Kenny G. files for divorce
August 14th, 2012
04:58 PM ET

Kenny G. files for divorce

Musician Kenny G. has called it quits after 20 years of marriage, People magazine reports.

The smooth jazz star had already been separated from his wife, Balynda Helene Benson-Gorelick, for seven months, but on August 9 reportedly took another step toward ending their union.

According to People, Kenny G. filed for divorce on that day, citing irreconcilable differences. He's also said to be seeking joint custody of the couple's 14-year-old son, Noah.

The couple tied the knot in 1992. Kenny G., 56, filed for legal separation in January of this year.


Filed under: Celebrities • Music

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  1. PJ

    Wow! They'll BOTH need to find really ugly, clingy people to date. Maybe they can have face removal surgery or something...

    September 10, 2012 at 3:31 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Flash Gordon

    That guy must have serious pubes

    September 5, 2012 at 10:00 am | Report abuse |
  3. A Flock of Illegals

    She found other men have bigger Sax

    September 5, 2012 at 9:04 am | Report abuse |
  4. Meh

    I guess he's tired of that songbird's noise and wants to watch other birds now.

    September 5, 2012 at 9:04 am | Report abuse |
  5. Miguel-Hingwell-Johnson-Cervesas-Jr

    Jeff Lorber launched his career, He was at the right place at the right time. He probably has a couple of Latin boyfriends. I should know, I'm one of dem.

    September 1, 2012 at 6:54 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Fran

    What a sax of sh&t

    August 16, 2012 at 1:17 pm | Report abuse |
  7. funny military mike

    lol

    August 15, 2012 at 3:24 pm | Report abuse |
  8. militarymike

    Maybe the sax wasn't good enough. . .

    August 15, 2012 at 11:43 am | Report abuse |
  9. curly

    he has someone already. he's done with her.

    August 15, 2012 at 9:30 am | Report abuse |
  10. Michael Calaizzo

    He will recover from this setback.

    August 15, 2012 at 7:45 am | Report abuse |
  11. gag em

    She finally flipped at the sound of his sh it music playing and went after the jugular with a steak knife..

    August 14, 2012 at 9:57 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Electra

    2♡ yrs..can anyone make it work anymore like m♡m and dad? That is sad.

    August 14, 2012 at 6:04 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Guest

    sorry to hear about the news.

    August 14, 2012 at 5:58 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Kenny

    saw him in concert his son is the carbon copy of him..hair and everything!...his son is in the same musical direction as his dad...

    rumored to be seeing others...they had to stop it.

    August 14, 2012 at 5:47 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Kenny G-truly sorry about this.

    he had other girlfriends..it was time for them to part.

    August 14, 2012 at 5:46 pm | Report abuse |
  16. confuzzled

    Which one is Kenny G?

    August 14, 2012 at 5:32 pm | Report abuse |
  17. Observer

    Not a fan, but I hate to see anyone's marriage end, especially after 20 years. Best wishes to both.

    August 14, 2012 at 5:32 pm | Report abuse |
  18. Melissa O

    Too many love songs to other women, or did she just get sick of listening to them?

    August 14, 2012 at 5:25 pm | Report abuse |

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