Kenny G Divorce Papers Filed by Wife Lyndie
After twenty years of marriage, Kenny G and his wife Lyndie called it quits. Last Thursday, January 19, 2012, Lyndie Benson filed for legal separation against her husband Kenny G in Los Angeles Superior Court, citing “irreconcilable differences” as the reason behind the split.
According to the divorce papers filed, Lyndie is asking for full custody of their minor child named Noah. The couple has hired their respective divorce lawyers to handle their case. Kenny G hired divorce attorney Laura Wasser while his wife Lyndie has hired divorce lawyer Gary Fishbein.
Both divorce attorneys are prominent who have handled previous divorce cases of high-profile couples. Laura Wasser handled clients such as Britney Spears, Angelina Jolie and Kim Kardashian and Gary Fishbein had such clients that include Gabriel Aubry and Nikki Sixx.
Kenny G, whose real name is Kenneth Gorelick, is now 55 years old and is reportedly to be worth $55 million. He started his music career in 1982 and has sold over 75 million albums worldwide with his instrumental saxophone tunes.
Kenny G’s divorce is surely a surprise to his fans since his marriage lasted a long two decades. Very few couples lasted that long especially if they are considered as celebrities in their own field.Get free updates directly to your e-mail from Showbiz Renegade. Just enter your e-mail below and confirm your subscription by clicking the link that will be sent to your e-mail.