NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Country singer Jake Owen announced Friday he’s divorcing his wife of three years, Lacy Buchanan.
Owen released a statement on Twitter saying, “This is the hardest thing I’ve ever done in my life.”
“I wanted to let my fans know how much I’ve appreciated their support of not only my career, but my family as a whole,” the statement began. “Sadly, Lacey and I have decided to end our marriage. We want to focus on our daughter Pearl and make sure that she has a beautiful life with loving parents.”
“We appreciate you respecting our privacy during this time,” Owen added.
Owen is known for his hit songs “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” and “Alone With You.”