Selena Gomez Shares Sweetest Message to Boyfriend Benny Blanco on His Birthday

The adorable and talented pair have been linked for several months.
Selena Gomez and Benny Blanco

Selena Gomez and Benny Blanco.

Record producer Benny Blanco turned 36 on March 8, and no one was more excited to celebrate his special day than his girlfriend, Selena Gomez. The Only Murders in the Building star shared the sweetest set of Instagram pics along with a love-filled message for her beau’s birthday. 

“Happy birthday baby!” Gomez gushed. “Your emotional endurance, positive disposition, unbelievable talent (that blows me away), undeniable humor and loving, kind heart absolutely kill me. I love you @itsbennyblanco 🎂🥹.”

Alongside the sweet note, the “Love On” singer included pics of the two snuggled up together, sharing smooches and looking completely in love. The sweet outpouring of adoration has racked up more than 6.5 likes in less than 24 hours from Gomez’s 429 million followers.

“🥹💕🥰💋❤️,” Blanco responded in the comments.

“mom & dad 🙌🏻 yall are so freaking adorable 🥺❤️,” musician Haven added. “Happy Birthday Benny!!”

“Angels🥹,” a fan gushed of the sweet pair. “Happy birthday @itsbennyblanco 🎂🎉 We love you so much❤️.”

“cuties 🥹💚,” the official Hulu IG account cheered.

“Awww very happy birthday to you @itsbennyblanco and you guys make cutest couple,” another follower stated. 

Gomez, 31, and Blanco have been dating for several months and first confirmed their relationship status in early December. At that time, the two had been dating for about six months. Additionally, the “Lose You to Love Me” singer hard launched the partnership on Instagram in December with a few cute pics of the pair.

“He is my absolute everything in my heart,” Gomez wrote in a comment on the platform on Dec. 7.

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