Simon Cowell is engaged to his longtime girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, ET has confirmed.
A source tells ET that the proposal happened when the pair were in Barbados on vacation for the holidays with the couple's 7-year-old son, Eric, and Silverman's eldest son, Adam, 16.
"Simon proposed to Lauren on their Barbados vacation over the holidays in front of their son Eric and Lauren's son Adam," the source shared. "Lauren was so surprised and didn't expect Simon to propose, because Simon previously never thought he was the marrying type. He changed his mind because he realized met his perfect match."
The proposal was an emotional one for Silverman who the source revealed "said yes immediately,"
"Lauren burst into happy tears when Simon proposed and said yes immediately," the source added. "Lauren has been Simon’s rock and supports him unconditionally. They are both so happy and love each other so much. The proposal was a natural next step."