Nick Young proposes to Iggy Azalea, couple engaged

Nick Young proposes to Iggy Azalea, couple engaged
Iggy Azalea and her boyfriend, the Los Angeles Lakers' Nick Young, attend a basketball game between UCLA and USC in January. (Jae C. Hong / Associated Press)

Lakers guard/forward Nick Young and rapper/model Iggy Azalea are engaged.

"She said yes.  It's over man.  I'm getting married!" Young announced on Instagram, with a photo of the couple kissing and Azalea sporting an engagement ring.

Young proposed on Monday, his 30th birthday.  The moment was captured and tweeted out in a quick video by Karen Civil.

The couple, who met on Twitter, have been dating since late 2013.  They purchased a home together in Tarzana in November.

The Lakers sent out their well wishes on Twitter, "Congrats Swaggy!!"

Young is also known by the moniker "Swaggy P."

Born in Sydney, Australia, Azalea, 24, had a number of hits last year including "Fancy" and "Black Widow."

Email Eric Pincus at and follow him on Twitter @EricPincus.