John Legend said four very special words to his lady love over the Christmas holiday: "Will you marry me?" The 'Get Lifted' creator asked his longtime girlfriend, Chrissy Teigen for her hand in marriage while the two vacationed in the Maldives. reports that Legend popped the question to the 26-year-old model during the festive holiday. "John Legend and his girlfriend, model Chrissy Teigen, got engaged over the holidays while vacationing in the Maldives," Legend's rep, Cindi Berger, told People.

No further details surrounding the engagement have been released.

Teigen, who's of Thai and Norwegian descent, met the R&B singer in 2007, and, together, have graced many red carpets and been photographed for many events Legend's attended.

The 'Green Light' performer, 32, is currently crafting material for his fifth album, which has yet to be titled. He'll be ringing in 2012 with a performance at The Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve.

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How John Legend Developed His Music Career