Its official, the hip-hop couple Russell Simmons and Kimora Lee have ended their marriage. Russell has issued a statement announcing that the pair has decided to break up after seven years of marriage:
Kimora and I will remain committed parents and caring friends with great love and admiration for each other. We will also continue to work side by side on a daily basis as partners in all of our businesses.
This confirmed what has been rumor this past week. The statement also says that the couple had been separated for â€œsome time” now, but continue to live in the same house together. The couple has two young daughters, six-year-old Ming Lee and three-year-old Aoki.
Russell is rumor to have started seeing a model named Denise Vasi, 23, the two had met while doing yoga.