Mary J. Blige Issues Statement On Divorce To Husband Kendu Issaccs: 'It Is True'
Yesterday (July 28), the news surfaced that Mary J. Blige was splitting from her husband of 12 years, who was also her manager.
After the word got out, the legendary singer issued a statement through one of her representatives, who said everything happened exactly as it should have.
"Ms. Blige is saddened to say, it is true that she has filed for divorce, saying some things don't work how we hoped they would, but there is a divine plan and a reason for everything" said the rep.
"Mary will continue writing and working on her album, which is due out later this year, along with her world tour. She thanks and appreciates her fans for their support and love through this very difficult emotional time," the statement read.
At this time, Mary's estranged husband Kendu Isaacs hasn't spoken out.
_ It's over! Mary J. Blige was searching for “Real Love” and we knew she found it when she married, husband/manager Kendu Isaacs 12 years ago. Today, we learned the queen of hip-hop soul has filed for divorce. The R&B singer, 45, filed court documents on Tuesday, July 26. According to TMZ, they have “irreconcilable differences.” Get the deets from @yvettecaslin on the site. #MaryJBlige #KenduIsaacs #CelebrityCouples #iamrollingout