Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger Get Married-Maybe
People magazine is reporting that Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger of Nickelback tied the knot this weekend in the South of France.
A tweet by Mike Heller, the CEO of the talent company that represents Avril, stated:
I’m in south of France about to see my little Rok star #avril get married I am so happy to be part of this special celebration.
Kroeger, 38 and Lavigne, 28, started dating while Kroeger was working with Lavigne on her latest album, “Here’s To Never Growing Up.”
UPDATE: People magazine is now reporting that the news was premature.
A source close to the Avril camp tells PEOPLE that the wedding did not happen Saturday.
Several other sources are saying they DID get married, like US Weekly:
Us Weekly‘s sources call the wedding ceremony a “very intimate affair.” The event took place on June 29 in Cannes, France. Lavigne is said to have walked down the aisle in a Johanna Johnson custom-made dress. Her gay best friend acted as her guest of honor.
Update 6/30 from US Weekly:
A source close to Laivgne says the couple are “technically not married yet.” The pair had a wedding party on June 29 in Cannes, France, kicking off their festivities, but the actual ceremony is Monday, July 1. When Mike Heller (the CEO of Talent Resources, the talent company that manages Lavigne) tweeted on June 29 that Lavigne was getting married, a second source explains that “he never tweeted the wedding happened, just said he was on his way and excited for his friend.” Mindy Weiss, who also planned the festivities, has been Instagramming photos from France, including the sunset in Cannes. “It is extremely intimate, just close friends and family,” the source adds.