Kacey Musgraves shares a sweet birthday message for her ex-husband, Ruston Kelly, Us Weekly reports.
What we know about Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelly divorce
Musgraves and Ruston got married in October 2017. The “Merry Go ‘Round” singer and her sing-songwriter husband gave a joint statement about their divorce. They wanted their own words shared about their split. Sadly, this announcement came after nearly three years of marriage on July 3rd.
Additionally, the couple states, “We believe that we were put into each other’s lives for a divine reason and have both changed each other infinitely for the better.” Perchance the reason is the notable success of Musgraves’ Grammy-winning album, Golden Hour. Musgraves credits Kelly as the inspiration for the album. Heartwarmingly, she says, “The second that I met him, my world just opened up, and I feel like I bloomed in a lot of ways.” Furthermore, Kacey Musgraves goes on to compare meeting her former husband as a metamorphosis.
A sweet birthday wish from Kacey
Without a doubt, the duo is historically known to work well together. Consequently, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that they would remain amicable after their split. Heartwarmingly, on Friday, July 31st, Kacey Musgraves shares a black and white photo of Kelly in honor of his 32nd birthday in her Instagram stories. She captions the photo with a touching sentiment, “Hope you know how lucky the world is to have in it, @rustonkelly.” She goes on to wish him a happy birthday and says, “I’m in your corner.”
Graciously, this touching sentiment comes just weeks after Kacey Musgraves made headlines for singing Ruston Kelly’s praises about his new song. Notably, Kacey took to Instagram and Twitter to show her support for her ex. The song titled “Pressure” is on the tracklist for Kelly’s upcoming album Shape and Destroy. Musgraves describes the song as “exquisite.” She goes on to label the song as “quite possibly (her) favorite.” Kelly comments to remind Musgraves that she convinced him to put the song on the album.
The exes are staying amicable amidst the divorce
While raving about Ruston Kelly’s new song and wishing him a happy birthday, maybe positive and uplifting things to do for your ex-spouse, that’s not to say that Kacey Musgraves isn’t experiencing a heartbreak. Consequently, her first and second Instagram posts since the July 3rd announcement are tearjerkers. Ultimately, they prove that their split wasn’t an easy decision.
Heartbreakingly, for her first post-divorce announcement post the caption says, “if only tears are actually glittery. Prior to this post, the Country songstress seems to have everything under control. Additionally, whilst adorable, her second post is also sad. Sadly, this caption reads, “Still not over this and never will be.” However, she seems to find the silver lining in the situation. Musgraves reflects on the happiness a visiting baby deer brought her throughout the year. Shes says, “It made this year hurt a little less for just a few.”
Given the tumultuous nature of divorce, it’s refreshing to see two high profile people remain amicable. Keep it tuned to Country Music Alley for this and other Country music news.