[JPL] Facing the music: Wife of jazz star Kenny G files for legal
separation after 20 years of marriage
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Thu Jan 19 20:18:49 EST 2012
Facing the music: Wife of jazz star Kenny G files for legal separation
after 20 years of marriage
By Iona Kirby
Last updated at 1:02 AM on 20th January 2012
The wife of jazz star Kenny G has filed for a legal separation after 20
years of marriage.
According to TMZ, Lyndie Benson Gorelick filed papers in L.A. County
And while they may remain married for the time-being, the website claims
that the estranged couple are likely to end up filing for divorce.
The show is over: Kenny G's wife Lyndie Benson has filed for a legal
separation from the saxophonist
They have reportedly both turned to high-powered lawyers for help with
Kenny G, 55, is understood to have enlisted the advice of a well-known
Hollywood attorney who has represented the likes of Angelina Jolie, Kim
Kardashian and Britney Spears.
And if the split does land the couple in divorce court, things could
Headed for divorce?: The pair have reportedly hired the help of
The saxophonist, whose real name is Kenneth Gorelick, is rumoured to be
worth around $50million.
The couple, who tied the knot in 1992, have two sons together, Max and Noah.
Kenny G has worked with a host of musicians including Whitney Houston,
Frank Sinatra, and Andrea Bocelli.
Successful: The musician is rumoured to be worth $50million
The American musician received breakthrough success with the release of
his fourth album, Duotones, in 1986.
He has since sold more than 75 million albums worldwide.
More recently, he appeared in the music video for Katy Perry's hit
single Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.).
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