After a broken engagement and another public split, the singer-songwriter is celebrating her new EP and her newfound independence. As Lauren Alaina herself says, it's obvious she's been on quite a "breakup roll" with her new music. But then she's had lots of inspiration. Last year she endured both a broken engagement and another romantic split. Her victory has been hard-won. In January , she and her boyfriend of six years, Alex Hopkins, called off their engagement six months after he'd proposed. By that May, she was involved with Christian comic John Crist , but that relationship was over by September. Just two weeks later, she was leaving Nashville for Los Angeles to compete on Dancing with the Stars , wondering if she could get through it. But the months of competition soon became a turning point in her healing. And then I was so busy.
Life just keeps going and going and going in unbelievable paces as we try to race ourselves to the next thing. We are all trying to get where we are going. We all get our hearts broken. We all have these childhood dreams. Wrote this music while learning how to leg go of the past. Indeed, Alaina has had a very busy few months.
She was the runner-up on the tenth season of American Idol. Her debut studio album, Wildflower , was released on October 11, Her second album, Road Less Traveled , was released January 27,
Narcissism, androgyny, obsession with pop cultureвthe problems with Western women go on and on. We are talking about kids and I know it will all fall to me. April 05, There are ways to avoid blue balls ya know.