Although the divorce comes after three women accused the singer last year of giving them herpes, it is unknown if that was a factor in the breakup.
The couple claim they will remain "deeply connected, loving friends."
A recent lawsuit against the singer highlights the importance of being honest with your sexual partners.
The reaction to Usher's latest accuser reveals how deep society's negative beliefs about fat women go.
The three individuals allege Usher failed to disclose any STDs before engaging in sexual contact.