their apparent romance. Halle also tagged Van Hunt, just in case people didn’t get the gist already.
You can buy Halle Berry’s Van Hunt T-shirt
The singer wasn’t just wearing a T-shirt with her boyfriend’s name on it for no reason either, as it turns out she was actually advertising his merch collection.
Van Hunt has released a series of three t-shirts, all black with the Van Hunt logo written in orange, blue or red. They retail at $25 USD and are available to buy here.