Stevie Wonder files for divorce after 11 years
FILE - In this May 9, 2012 file photo, Stevie Wonder performs during the "In Performance at the White House" in the East Room of the White House in Washington, honoring songwriters Burt Bacharach and Hal David. Stevie Wonder is ending his 11-year marriage to fashion designer Kai Millard Morris. A spokeswoman for the musician says Wonder filed for divorce Friday, August 3, 2012, in Los Angeles Superior Court. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stevie Wonder is ending his 11-year marriage to fashion designer Kai Millard Morris.
The 62-year-old musician cites irreconcilable differences in papers filed Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court. He filed the documents under his real name, Stevland Morris.
Wonder and Millard were married Sept. 1, 2001. According to court documents, they separated in October 2009. They have two sons, 10-year-old Kailand and 7-year-old Mandla. Wonder is seeking joint legal and physical custody of the two boys and agrees to pay spousal support to his former wife.