As the final notes played, they kissed for a few seconds as ABC caught the moment from multiple angles. (See exhibits A and B below.)
But their reps confirmed to EW that they’re just friends, despite the embrace. The singers later reiterated that on social media.
“Before it begins… we are just friends,” Puth tweeted.
Trainor posted a photo of to Instagram and used the hashtag #imsingle. “All about dat ass grab doe,” she wrote.
Friendship is rad.
Check out our acoustic session with Puth below: