Jewel Kilcher is a four-times Grammy-nominated multi-platinum singer-songwriter, poet, author, producer, and actress.Her first debut album “Pieces of You” released in 1995 yielded the hit single “Who Will Save Your Soul” which kick-started her unsteady career to rise to fame in 1996.MORE: Jewel Makes Her Debut on Discovery Channel's 'Alaska: The Last Frontier' -- Watch the New Trailer!Though Whitehouse wasn’t in the Big Apple while Jewel was promoting her new Hallmark show, , the duo does try to travel together whenever possible."“It depends on when we have seen each other and how much we have seen each other," she said."I think a lot of women have a false fantasy that now makes you secure, and as women grow to be more independent and have their own security, it doesn’t mean the same thing all the time.”For now, Jewel and her beau of more than a year are simply enjoying taking things slow.“I think having a connected, meaningful relationship is a really important and great thing,” she told ET. He has impeccable character -- very smart, very funny.""He is surprisingly silly, which I think a lot of people wouldn't know about him and in the most charming way," she added.“I don't think marriage has to be a part of it.”Even though she won’t be walking down the aisle anytime soon, the multi-platinum selling singer couldn’t stop gushing over the Indianapolis Colts quarterback."He has been great," Jewel said of Whitehurst. "He has a great sense of humor and [is] just very supportive." Jewel has a thing for jocks -- she used to be married to pro rodeo cowboy Ty Murray ... Now, she's hooked up with Whitehurst -- who's considered a Top 5 QB in the NFL ... Looks like Jewel has met someone who is meant for her! News can confirm the singer has been dating the Colts' backup quarterback, Charlie Whitehurst, "for a while."A source exclusively tells us, "They are boyfriend and girlfriend, and its official. Jewel announced their divorce in July 2014, writing in a blog post at the time, "My husband, friend and partner of 16 years and I have decided to get a divorce.
So, how was Jewel Kilcher married life with her ex-husband?I enjoyed Sean and would eventually fall in love, but I did not go around holding hands or trying to be seen or noticed According to Jewel Kilcher, she kept her dating affair with Sean Penn a secret because she wanted to be famous for her music, not her dating affair.However, the relationship between them could not last long, and Sean married Robin Wright shortly after in 1996. "Loved her from 1st time I met her & now she's dating a Clemson fella, Charlie Whitehurst= awesome! Meanwhile, speculation over Jewel and Whitehurst began when Nancy O'Dell shared a photo with the couple during a Clemson football game on Monday night."Love running in to my pal @jewel on the field," O'Dell wrote.Unfortunately, our website is currently unavailable in most European countries.