Usher and wife call it quits after two years of marriage.

Usher and his wife Grace Miguel have announced that they are separating after two years of marriage.

The couple announced the change in relationship status in a statement released on usweekly on Tuesday:

According to USWeekly, they made a joint statement saying: “After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple.”

They added that they will still remain close friends.

“We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through the next phases of our lives. The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward,” the statement reads.

The past year has been a tough one for Usher and Grace as multiple women have come forward accusing the star of giving them herpes.