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Stars Reveal
Who Really Broke Their Hearts

Taylor Swift isn’t the only one to get raw about past breakups. 


During an interview on Apple's Beat 1 radio in 2019, Gomez reflected on her final breakup with teen love Justin Bieber: “My heart was just so tired.”

Selena Gomez

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She and Riverdale costar Cole Sprouse split for good in 2020. Reinhart described her post-breakup feelings to Refinery29 as a “black tunnel."

Lili Reinhart


Swift finally released the 10-minute version of her heart-wrenching breakup ballad “All Too Well” — believed to be about her 2011 flame Jake Gyllenhall — last week. 

Taylor Swift


I look back on [Red] as my true breakup album ... that I wrote specifically about pure, absolute, to-the-core heartbreak.

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She told Entertainment Tonight that her split from Descendants costar Thomas Doherty “was really hard,” noting the “mourning process” she went through.

Dove Cameron

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Before they reconciled, got engaged and welcomed baby girl Daisy Dove, Orlando Bloom broke the pop star’s heart in 2017 — just as she experienced a “shift” in her career.

Katy Perry

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It was so important for me to be broken so that I could find my wholeness in a whole different way.

to Q on CBC

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The model dated The Weeknd on and off for years. “It was my first breakup … and so public," she told Teen Vogue in 2017. “Love hurts, but you have to pull through.”

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Cannon confessed that Kim Kardashian “broke my heart” after they dated in 2006. “We were kids, we were young," he said on Drink Champs.

Nick Cannon

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The actress and her X-Men costar Nicholas Hoult split the same year she finished The Hunger Games trilogy, leaving her feeling lost. 

Jennifer Lawrence

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Being 24 was this whole year of, ‘Who am I without these movies? Who am I without this man?’

to Diane Sawyer

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Here's Who Fans Think the Actress Is in Taylor Swift's 'All Too Well'

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