The Amount of Celebrity Couples Who’ve Ended It This Year (So Far) Is Soul-Crushing

All these breakups. Where's the love in 2016?

By Claire Downs

This year is looking to be the year of the single life. We’re only at the halfway point, but we’ve seen some wild, headline-grabbing breakups, as well as some shocking splits no one saw coming. You can’t help but feel a little less trustworthy in love when a star couple like Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama call things off after six solid years together. How are we supposed to recover when we’ve been blindsided by the breakups of Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris and Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik in the same week. While we dry our tears and say goodbye to couple names like Kyga, say hello to the newly single celebs of summer (and some who have already moved on)!

  • 1 Liev Schreiber and Naomi Watts
    Days after Liev Schreiber gushed to Us Weekly about his longtime girlfriend Naomi Watts, the pair announced that they were separating. The couple, who share a 7-year-old son, began dating in 2005.

  • 2 Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
    Say it ain’t so! After dating for 12-years and being married for 2, Angelina Jolie reportedly filed for divorce from Brad Pitt. “Sources” tell TMZ Brangelina’s split was centered largely around disputes over “kids, alleged substance abuse and anger.”

  • 3 Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart
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    Jennifer Lopez, 47, and Casper Smart, 29, reportedly called it quits after dating on and off for about five years. “It wasn’t anything dramatic and they were on good terms—it just came to a natural end,” a source said of their breakup.

  • 4 Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney
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    Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney are reportedly dunzo after five years together, putting an end to their longterm engagement. “Sources” told TMZ the two split in early July, and Gaga has since been spotted out without her engagement ring.

  • 5 Taylor Swift & Calvin Harris
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    The couple called it quits in early June, with Harris announcing it on his Twitter, and Taylor pulling the ultimate ex-gf move by retweeting Harris’ breakup tweet. But Tay has moved on: she’s reportedly dating Tom Hiddleston, AKA Loki from Thor.

  • 6 Gigi Hadid & Zayn Malik
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    In the same week that Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris broke their situation off, Gigi and Zayn crushed the souls of teenage girls around the world. They called off their year-long relationship in early June after appearing together at The Met Ball.

  • 7 Demi Lovato & Wilmer Valderrama
    After celebrating their sixth anniversary together, the couple separated for good in early June. Though Demi’s Twitter announcement said it was mutual, she cited their 12-year age difference and wanting to tie the knot in earlier interviews.

  • 8 Iggy Azalea & Nick Young
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    Give Iggy and Nick an A for effort. The super cute couple tried to bounce back from a messy situation after Nick’s antics in a club with another woman was exposed in a video recorded by his own teammate in March. Three months later they announced their engagement was off.

  • 9 Amber Heard & Johnny Depp
    After being married for over a year, and going through a dog-smuggling ordeal together, Heard and Depp broke up in May. It’s been one of the messiest celebrity divorces in recent memory with allegations of domestic abuse coming out.

  • 10 Kylie Jenner & Tyga
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    After rumors surfaced of a possible split back in November, Kylie and Tyga called it off in May. Don’t shed any tears for this former power couple. They both have been doing well for themselves, Kylie has been spotted out with rapper PARTYNEXTDOOR and Tyga’s been seen in Cannes with lingerie model Demi Rose Mawby.

  • 11 Khloe Kardashian & James Harden
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    The reality star and b-ball player started dating last June, but both just couldn’t make it work, citing their “busy schedules” as a reason for the breakup in Feb. But, Khloe’s back on the scene – she announced on her blog that she joined OKCupid, and for some reason we all just joined OKCupid.

  • 12 Sharon & Ozzy Osbourne
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    This May, Sharon announced that she was filing divorce papers after rumors that Ozzy was unfaithful. The couple has been married for 34 years, so we can all understand why daughter Kelly put alleged mistress on blast.

  • 13 Kat Von D & Steve-O
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    The tatted couple dated from November of last year until ending things in March. Pulling a classic ex-boyfriend move, Steve-O apparently announced the split by deleting all pictures of Kat from his Instagram.

  • 14 Lea Michele & Matthew Paetz
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    It was a beautiful two-year romance for Lea and her bae Matthew after meeting on the set of one of her music videos. They split in February and there were no dirty deets to the split. Just the good old-fashion “grown apart.”

  • 15 Zac Efron & Sami Miro
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    Zac and Sami (a stylist and model) dated for two years before he pulled the plug on the relationship in April. Someone in the inner circle revealed that “the spark had died,” but the couple will remain cool.

  • 16 Hilary Swank & Ruben Torres
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    After dating for a year and getting engaged in March, Swank and the tennis player didn’t make it to the alter. They broke things off this June.

  • 17 Jenny Slate & Dean Fleischer-Camp
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    This May, Jenny and her film editor husband of four years decided to call it off and part on amicable terms. A source described the split as a situation where the two “just grew apart.”

  • 18 Drew Barrymore & Will Kopelman
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    Barrymore and Kopelman, an art consultant, revealed that their four-year marriage was coming to an end in April. The couple have two children together.

  • 19 Kirsten Dunst & Garrett Hedlund
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    The 2016 Golden Globes was the last moment of PDA we’ll remember from Dunst and her very handsome bae. Shortly after the award show they stopped seeing each other following a four year romance.

  • 20 Keegan-Michael Key & Cynthia Blaise
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    Keegan-Michael Key filed for divorce from his wife of 17 years this January.

VH1 staffers bring Kylie Jenner and Tyga’s relationship timeline to life in the following video.