Entertainment Music Cher Says She and Boyfriend Alexander 'AE' Edwards 'Love Each Other' and Kiss 'Like Teenagers' "He came after me," Cher revealed of how she and her new boyfriend Alexander "AE" Edwards, who is 40 years her junior, came to be a couple By Glenn Garner Glenn Garner Instagram Twitter Glenn Garner is a Writer/Reporter who works heavily with PEOPLE's Movies and TV verticals. Since graduating from Northern Arizona University with a dual major in journalism and photography, he got his professional start at OUT Magazine, The Advocate and Teen Vogue, and he's since consistently kept his finger on the pulse of the LGBTQ community. His first book The Guncle Guide was released in 2020 and was featured on Katie Couric's list of 100 recommended books of the year. People Editorial Guidelines Published on November 25, 2022 03:03 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos Photo: joce zerojack/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images Cher appears to be head-over-heels in her new romance. The Grammy Award winner, 76, opened up about her relationship with Alexander "AE" Edwards over Thanksgiving with her 4 million Twitter followers after sharing a shirtless photo of her new boyfriend, 36, lounging around in his Calvins. "A.E. Hanging [out]," Cher wrote with the photo on Wednesday. Finally! Amazon's Massive Black Friday Sale Is Here — These Are the 125+ Best Deals In the replies, one follower asked advice on how to shoot her shot with a younger guy, to which Cher responded: "He's 36 & In End He Came after me, Till we met in the middle. He's Consistent one, I'm The Skittish one. "We love each other…. LADIES NEVER GIVE UP. Neither One Wanted 2 Make LONG [airplane emoji]," she continued. "TRIP 2 Paris & Then PARIS WAS MAGIC, NEBI WANTED 2 C A.E [fire emoji] Grill, Must say he was different 4 Me." Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. When asked what quality she most admires about her new man, the Believe artist wrote: "He's Kind, Smart, Hilarious… & We [kiss emoji] Like Teenagers." Cher also responded to one fan who called Edwards "so handsome," writing: "I DON'T GIVE MEN QUALITIES THEY DON'T POSSESS. "IT'S A RECIPE 4 DISASTER. HE'S 'NOT' HIS TATS, HAIR COLOR, [diamond] GRILL. I [heart emoji] HIM BECAUSE HE WASN'T AFRAID. HE'S KIND, HILARIOUS, SMART, TALENTED, BEAUTIFUL. WE TALK & LAUGH," she continued. "WE R PERFECTLY MATCHED. DO I WISH I WAS YOUNGER, YAH, I'M NOT BOO F—N HOO." Backgrid Cher, 76, Defends Relationship with 36-Year-Old Beau Alexander Edwards: 'Love Doesn't Know Math' The Burlesque star was first romantically linked earlier this month to the rapper and music exec — who shares 3-year-old son Slash Electric with ex Amber Rose — when they were spotted holding hands in Los Angeles. She's taken to social media to defend their romance in a since-deleted tweet. "LOVE DOESN'T KNOW MATH, IT SEES [two heart emojis]," she wrote in a tweet captured by The Shade Room. RELATED VIDEO: Cher, 76, Defends Relationship with 36-Year-Old Beau Alexander Edwards: 'Love Doesn't Know Math' Cher Spotted Holding Hands with Amber Rose's Ex Alexander 'AE' Edwards in Los Angeles Cher was previously married to late musicians Sonny Bono and Gregg Allman, with whom she shares sons Chaz, 53, and Elijah, 46, respectively. She's also had high-profile relationships with the likes of Warren Beatty, Val Kilmer and Tom Cruise.