Singer-songwriter Demi Lovato and actor Wilmer Valderrama announced their decision to end their nearly six-year relationship via their respective Instagram accounts on Friday.

The two shared the following statement: "After almost 6 loving and wonderful years together, we have decided to end our relationship. This was an incredibly difficult decision for both of us, but we have realized more than anything that we are better as best friends. We will always be supportive of one another. Thank you to everyone who has offered us kindness and support over the years. With only love, Wilmer & Demi."