Melissa Etheridge Is Engaged! Singer Announces Plans to Marry Linda Wallem

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty Images) Congratulations to Melissa Etheridge, who just announced her engagement to actress, writer, and producer Linda Wallem!Etheridge made the big announcement on both Twitter and CNN shortly after news broke that the Supreme Court had struck down the Defense of Marriage Act and dismissed an appeal for California's Proposition 8, effectively clearing the way for same-sex marriage in the state."Lets hear it for the general progress of the human mind. With a beautiful sweep of sweet...Read Full Story

Melissa and Tammy Etheridge Split

By Olivia on
Getty ImagesMelissa Etheridge and her wife Tammy have split after nine years together, the singer's rep told today. The statement read: "Melissa and Tammy Etheridge are saddened to announce that they are now separated." The ex-couple released an additional statement of their own, saying, "We ask for consideration and respect for our family as we go through this difficult period."Melissa, 48, and Tammy, 35, tied the knot in 2003, and Tammy gave birth to their two children three...Read Full Story