Alisan Porter, Voice Winner and Curly Sue Star, engaged to dancer Justin de Vera

The Voice winner Alisan Porter engaged to Justin de Vera: 'It was perfect'

The Voice winner Alisan Porter engaged to Justin de Vera: ‘It was perfect’

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Alisan Porter and Justin de Vera are headed down the aisle!

The singer — best known for her lead role in 1991 Your Curly and for the victory The voice — revealed on social media Sunday that she and dancer/choreographer de Vera are engaged, telling the story of the moment he popped the question while the two attended a David Gray concert over the weekend.

“Last night while @davidgray was playing our song @jtrvth did the damn shake!” Porter, 41, wrote on Instagram, captioning a series of snaps of the pair showing off her square diamond ring . “It was perfect and full circle and very US.”

“The love I have for you spans many lifetimes my Beesh, just like you always say…..in this life and the next and the next and the next,” she wrote to de Vera, hashtagging the post “#thebeeshysaregettingmarried 💍 🤍. “

Porter and de Vera welcomed daughter Shilo Bee, their first child together, in October 2021. Porter also has son Mason Blaise, 10, and daughter Aria Sage, 8, with ex-husband Brian Autenrieth, with whom she was married from 2012 to 2017.

Saturday’s David Gray concert was “parents’ night” for Porter and de Vera, she said in a video on her Instagram post. “Yeah, this is going to be fun,” de Vera told the camera as a look of excitement crossed his face, knowing he was minutes away from proposing.

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Porter first announced that she and de Vera were expecting in April 2021, sharing a photo on Instagram of herself holding up an ultrasound as she posed with him and her children.

“We always knew you’d come with us,” she wrote. “We’ve dreamed of you. We’ve talked about you. We’ve felt you outside the realm of reality. But now you’re here. We’re all so excited in our own ways.”

The newly engaged couple spoke to PEOPLE about baby Shilo Bee following his birth. “We are over the moon and so in love with her,” the couple said last October. “She is the perfect blend of us and was the missing piece of the puzzle. We are very happy to have her here.”

Of their baby girl’s nickname, the couple added: “Melissa is special to us because we’ve always called each other B.”

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Decades before winning season 10 of the singing competition in 2016 as part of Christina Aguilera’s team, Porter graced the big screen as the title character i Your Curly.

The star was ready to lose her child stardom from the start, revealing in her sensational blind audition that she had long dreamed of becoming a singer.

“I was an actress when I was very young. It’s not my passion. This is my passion,” she told the coaches.

Months later, as the final moments of the highly competitive season approached, Porter couldn’t help but get emotional.

“I stood on stage in dress rehearsal and cried my eyes out. Literally, like Oprah’s ugly cry,” she told PEOPLE in 2020. “Because I’ve visualized that moment, that particular moment for some reason struck such an emotional chord with me .”

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