Singer-songwriter Usher has set off rumours that he plans to marry his girlfriend Jennifer Goicoechea in secret during his trip to Las Vegas for the Super Bowl final. The 45-year-old singer was in Sin City to headline the big game's half-time show on Sunday night but now it's been revealed the singer and his partner obtained a marriage licence in Clark County, Nevada on February 8, reports Female First UK.  Reports suggest that he wants to tie the knot following his Super Bowl performance. Super Bowl 2024: From Usher to Andra Day - See List of Celebs Set to Perform at The Big Event in Las Vegas!.

A source told Usher - real name Usher Raymond IV - made the decision to marry on the advice from his spiritual advisor and the bash will be an "intimate affair attended only by close friends and family". The publication also reports the couple will exchange vows at one of Las Vegas' famous wedding chapels. As per Female First UK, a marriage certificate has yet to be filed with the courts and the singer has yet to comment publicly on the marriage rumours. ‘Super Bowl Was Rigged’ Fans Target NFL, Taylor Swift and Usher’s Half-Time Show Following Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl 2024 Win.

He's been dating Jennifer since October 2018 and they are parents to daughter Sovereign, who was born in 2020, and son, who arrived in 2021.Usher was previously married to Tameka Foster - the mother of his sons Usher Cinco Raymond V, 16, and Navid Ely, 15 - from 2007 until 2009. Prior to his Super Bowl performance, Usher opened up about his relationship - insisting the couple have an "amazing dynamic".

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Feb 12, 2024 05:10 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website