In 2015, Gomez said that she was just friends with Horan and insisted that their relationship was strictly platonic.
Selena Gomez made the ultimate comeback at this year's American Music Awards.
They reignited the relationship rumors when they reunited at the American Music Awards.
And when Ryan Seacrest asked him about it, the 1D singer told him to "sort it out." Are the Niall Horan and Selena Gomez dating rumors true?
Though Horan refused to give a direct answer, he did touch on the dating rumors during his latest appearance on this Wednesday (Nov. Speaking with host Ryan Seacrest, the “This Town” singer admitted that it had been “about a year” since his last serious relationship. When Seacrest informed Horan that he “should rekindle with Selena,” the One Direction boy bander said he had to “sort it out.” “I prefer it this way,” the 23-year-old said of being unattached, adding that he just wants to have “a good time” right now.
Horan was last seen with his rumored gal pal at the 2016 American Music Awards, where he shared a hug with the “Hands to Myself” songstress before Gomez took the stage to open up about her struggles with depression and anxiety.
Selena Gomez and Niall Horan were spotted getting hot and heavy around this time last year.
So, are they rekindling the romance now that Gomez is learning to love again?
(Niall, call us.) At this point, it appears his music — including his upcoming Jingle Ball performances — is what's really on his mind.
"I'll be bringing out [another] song starting next year, I'd say, and I'll probably try to bring the album out just before the summer," Niall shared.
Sources said they hugged, congratulated each other, and looked really happy. So while they aren't dating at the moment, they could become more than friends.
And no matter what happens with Horan, Gomez is not getting back together with her ex, Justin Bieber.
He later told Washington radio station Click 98.9," I mean, normal people don't hold hands if they're just friends" but also said, "It was going on.