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Brian McKnight American R&B star is engaged!

The singer and songwriter gladly made the announcement on his Instagram page, May 19, 2017.

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Leila Mendoza and Brian McKnight play

Leila Mendoza and Brian McKnight


Brian McKnight and Leilani Malia Mendoza just got engaged, and the American artiste is here for all the love and excitement.

Leilani and Brian, who has 16 grammy nominations have been together since 2014 and after he went on one knee and proposed, she sweetly gave him a 'yes'.

Taking to Instagram to share the news, Brian posts a loved-up black and white photo with the inscription; "She said yes.

play The engagement photo shared on IG by Brian (Instagram)

"[It] took me 42 years to find her and I'm never letting her go. I'm so in love with you baby #iloveourlife #priceless #brianized."

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Brian was formerly married to Julie McKnight, with whom he has two kids.

play Brian McKnight is engaged to Leila Mendoza (IG)

Speaking about his new fiance in  December 2016, the singer tells Montgomery Adviser, “We haven’t gotten married yet, but we’re more married than any married couple I know.”

Well, it's time to make it formal, Brian, ain't it?

Congratulations to the couple.

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