New couple alert! The fifty nine year old "Jack and Diane" 1980's era rock singer John Mellencamp has split with his wife, Elaine Irwin, and is "friends" with Meg Ryan. Mellencamp's publicist, Bob Merlis, announced on Thursday that Mellencamp and his wife of 18 years have decided to part ways and "will continue to raise their children in Indiana but have decided to call it a day as a couple."
A source dished that Ryan may be dating Mellencamp as the pair have been spotted arm in arm at various venues, including backstage at the rocker's concerts.
Ryan is an actress and star of the 1980's era film "When Harry Met Sally."