The 21-year-old singer and 26-year-old rapper were spotted holding hands backstage at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday. The MTV dressing room hallway cam caught the PDA just moments after Grande's performance of "Bang Bang" with Nicki Minaj and Jessie J.
Relationship rumors have been swirling about Grande and Big Sean in the past month, but the VMAs marks their first public display of affection. The pair collaborated on and released "Best Mistake," the new single from Grande's new album My Everything, on August 11.
BREAKING: BIG SEAN SPOTTED BACKSTAGE HOLDING HANDS WITH ARIANA GRANDE AND CITY SPUD pic.twitter.com/SAtLEBY8u6— Complex (@ComplexMag) August 25, 2014
Grande and boyfriend Jai Brooks broke up for a second time in July, and Big Sean and Glee star Naya Rivera called off their engagement in April. Grande released My Everything on August 22, while Big Sean last released Hall of Fame in 2013.