Ricky Martin is engaged to artist Jwan Yosef

Ricky Martin is engaged to artist Jwan Yosef

The Livin' La Vida Loca singer revealed the news during his appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Wednesday. "I went insane because I really love what he does", explains Martin, who reached out to the painter and plastic arts creator.

"I proposed. I was really nervous", Martin explained.

She smiled and said, "I want all of you to see Ricky's concert, so you're going to go and get a pair of tickets and a two night stay at the Monte Carlo".

Martin said, "It was very lovely and then, like, 30 minutes after I said, 'Wait, did you say yes?' Yes, he said yes". "You're all invited, did I just say that?"

Ricky is also dad to eight-year-old twins Matteo and Valentino, who were born to a surrogate mother in August 2008.

"I'm so happy for you", DeGeneres told Martin.

Martin then went on to tell the host possibly the sweetest engagement story you'll hear all day.

He eventually got the words, "Will you marry me?" to come out of his mouth and Yosef said yes.

Singer and actor Enrique Martín Morales popularly known as Ricky Martin recently proposed to his boyfriend Jawan Yosef.

Ellen DeGeneres, who is notorious for getting the scoop on celebrities personal life was thrilled about the announcement. "They love each other".

Martin nervously popped the question by declaring he "got something" for Yosef rather than the more traditional 'will you marry me'.

"It's been just flawless", he said. "It's been really special", he gushed.

Watch Ricky perform his greatest hit on Ellen in the video below.