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    NEWSLETTERS

    Grammy winner Jason Mraz is no longer engaged.

    When Mraz and then-fiancee Tristan Prettyman announced their engagement in December, the crooner vowed to hold off on the wedding bells until same-sex marriage is recognized in America.

    The 33-year-old San Diego musician proposed to 28-year-old Prettyman -- another bright star in San Diego's musical landscape -- and soon after excitedly Tweeted to his fans, "SHE SAID YES."

    Unfortunately, their upgraded status didn't last the year.

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    E! Online reports Mraz and Prettyman, long considered an "on and off couple," decided to break off the engagement.

    When asked why, Mraz told The Daily Beast it was an either-or situation. Either the girl of his dreams or his music.

    "In my relationship, I was giving myself away to make the relationship better, but in actuality, I wasn't doing better by doing that. I became less of a man," he added.

    Mraz said the two are still "super friends" and still hang out, going to the movies and surfing together.