Paris Hilton & Benji Madden Call It Quits

Matt Donnelly | November 19, 2008 - 3:47 pm

After weeks of skepticism and time apart, Us Weekly has confirmed that 27 year-old Paris Hilton has split with Benji Madden after 9 months of dating.

The pair came together over little Harlow Madden, the daughter of Nicole Richie and Benji’s brother and band mate Joel. After Harlow’s birth in February of this year, Hilton rushed to the aid of new mom and BFF Richie, colliding with Benji and sparking a media craze with the announcement of their courtship.

Hilton toured with the singer,