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Kelsea Ballerini, 30, and her boyfriend Chase Stokes, 30, lit up the pink carpet on the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards in New Jersey on Sept. 12! The “it couple” made their pink carpet second additional romantic by sporting matching pink outfits forward of the ceremony. The “Miss Me More” singer, for her half, rocked a pink floor-length cutout robe with an attractive cutout entrance and heart.

Chase’s girlfriend made certain to decorate her look and added a number of gold bracelets to her wrist. Kelsea appeared additional attractive with an on-trend smokey eye and her golden tresses worn straight down. As well as, her pink robe featured a cutout within the again that went previous her mid-back. The Outer Banks star, for his half, appeared additional dapper in a low-cut black gown shirt and a pink jacket. He accomplished the outfit with white trousers, a black belt, and black gown sneakers.

Whereas on the pink carpet forward of the present, Kelsea and Chase packed on the PDA and shared a passionate kiss (watch the video here)! He additionally made certain to gush over his girlfriend throughout an interview with Entertainment Tonight that very same evening. Chase revealed the “pep talk” that he gave himself forward of his first date with the nation music sensation. “Don’t screw this up! Don’t screw this up! Don’t screw this up!” he recalled telling himself on the time. He additionally sweetly admitted that forward of the date he “knew” that he “liked this girl.”

Quickly after images and movies of the couple landed on social media whereas on the VMAs, lots of their followers took to the feedback to react to seeing them collectively. “There [sic] so cute,” one fan tweeted, whereas one other added, “TF They cute.” A separate fan couldn’t assist however admire the second that Chase seemingly requested Kelsea if he may kiss her. “the consent check in,” they penned, together with a pink coronary heart emoji.

Though Kelsea and her man hit up the pink carpet at this 12 months’s VMAs, the “If You Go Down” musician will not be nominated for her music this time round. Curiously, she has but to be nominated for an MTV VMA altogether, as per her official IMDb web page. Kelsea does produce other prestigious awards underneath her belt, together with a complete of three Grammy nominations. The extremely anticipated ceremony can also be the place she selected to spend her thirtieth birthday! She took to Instagram two days previous to have a good time her birthday with a carousel of images. “THIRTY to life would go quicker with them now let’s *officially* bring in this next decade on tuesday at the VMA’s shall we?!” she captioned the candy publish.