By Rima Bek
Hollywood, CA (Hollywood Today) 12/29/11—Lots of Christmas cheer is spreading as we continue to hear of people getting engaged.
Over Christmas weekend, NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan, 48, got engaged to Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto Jordan, 48, has been dating Prieto, 32, for three years. The basketball star has won six titles with the Chicago Bulls during the 1990s. He was previously married to Juanita Vanoy in September 1989. The two divorced in 2006. They have three children—sons Jeffrey Michael and Marcus James, and daughter Jasmine.
Aerosmith singer and “American Idol” judge Steven Tyler proposed to model and longtime girlfriend Erin Brady over their Christmas vacation in Hawaii. The ring—a 5-carat diamond designed by celebrity jeweler Loree Rodkin.
This will be Tyler’s third marriage. He was first married to Cyrinda Fox, an actress and model most famous for Andy Warhol’s “Bad.” The two divorced in 1987 and have a daughter, Mia. A year later, Tyler married clothing designer Teresa Barrick and have two children together. They divorced in 2006.
Five-time Grammy award winning country singer Wynonna Judd, of “The Judds,” is engaged to drummer boyfriend Cactus Moser.
Moser, a drummer for country group Highway 101, proposed to Judd on Christmas Eve. This will be Judd’s third marriage. She has two teenagers with her first husband. No wedding dates have been announced for any of these pending marriages.
Wishing all the best for these couples!