MARIAH CAREY/NICK CANNON DIVORCE 'A DONE DEAL': Stick a fork in MARIAH CAREY and NICK CANNON'S six year marriage because it's done.
We told you yesterday the New York Post was reporting that the couple has been living apart for months now because Mariah supposedly doesn't trust Nick and suspected him of cheating, while Nick is tired of being bossed around and is fed up with Mariah's "diva demands".
Well today, TMZ joins the breakup party. They claim that not only have Mariah and Nick been living apart since May, but that their relationship is so beyond saving, lawyers have been negotiating a property settlement and custody agreement for months, and that a divorce is all but "a done deal."
Their sources say Nick's appearance on an L.A. radio show in March was the beginning of the end. after Nick played "name the 5 celebs you've slept with" and one of the five he mentioned was his old girlfriend KIM KARDASHIAN. Mariah, they allege, felt humiliated by his candor, and the relationship never recovered.
For Nick's part ... he feels Mimi has surrounded herself with "yes men" and has become impossible to live. He supposedly can't stand that she can't handle it when he dares to disagree with her.
SPLITSVILLE - POPULATION ZAC EFRON + MEG RYAN: After just two months of dating -- or whatever they've been doing -- ZAC EFRON and MICHELLE RODRIGUEZ have called it quits, supposedly after having a big fight in Ibiza, Spain.
No word on what the fight was about, but one gossip site source says it was over "Michelle [doing] her own thing," adding, "Zac knew this about her when he got with her. He's very into her though...perhaps more than she's into him."
Meanwhile ... People magazine is reporting that MEG RYAN and singer JOHN MELLENCAMP have split after nearly three years of dating.
Distance was reportedly the biggest factor in the decision. She lives in New York City, while he resides in Indiana. Mellencamp recently told Rolling Stone magazine he was too "sensitive" to live in New York and had no plans of ever leaving Indiana. "I'm going to die here," he's quoted as saying.
IN DENIAL: BEYONCE'S mom is denying divorce rumors involving her daughter and JAY Z.
Tina Knowles was leaving a restaurant in Beverly Hills yesterday when she was bum rushed by a paparazzo who asked for a comment on the divorce rumors. Tina told the guy everything between them is "perfect".
But according to Us Weekly, Bey and Jay aren't exactly crazy in love anymore. The tab claims Beyonce been asking bestie GWYNETH PALTROW for advice on how she can 'consciously uncouple' from Jay.
The magazine reports she's so impressed with how Gwennie parted ways with CHRIS MARTIN after 10 years of marriage that she's been hitting her up for direction on how to end her marriage in the best way possible.
A so called insider says Beyonce’ is planning to make her move and announce a split in the fall, and that similar to Paltrow and Martin, 'The day after the announcement, Bey and Jay will still be spotted together. The two will be all lovey-dovey.'
TODAY IN CELEBRITY ICE BUCKET CHALLENGES: Gwyneth Paltrow posted her ice bucket challenge yesterday. Watch it for the bikini, but hear it for her screaming at the end.
LINDSAY LOHAN took the ice bucket challenge last night on "The Tonight Show" ...