Everything You Need to Know About Demi Lovato's Fiancé, Max Ehrich

Demi Lovato is engaged to Max Ehrich! On July 23, the 27-year-old singer announced the exciting news by sharing a photo from their romantic proposal on the beach. "I knew I loved you the moment I met you," she wrote in a heartfelt post. "It was something I can't describe to anyone who hasn't experienced it firsthand but luckily you did too. You make me want to be the best version of myself. I'm honored to accept your hand in marriage. I love you more than a caption could express but I'm ecstatic to start a family and life with you. I love you forever my baby."

The couple was first linked back in March, but they didn't confirm their romance until May when they appeared in Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande's "Stuck With U" video. They went Instagram official shortly after and have been giving us cute glimpses of their love ever since. So, just who is the lucky guy who has stolen Demi's heart? Read ahead for more facts about the 29-year-old.

Additional reporting by Kelsie Gibson


He Knows How to Be Dramatic

Max is primarily known for his role as Fenmore Baldwin on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. He portrayed the teen character — who dealt with romance, angst, and cyberbullying — for four years.


He's Been Nominated For 4 Emmys

Max won much critical acclaim for his time as Fenmore, even scoring four Daytime Emmy nominations for outstanding younger actor in a drama series.


His Insta Is Full of Shirtless Photos

Much to our delight, Max's Instagram grid is filled with photos of himself flaunting his sweaty six pack. Go ahead and check out Exhibits A, B, and C — your thirst is safe with us.


He Was in High School Musical 3

Dude's a triple threat: Max was featured as a principal dancer in HSM 3. In addition to the film, he also made a series of appearances on the Disney Channel show Shake It Up, which starred Zendaya and Bella Thorne.


He's Also a Singer-Songwriter

As if Max couldn't get any more swoon-worthy, he's also a musician who frequently shares his talent on Instagram. His song "Ride" features in the Netflix movie Walk. Ride. Rodeo. (in which he also stars). He even dedicated his cover of Coldplay's "Yellow" to Demi, captioning the video, "4D," with a rose emoji. She replied with three pink hearts.


Before Demi, He Dated Another Disney Channel Star

Years before Max got together with Demi, he was in a relationship with K.C. Undercover actress Veronica Dunne. (She played K.C.'s best friend Marisa on the series.) The two called it quits in 2017 after three years together,. After their breakup, he was romantically linked to model Sommer Ray.


He Wrote a Song About an Ex-Girlfriend

As he explained to Vents magazine, an ex called him, he thought, "to rekindle a flame" — but it turned out she "wanted to see if she still had a hold on me."

"She didn't want the relationship back," he revealed. "She just didn't want me wanting somebody else." The moment later inspired his song, "Somebody Else."


He Has an Extremely Romantic Side

Max sometimes uses Insta as an outlet to share poems. They're often drunk-in-love sweet, with words and phrases that will make you melt. Take, for example, this gem: "it's as if every / atom in my body / gravitates towards you." (Demi liked this, btw.) All the heart-eye emojis, please.


He Went to the Same High School as a Ton of Other Celebs

In an interview with Soaps.com, Max revealed he went to New York's Professional Performing Arts School. Other famous alum include Britney Spears, Jesse Eisenberg, Josh Peck, Claire Danes, and more.