After only two years of marriage, Usher and his wife Grace Miguel are going their separate ways.

In a joint statement to US Weekly the couple said “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.”

Its been reported that the couple have been separated for a few months. The timing of Usher’s separation from his wife couldn’t have come at a more troublesome time for the grammy award winning singer. Usher has been openly dealing with multiple claims of him cheating and spreading herpes to other women.