Contrary to popular belief, Nicole Richie and Joel Madden are NOT getting a divorce.
The 33-year-old fashion designer and 36-year-old rocker have been incessantly hounded by breakup rumors. To finally put a stop the rumor mill, Nicole’s father, Lionel Richie, decided to end the hearsay once and for all.
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Lionel confirmed to E! News that the couple’s marriage is very much intact!
“I’m going to set the record straight," he gushed. "They are so happy.”
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Back in June, it was speculated that there would be an "imminent" split after movers were seen outside the couple’s Beverly Hills home.
Nicole and Joel — who are proud parents to daughter Harlow, 7, and son Sparrow, 5 — wed in December 2010 after four years of dating.