Cheryl Cole splits from US dancer boyfriend

Singer Cheryl Cole has split-up with her US dancer boyfriend.

Cheryl Cole and Tre Holloway (centre) performing last year. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

The former judge on ITV's X Factor had dated Tre Holloway, 28, since last year but are believed to have separated as far back as June.

The pair met when he appeared alongside the 30-year-old former Girls Aloud star for a TV performance on the X Factor and they had been travelling between the UK and US to spent time together.

Cole, who recently added to her tattoo collection with roses across her lower back and bottom, was previously married to Chelsea footballer Ashley Cole but they divorced in 2010.

A spokesman for the singer confirmed she and Holloway have split.