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' There's gotta be somebody else better to go into and destroy.”For the moment, though, this budding romance hurts so good.
Besides, this is a new twist on the rock star–supermodel pairing: just a couple of empty-nesters who ain’t even done with the night.
Check it out: Rocker John Mellencamp, who turns 64 today (Wednesday), is dating eternally swimsuit-worthy supermodel Christie Brinkley, 61.
The couple were spied departing an Upper East Side Italian restaurant on Saturday night holding hands because, after all, everyone needs a hand to hold on to.
Two days later Brinkley accompanied the nicotine-fueled rocker to a taping of cover model to appear on Mellencamp’s arm, as he was married to Ford model Elaine Irwin for 18 years.
And of course Mellencamp is not Brinkley’s first intimate encounter with a performer who appeared at the original (1985) Farm Aid, as she and piano man emeritus Billy Joel were wed from 1985 to 1994.
Model Christie Brinkley arrives at the premiere of Ides of March in New York October 5.
Mellencamp has a four-pack-a-day habit that a 1994 heart attack did nothing to curb.The relationship has apparently advanced from minutes to memories in swift fashion.Mellencamp and Brinkley were first spotted together on September 14 dining at the Bowery Hotel in New York City, although Gotham’s notoriously breathless tabloids failed to note whether or not canoodling took place.“I figure, my body is so polluted now that nothing [harmful] can live in there,” he told fellow Hoosier and former host David Letterman while smoking a cigarette last spring.
“Cancer can go in there and go, 'I'm not going in there!
Christie Brinkley and John Mellencamp are taking New York by storm; the pair has been on a dating whirlwind lately.