When did Cody Linley and Demi Lovato date? A look into singer’s dating history

Filiz Mustafa

One of Demi Lovato’s first public relationships was with fellow actor Cody Linley – here is a look at their dating history.

Demi Lovato is set to appear in the upcoming documentary Demi Lovato: Dancing With The Devil which will focus on the 28-year-old singer’s struggle with addiction and eating disorders.

The ‘Confident’ singer has stayed true to herself by opening about mental health and depression in many interviews and social media posts.

Her personal life has often been of interest to her fan base and many want to know more about the singer’s relationship history.

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Cody Linley and Demi Lovato

Cody Dinley and Demi Lovato dated back in 2008, according to a report by Women’s Health.

In a previous interview with Seventeen, Cody revealed that his car broke down when he was on his way to pick Demi for a date night. As a result, the actor was two hours late for the date.

Eventually, they managed to get to their destination and enjoyed a steak dinner together, saying that “Demi was really sweet”.

Who is Cody Dinley?

Cody Linley is an actor and singer who rose to fame for portraying Jake Ryan on the Disney Channel series Hannah Montana. He played Hannah Montana’s on and off boyfriend and appeared in several seasons of the hit show.

Over the last few years, Cody had a guest appearance on Melissa & Joey, and appeared on the Sharknado films, 2016’s Sharknado: The 4th Awakens and 2017’s Sharknado 5: Global Swarming.

He also competed on Dancing with the Stars in 2008 where he was paired up with professional dancer Edyta Śliwińska.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 21:  Actor Cody Linley attends the WIRED Cafe during Comic-Con International 2016 at Omni Hotell on July 21, 2016 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for WIRED)
Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for WIRED

Who else has Demi Lovato dated?

Between 2008 and 2009, Demi allegedly dated The Cab’s Alex DeLeon, even though the pair have never confirmed their relationship to the public.

Demi reportedly dated Trace Cyrus (Miley Cyrus’s brother) and Joe Jonas as well. One of her long-term relationships was with NCIS star Wilmer Valderrama.

Most recently, the singer got engaged to Max Ehrich after the two quarantined when the Covid-19 pandemic had started in 2020. They ended their engagement, with many of Demi’s fans accusing Max for taking advantage of her fame.

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