According to People magazine, Grammy winner Sheryl Crow andÂ seven-time Tour de France championÂ Lance Armstong have untied the engagement knot and gone their separate ways.Â The buff rock and roller and cancer survivor bicyclist were engaged last September soon after Armstrong’sÂ retirement from the pro circuit.Â He and Crow officially began their public displays of affection back in early 2004.
“After much thought and consideration we have made a very tough decision to split up.Â We both have aÂ deep love and respect for each other and we ask that everyone respect our privacy during this very difficult time,” a jointÂ statement released to People through Amtsrong’s spokesman read.
Over the Super Bowl weekend, stars lined up to share their thoughts on this latest Hollywood breakup.Â
Jenna Elfman was saddened and shocked by the news, “Are you kidding me?Â Oh lord, everybody is breaking up, it’s ridiculous!”
John Travolta stressed the importance of communication, “You gotta keep communication in, you gotta keep creating it.”
Our thoughts exactly, John.Â Love the one you’re with and communicate, communicate, communicate!
Oh, and by the way,Â what’s a girlÂ to do with a six-carat diamond engagement ring when the relationship had fizzled?Â Just curious.Â