and Mariana Downing made their first public appearance as a couple. The 48-year-old singer and his 21-year-old girlfriend stepped out together on a red carpet at the 2017 Maestro Cares Foundation’s Changing Lives and Building Dreams Gala.
Marc and Mariana, who is 27 years old his junior, were all smiles while proudly posing together for photographers at the event held at Cipriani Wall Street on Tuesday, March 21 in NYC. Suiting up for a dapper look, the Puerto Rican actor/singer was seen putting his arm around his girlfriend’s waist.
Marc was honored at the event, which was also attended by actor and “” stars Selenis Leyva and Rosal Colon. The two-time Grammy Award and five-time Latin Grammy Award winner also hit the stage for a special performance.
Marc was married three times prior to dating Mariana. He was first married to Dayanara Torres from 2000 to 2004. He tied the knot with later that year, before ending their 10-year marriage in 2014. He then got married to Venezuelan model Shannon De Lima. They announced their divorce late last year. It was finalized last month.