6 Celebs who kicked off their January 2022 in Barbados | Loop Barbados

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Some celebrities have started this New Year with sun, sand, sea and vibes in Barbados; with one couple even getting engaged.

It seems that in just 12 days of 2022, Barbados still appears to be a destination of choice amongst the stars.

According to the reports, 62-year-old Simon Cowell, who is no stranger to Barbados’ shores, proposed to his partner of eight years Lauren Silverman while on holiday recently along with their son Eric, seven, and Lauren’s 16-year-old son Adam, from a previous relationship. She said ‘Yes!’

Irish singer Andrea Corr during her annual winter break, soaked up lots of sun in Barbados. The 47-year-old entertainer was photographed in her bikini one a few days. The mom, was accompanied by her seven-year-old daughter Jean.

Despite a Barbados break not ending well for one Love Island star last year, former Love Island actress Montana Brown seemed to have a grand time in Barbados with her love interest Mark O’Connor. She even called the island ‘Dreamy’. The 26-year-old even enjoyed dinner and sunset along Carlisle Bay, St Michael, at the south coast beach-front Lobster Alive restaurant. She also shared photos taken at Bathsheba along the East coast of the island.

Actor Mark Wahlberg was back in the 246 this year too. He was here on a New Year’s break with his wife Rhea and their four children – Ella, 18, Michael, 15, Brendan, 13, and Grace, who was 11 at the time. The couple were together 21 years and married for 12 years. On January 4, he shared a photo with his younger daughter Grace who actually turned 12 on January 11.

The newest Barbados national hero rang in the new year at home when Rihanna and A$AP Rocky were spotted at an Old Year’s Night Party. So she was back home less than 30 days after her most recent visit to accept her national hero in the newly constructed Golden Square Freedom Park in Barbados’ capital city of Bridgetown.