After two years of marriage, “Complicated” singer Avril Lavigne yesterday announced that she is separating with Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger via her Instagram.
Lavigne, 30 and Kroeger, 40 were engaged back in August 2012 and married in July 2013.
But according to rumours, the marriage was on the rocks as the couple had been fighting a lot, but both of them were still willing to commit to the relationship, according to E!Online.
Lavigne noted that even after their separation, she and Kroeger will still remain as good friends and she thanked fans for supporting them all this time.
It is with heavy heart that Chad and I announce our separation today. Through not only the marriage, but the music as well, we’ve created many unforgettable moments. We are still, and forever will be, the best of friends, and will always care deeply for each other. To all our family, friends and fans, thank you sincerely for the support.
This was Lavigne’s second marital spilt, she was previously married to Sum 41 rocker Deryck Whibley who recently got married to his girlfriend Ariana Cooper.