Eddie Van Halen and Valerie Bertinelli’s last Wolfgang announces engagement to girlfriend after nearly seven years together: ‘She said yes!’
Wolfgang Van Halen, the son of the late Eddie Van Halen, is engaged.
The rocker, 31, announced his engagement to his girlfriend of nearly seven years, Andraia Allsop, on Instagram on Wednesday.
‘She said yes!!’ he gushed in the caption, along with three red heart emojis.
‘She said yes!’ Wolfgang Van Halen announced his engagement girlfriend Andraia Allsop, on Instagram on Wednesday
In the photo, taken by Andraia, the newly engaged couple were the picture of bliss as they snuggled up close to one another.
Andraia showed off her stunning diamond ring, featuring a dazzling band, as she gently placed her hand to his chin.
In April, Wolfgang attended the Grammys with Andraia and his mother Valerie Bertinelli following his nomination for Best Rock Song.
Despite not winning the gong, Wolfgang expressed his appreciation for the nod in a gushing tribute where he praised Andraia and his mother.
Long-time love: The rocker has been with Andraia for nearly seven years
‘We came, we saw, but we did NOT conquer and that’s ok! I got to have a wonderful night with the two most important women in my world,’ he posted to Instagram, along with a photo of the three on the red carpet.
‘Such an honor to be nominated for the first song I ever released on my own, in a category with artists I’ve looked up to my entire life. I don’t know if that’ll ever fully set in.
‘Pop didn’t win the first time he was nominated too, so it looks like I’m following in his footsteps quite nicely.
‘Who knows what the future holds. All I know is I’m feeling pretty damn grateful. What a wild experience this was.
‘You make my life better in every way’: Wolfgang also gave his love a glowing shout-out in honor of her birthday earlier this year
‘Thank you to @recordingacademy for the recognition, and thank YOU for the support. Y’all mean the world to me.’
Wolfgang also gave his love a glowing shout-out in honor of her birthday earlier this year.
‘Happy Birthday to my beautiful lady @photosbydraia. You make my life better in every way just by existing. I love you more than anything,’ he posted back in March.
The happy engagement news comes nearly two years following the death of Wolfgang’s father, Eddie Van Halen.
‘I got to have a wonderful night with the two most important women in my world’: In April, Wolfgang attended the Grammys with Andraia and his mother Valerie Bertinelli following his nomination for Best Rock Song
The legendary guitar player died at 65 in October 2020 following a stroke and longtime cancer battle.
Eddie Van Halen co-founded the California rock band, Van Halen, with his brother Alex Van Halen.
The band, with David Lee Roth on vocals and bassist Michael Anthony on bass, went on to become one of the huge recording and touring rock bands of the late 1970 and 80s with songs like Unchained, Jump, Ain’t Talkin’ bout Love, Hot For Teacher and Running with The Devil.
Heartbreak: Eddie was 65 when he died after battling throat cancer for several years
Sammy Hagar would take over on vocals from 1985 until 1996, only to be eventually replaced by Roth.
Wolfgang would take over on bass for Anthony in 2006, which would last all the way until his father’s death in 2020.
Eddie Van Halen is widely recognized as one of the greatest and innovative guitar players in the history of rock and roll.