Blue star Antony Costa has got engaged.

The 32-year-old singer proposed to his girlfriend Rosanna Jasmin yesterday (23.12.13), which was also her birthday, while in the romantic European city of Paris, France.

A statement on boy band Blue's - which also includes Duncan James, Lee Ryan and Simon Webbe - official Facebook page reads: ''It is with great pleasure we are pleased to announce the engagement of Antony Costa and his beautiful girlfriend Rosanna. Antony surprised Rosanna on her birthday today with a visit to Paris where he asked for her hand in marriage and she happily said yes.

''Everyone in Blue and the entire management team wish both Rosanna and Antony the very best for the future and we are all looking forward to the wedding.''

Rosanna was delighted and shared the happy news with fans on her Twitter page and attached a picture of the two of them together under the Eiffel Tower.

She captioned the image: ''We're Engaged!!!!!!!!! (sic)''

Antony also thanked fans for their kind words as congratulations poured in.

He tweeted: ''Thankyou for your lovely messages myself and @RosannaJasmin are so happy to announce our engagement!!! Bring on 2014 xxx (sic)''