Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson have separated


Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson’s romance is over.


The duo, who were first linked in October 2021, ended their relationship this week, a source told PEOPLE.


“Part of the reason they broke up was because of their busy schedules,” an insider said. “They both travel all the time and it was tough.”


E ! News was first to report news of Kardashian, 41, and Davidson’s split.


Representatives for the two stars did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.


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Kardashian and the Saturday Night Live the comedian, 28, shared an on-screen kiss for a skit during the SKIMS mogul SNL Hosting starts October 9, 2021.


Kardashian later recalled the moment on Amanda Hirsch Not skinny but not fat podcast in April 2022. “When we kissed, I was like, ‘Hmm!’ It was a stage kiss, but it was still, kinda zing. It wasn’t anything like a super crazy feeling. I was just like, ‘Hmm,’ and then I was like, ‘ Wow I really did’ I haven’t kissed anyone else in 10 years so maybe I’m just like I’m stupid and it’s nothing and it’s just a stage kiss,” she said at the time.


The duo then made headlines when they were spotted holding hands on a roller coaster at Knott’s Scary Farm in Buena Park, Calif., in October 2021, as seen in exclusive photos obtained by PEOPLE.


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The two continued to hang out together after Knott’s Scary Farm, including when Kardashian traveled to Davidson’s hometown of Staten Island, New York, for dinner at Campania, an Italian restaurant, the following month.


The pair were then spotted the following weekend in Palm Springs, holding hands and smiling, and continued to stay close in the weeks that followed, even kicking off the New Year with a short trip to the Bahamas.


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Then, in February of this year, Davidson opened up about living his life in the spotlight and hanging out with his “girlfriend” Kardashian during a chat with Kay Adams, host of PEOPLE (The TV show!).


“Well, I don’t really have Instagram – I don’t have Instagram or Twitter or anything. So most of my daily life is getting into cars and showing up at a set,” the comedian said.


“Or, if I’m leaving, I’m hanging out with my friends or chilling with my girlfriend inside. So I’m not doing much,” he continued, referencing Kardashian with the title publicly. for the first time.


The couple then made their Instagram debut on March 11, with Kardashian sharing two photos of Davidson.


Kardashian and Davidson also showed up to the 2022 Met Gala for a star-studded evening. Although Kardashian’s choice to wear Marilyn Monroe’s dress may have been controversial, her evening with Davidson was nothing short of sweet, her date showering her with affection and helping her walk the famous steps of the Metropolitan Museum. of Art in her tight dress.


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Kardashian and Davidson’s relationship marked the first for The Kardashians star following his split from Kanye West. Together, the couple share daughters North, 9, and Chicago, 4, as well as sons Saint, 6, and Psalm, 3.


The mother-of-four filed for divorce from West, 45, in February 2021. A source previously told PEOPLE that Davidson was “exactly what Kim needed after her divorce.”


“Someone to make her laugh and just have fun with,” the source said at the time. “The end of her marriage was a very dark time for her and Pete was the best antidote.”

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