Jewel Kilcher is an American singer-songwriter, actor, and novelist who was born on May 23, 1974.
She has been nominated for four Grammy Awards and, as of 2021, her albums have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide.
Who is singer Jewel’s first husband Ty Murray and what happened between them?
Ty Murray was a professional rodeo cowboy who was married to singer Jewel from 2008 to 2014. The couple had one son together, Kase, who was born in 2011.
Murray and Jewel met in 1999 and began dating shortly after. They were married in a private ceremony in the Bahamas in 2008.
In 2014, Murray and Jewel announced their divorce. In a blog post, Jewel said that the couple had been “engaged in a private and difficult, but thoughtful and tender undoing of ourselves.” She said that they had “always tried to live the most authentic life possible,” and that they wanted their separation to be “nothing less loving than the way we came together.”
Murray and Jewel have remained friends since their divorce. They co-parent their son Kase, and they have both spoken positively about each other in the media.
In 2017, Murray married FOX Sports reporter Paige Duke. The couple have two children together.
Jewel has not remarried since her divorce from Murray. She has said that she is focused on her career and her son.