Usher Says His “Best Mistake” Is His Failed Marriage to Tameka Foster (VIDEO)
In today's edition of News of Amazingly Positive Mindsets, we present to you Usher's quotes about his failed marriage to Tameka Foster from the September 2014 issue of O Magazine.
Usher's feature is all about how the he lives his "best life" — and the 35-year-old R&B star gives his answer for everything from best recipe (Tuscan egg toast) to best collection (his dress shoes). But the real surprise comes with his "best mistake."
"Getting married at 28," Usher answers. "Most people probably think I regret it since I ended up getting divorced, but it helped me learn that sometimes I think I know more than I actually do."
Talk about making lemonade when life gives you lemons!
The "Scream" singer wed Tameka, his former stylist, in August 2007 after nearly two years of dating. By December 2008, they had welcomed two sons: Usher "Cinco" and Naviyd Ely. The couple filed for divorce in June 2009, settling the divorce that November — and then embarking on a nearly-three-year custody battle.
Usher went through that years-long slog and he still doesn't regret the marriage? Consider us impressed!
Are you just as impressed with Usher's frame of mind regarding his past relationship? Let us know in the comments below!