American singer-songwriter Usher has filed for divorce from his estranged wife, Grace Miguel, on Friday, December 28, in Atlanta, confirms news reports.
The couple announced their separation nine months ago, after two years of marriage. The celebrity couple had called ‘it quits’ while talking to a local publication.
According to legal documents obtained by the local publication Usher, 40, and Miguel, 49, separated on December 24, 2017, and the two reached a confidential settlement agreement.
The “Yeah!” singer, 40, and the music executive began dating in 2009, not long after his split from stylist Tameka Foster, they wed in 2007. He and Foster, 47, share two sons, 11-year-old Usher V and 10-year-old Naviyd.
Short time line of this celebrity couple’s relation :
– Usher proposed to Miguel in January 2015
– They quietly eloped that September before going on a romantic honeymoon in Havana, Cuba.
– And they announced in March 2018 that they had broken up.
The estranged couple said in a joint statement on March 6, “After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple. We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through the next phases of our lives. The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward”.