BLINK-182’s Travis Barker made headlines when he confirmed his relationship with reality star Kourtney Kardashian.
The pair have quickly become one of Instagram’s most popular couples, often flaunting their outings and lavish vacations on social media.
Rumors claim that Travis Barker dated Kim Kardashian in the past
Did Travis Barker and Kim Kardashian date?
Barker’s daughter Alabama posted text messages from her mother Shanna Moakler, alleging that Kim and her ex had been an item.
Social media went into a frenzy after the alleged messages from Moakler claimed that she “divorced Travis because I caught him having an affair with Kim.”
Moakler also alleged that he was “emotionally abusive” and “controls” his daughter’s social media.
What did Kim Kardashian and Travis Barker say?
Barker and Kim have been friends since before the Keeping Up With The Kardashians began filming.
On May 17, 2021, a source close to Kim debunked the dating rumors to Page Six saying that she and Barker “have never had a romantic relationship.”
However, celebrity gossip king Perez Hilton dished to his followers about an Instagram story posted by Aubrey O’Day last July, reminiscing on past Fourth of July celebrations.
Barker’s ex, Shanna Moakler alleges that she divorced him because of his affair with Kim KardashianCredit: Getty
According to screenshots, O’Day allegedly wrote: “I was ‘BFFs’ with Kim Kardashian during a Fourth.
“She was hooking up with Travis Barker and we were at his house … he was really dope,”
She continued: “Shanna his ex (who I love) supposedly was threatening to slash her tires (sorry girl but that was funny s**t, I would have too) so they asked her to park her car somewhere else.”
After O’Day’s story went viral on social media, Moakler confirmed her allegations to Us Weekly on May 18.
She reiterated: “I divorced my ex because I saw them — I caught them having an affair,”
Barker and Kim back in 2007Credit: Getty
Moakler also claimed the affair happened before Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ 2007 premiere.
Adding: “Someone sent me all their [text] conversations and I’m also close friends with people who were there, while things were happening.”
She also alleges that Barker is “100 percent” lying about his relationship with Kim.
“He is dating her sister now, so I think that would be really weird,” she added.
The Sun has reached out to reps for Kim and Travis for comment.
When did Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker start dating?
Kourtney and Barker had been friends for years and lived nearby each other in Calabasas.
Barker and Kourtney Kardashian confirmed their relationship in February 2021Credit: The Mega Agency
Back in February, the pair confirmed their romance by posting an Instagram pic of them holding hands.
They were later spotted at a UFC game in March and went on a ski vacation together in Utah.
Barker showered Kourtney with dozens of flowers for her 42nd birthday back in April as she showed off his sentiment on her social media.