Avril engaged to Nickelback frontman

Avril Lavigne
Avril Lavigne

AVRIL Lavigne and Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger's relationship has been so quiet that few even knew they were dating.

Now, after a six-month courtship, the Canadian rockers are engaged to be married, Lavigne's rep tells PEOPLE exclusively.

Lavigne, 27, and Kroeger, 37, first got together in February to co-write a song for Lavigne's upcoming fifth studio album.

"A romantic relationship blossomed as they spent time writing together," a Lavigne pal tells PEOPLE.


Read more at People.

Topics:  engagement nickelback

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