According to a close source, Spears, 31, and Trawick, 41, both wanted “different things.” “There was no third party involved,” says the source of the couple, who began dating in 2009.
“Things haven’t been ideal in their relationship for some time.
A.’s Thousand Oaks neighborhood to live in with Trawick and her sons Sean, 7, and Jayden, 6, another source says everything wasn’t picture perfect.
The couple has been going strong ever since and Spears' ex-husband Kevin Federline even told TMZ that Lucado is "a cool guy" after they both attended their sons' soccer game in early November.
The singer is said to have "always had a crush" on Trawick, who happens to be one of her brother Bryan's best friends.
The couple recently took a vacation in the Bahamas with her sons, Sean Preston, 3, and Jayden, 2, in May. "He makes Britney really happy, and he's great with the boys."Spears's rep had no comment.
For someone who has been romantically attached to one of the world's most recognizable faces for the past two years, Trawick has remained relatively obscure in the public eye.
Perhaps it's because he's been on the other side: he is a former employee of the and first met Spears under professional guises in 2006, when he was an agent at William Morris Endeavor Entertainment and began representing her.