Teyana Taylor has put an end to the ongoing speculation surrounding her relationship with husband, Iman Shumpert, by announcing their separation.
Taking to her Instagram account on Sunday, the acclaimed singer stated, “To set the record straight, Iman and I have decided to part ways some time ago. And let me make it clear that ‘infidelity’ was not a factor leading to our split.”
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Teyana emphasized the amicable nature of their separation by adding, “Despite our personal decision, we remain close friends, trusted business allies, and are united in co-parenting our two wonderful children. We’ve spent a decade together, out of which seven years were as a married couple, and we’ve always prioritized our bond.”
Explaining the silence on her part, Teyana mentioned that she values her privacy and didn’t consider their personal life as public domain. She appreciates the quiet period as it allowed them both to tread through this transition without external pressure.
Concluding her message, Teyana stated, “I felt compelled to share this because of the growing misconceptions out there. It’s crucial to maintain the truth for the sake of everyone involved. With that said, I’d like to shift the focus away from our personal lives now.”
Teyana and Iman’s journey began long before they tied the knot in 2016. Together, they have two children. Over the years, their relationship has piqued the curiosity of many.