This performance was the first step towards an unexpected career in music – something that she had always dreamed about, but never thought to be realistic – and it resulted in Bailon putting her plans of becoming an obstetrician on hold.
She went on to become a founding member of 3LW and The Cheetah Girls, had an acting career in TV and movies, starred in her own reality series, and now co-hosts a syndicated talk show.
The Manhattan native eventually moved on and started dating gospel musician Israel Houghton in February 2016, and just six months later the couple was engaged to be married.
They eventually tied the knot in November of that year.
Houghton was married for over twenty years to his first wife, Meleasa.
Bailon got into a 4 Days til’ Christmas ✨ Oh, the happiness that fills my heart! While Bailon started dating Houghton, his oldest daughter Mariah announced her engagement to Byron Rideau. ha A post shared by Adrienne Eliza Houghton (@adriennebailon) on The Christian drama is the story of drug dealer Miles Montego (Ja Rule) who meets Christian girl Vanessa (Bailon) at a mutual friend’s house and they start a relationship.
engagement ring selfie, featuring her new supersized sparkler glittering in front of the Eiffel Tower.
We haven't stopped talking about Bailon's emerald-cut engagement ring ever since.
"There was some trickery going on," Bailon shared during a recent appearance on ."It honestly was just magical. They actually were celebrating 20 years of marriage.
I thought originally that we were just celebrating them and then obviously when the surprise happened, I was super excited and super happy. Bailon also revealed that although Houghton slipped that impressive super sparkler on her finger just six months into their romantic relationship, the to-be-wedded pair were actually friends long before. And then he got to know the real me and I love that."Now onto the wedding planning!