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Kings of Leon's Jared Followill Engaged

Bassist proposed to girlfriend Martha Patterson last month

May 2, 2012 1:30 PM ET
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Jared Followill of Kings of Leon performs in Melbourne, Australia.
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Kings of Leon's Jared Followill is now engaged, reports JustJared.com. A rep for Followill confirmed to the site that the bassist proposed to girlfriend Martha Patterson on April 11th at his Nashville home. Patterson, a model, and the 25-year-old Followill have only been dating a few months. There's no word on the wedding date.

The good news follows a rocky period for Kings of Leon. The band canceled their tour last summer amidst rumors of turmoil and have laid low since.

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