The 40-year-old singer wrote a blog post explaining the situation.
“It is infinitely strange to write those words, especially considering the personal nature of the topic, which is the purpose of my writing today. But the truth is I have lived my life in the public eye since I was nineteen. And while it is intimidating to live a life in the public, it has also been a privilege to make a living with my words, my thoughts, my feelings,” Jewel wrote. “Which brings me to this highly personal announcement today. My husband, friend and partner of 16 years and I have decided to get a divorce.”
“For some time we have been engaged in a private and difficult, but thoughtful and tender undoing of ourselves. Allowing ourselves the time and space to redefine what we are to each other with love rather than malice,” Jewel explained.
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