Following their split announcement, Stacy Ferguson a.k.a. Fergie and Josh Duhamel were both spotted not wearing their wedding rings. The 42-year-old songstress was photographedarriving in Brazil on Wednesday, September 13 without her wedding band, while the 44-year-old actor ditched his when he went on a solo hike in Los Angeles on Thursday.
Fergie touched down in Rio that day when she held up her left hand to show she ditched her wedding band for four of her own that spelled out F-E-R-G. The “You Already Know” singer put on a leggy display in a leopard print outfit and a pair of leather knee-high boots. She showed off her short blonde locks and shielded her eyes with sunglasses while carrying her handbag.
While Fergie was there to perform in the Rock in Rio music fest, Josh was back home with their son Axl. He still wore his wedding ring at the time, but ditched it when he was seen hiking solo the next day. The “Transformers” actor opted for a black T-shirt, a pair of jeans, Nike shoes and a cap while wearing his backpack for the solo hike in Brentwood.
As reported before, Josh and Fergie called it quits after 13 years together and 8 years of marriage. In a joint statement, they announced, “With absolute love and respect we decided to separate as a couple earlier this year.” They continued, “To give our family the best opportunity to adjust, we wanted to keep this a private matter before sharing it with the public. We are and will always be united in our support of each other and our family.”
Fergie and Josh started dating in 2004 after she and Black Eyed Peas appeared on his show “Las Vegas“. They got engaged in December 2007 and tied the knot in January 2009. 4-year-old Axl is their only child. The couple was last seen making their public appearance together in June when they took their son to church.
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