Usher appears on MTV’s “TRL” and proclaims how much he loves his wife.
“I love my wife very, very much. There was a little rumor earlier this week about us separating. It ain’t true. We in love. Get outta there. Matter of fact, I’m tired of people continuing to talk so much trash about me, know what I’m saying?”
Adriana Lima and Usher on the runway during the 2008 Victoria’s Secret Runway Show, held at the Fountainebleau Hotel and Resort, in Miami Beach, Florida. The next day Usher flies home to be with Tameka to celebrate Usher V’s 1st birthday at the Atlanta High Museum of Art.
Usher performs at the "We Are One: Opening Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington and was styled by wife Tameka, who spent the entire weekend with him to witness the presidential inauguration.
While Usher is recording album in Las Vegas, Tameka flies to Brazil for a vacation with friends. While in Brazil she decides to get liposuction on a whim, but never does after going into cardiac arrest as a result of anesthesia. Usher cancels his performance at the Grammy Awards to fly to Brazil and tend to Tameka in the hospital. They spend Valentine’s Day together in Brazil, but he is unable to get an extension on his Visa and is forced to fly home early, according to Tameka’s sister.
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Throughout the month Usher was recording his upcoming album in Los Angeles and Miami, and was flying home on weekends to be with Tameka and his family.
In June, images surfaced of Usher and Def Jam employee, Grace Miguel, about town. One week later, the crooner files for divorce unbeknownst to wife who learns the news through media reports.