Ellie was said to be in good spirits on New Year’s Eve.The couple met in 2010 after Greg, 26, attended one of Ellie’s live shows.There were indications near the end of last year that the couple were drifting apart – Ellie started to move some of her belongings out of a flat the couple shared on account of their pad becoming too cluttered.
The 23-year-old singer is said to have started a relationship with the cheeky radio presenter two months ago after meeting him at the station.
The pairing marks the first relationship for Ellie since splitting from a mystery man known only as 'Matthew', who she dated for two years. But after being introduced to Greg by a mutual friend she had a change of heart.
A source told The Sun: 'Ellie hasn't had a serious relationship since splitting from Matthew. And despite the fact they have only been dating for two months, Greg has been a fan of Ellie's for a lot longer.
Ellie Goulding has reportedly confirmed her relationship with Radio 1 DJ Greg James.
The pair have been dating for the last two months after being introduced by a mutual friend."It was funny how it all came about," Goulding told ."Greg had come to a few of my early gigs and someone had told me he was a really big fan."I didn't actually know who he was but I listened in to Radio 1 and found out.
I invited him to my vinyl pressing and we got talking.The couple apparently split up before the Christmas period, according to The Sun, after their differing schedules were proving to be too much of a strain on their relationship.The paper says the pair ended things amicably and are still good friends.Ellie, 25, is currently working on a follow-up album to her debut in 2010, Lights.Last year saw the singer win a critic’s choice Brit award, as well as the honour of performing at Kate Middleton and Prince William’s wedding reception.The Starry Eyed singer took her mind off the break up by heading to Thailand after Christmas with mate Jessie J.