Stevie J has filed for divorce from partner Faith Evans. The pair, who’ve had their share of factors all through their relationship, have known as it quits after three years of marriage.
Stevie J, 50, has decided to call it quits with Faith Evans, 48, after three years of marriage. The file producer filed for divorce on the Los Angeles County Superior Court docket docket on Monday, Nov. 8, consistent with on-line data, per TMZ. The couple tied the knot in Las Vegas in July 2018, surprising their household and associates with the intimate ceremony that was initiated of their lodge room.
Faith Evans & Stevie J at Clive Davis’ 2020 Pre-Grammy Gala, Los Angeles, Jan. 2020. (Chelsea Lauren/Shutterstock)Stevie and Faith are longtime associates who met inside the ’90s. “I’ve acknowledged her for like 25 years,” Stevie acknowledged in an interview on The Breakfast Membership in 2016. “We was like family after which as years progressed, we merely began to hold round additional and communicate additional.”
They went public with their relationship in 2016 nevertheless shortly broke points off in 2017. Faith revealed in April all through OWN’s Behind Every Man assortment that she initially broke points off with Stevie on account of his unresolved baggage with ex Joseline Hernandez, 35. “I wasn’t pretty sure whether or not or not or not he was nonetheless involved collectively together with his ex, so when you knowledgeable me you guys weren’t collectively, after which shortly thereafter, discovering out that you just nonetheless type of had been, I really feel that’s possibly after I stepped away,” she acknowledged on this technique. “On account of I’m not an individual stealer, a homewrecker.”
After that non permanent hiccup of their relationship timeline, the pair lastly made points official in 2018 with that intimate Vegas ceremony and points gave the impression to be going swimmingly, considering their public exhibits of, correctly, appreciation, like when Stevie acquired Faith’s face tattooed on his midsection in August 2020.
Faith Evans & Stevie J on the BET ‘Soul Put together Awards,’ Las Vegas, Nov. 2018. (KCR/Shutterstock)It hasn’t always been a love fest with the couple, nonetheless, as they’ve had their share of hardships all by way of their time collectively. Followers began to shock if points had been on the rocks when every unfollowed each other on social media in 2019. Every Stevie and Faith insisted there was no “trouble in paradise” when pressed by TMZ, participating in coy about speculation.
Faith was moreover arrested in May 2020 for dwelling violence costs in opposition to her estranged husband when police confirmed as a lot as their LA residence after a heated argument to hunt out seen marks and scratches on Stevie’s face, reported TMZ. The prices, nonetheless, had been later dropped when Stevie declined to testify in opposition to Faith for allegedly attacking him.