Morgan Evans calls out Kelsea Ballerini for her divorce comments
Morgan Evans recently criticized by his ex-wife Kelsea Ballerini for allegedly not telling the whole truth about their recently finalized divorce. The singer said that although she is not a public figure, she had to address the matter and asked fans not to be mean to Ballerini.
Evans’ statement came shortly after Ballerini dropped a preview for a new podcast episode in which she discussed the divorce. She also recently released an EP of emotional songs about their marriage called “Rolling Up the Welcome Mat”.
Ballerini filed for divorce last August, and the former couple settled about two months later. While Evans has kept a low profile since their split, Ballerini has been romantically linked to actor Chase Stokes.
Read on to learn more.
Morgan Evans slams Kelsea Ballerini for comments about their marriage
On Tuesday, Chase Evans took to Instagram to address his ex-wife Kelsea Ballerini’s comments regarding their marriage and divorce. The statement was released before Ballerini aired her tell-all episode Call his father podcast.
Evans’ statement read: “It is very sad for me to see this person who I spent so much of my life with and who I loved with all my heart say things that are not the truth and that leave out what really happened. You know I’m not the type to talk about these things in public. If this is what you need to heal, I hope this helps.”
The country singer ended his statement by asking his fans on social media not to be mean. Evans wrote: “All I ask is that if you’re on my pages, don’t be mean. Don’t be mean to Kelsea, don’t be mean to each other. Life is too short.”
Kelsea Ballerini has spoken openly about their divorce
The singer’s statement came shortly after Ballerini previewed the release of the podcast Call his father, in which she shared the events that led to their “nasty” divorce. The 29-year-old revealed that by the time she filed for divorce, she was “sleeping on the couch” and doing all the hard work on her own.
He said lawsuit Page six, “I was tired of showing up like that all the time and not feeling like I was seen or compared.” Ballerini also recently released an EP of emotional songs about their failed marriage, titled “Rolling Up the Welcome Mat.” In a recent interview, she criticized Evans for singing about their breakup in a new song.
Ballerini told host Alexandra Cooper: “She’s releasing a song about blindness. He takes the half of the house that he didn’t pay for. How I was married to this person for so long and I had no idea… that little character was in that human being.”
They finalized their divorce after two months
Based on Page six, Ballerini filed for divorce from Evans in August 2022 after almost five years of marriage. Two months later, the former couple reached a final settlement in the divorce process. According to court documents obtained by the news agency, the agreement was reached on October 24 and signed on November 3.
According to court filings, Evans and Ballerini already had a prenuptial agreement, which helped them decide to divide their joint assets, including their Nashville home. The house has now been vacated and put on the market, and the proceeds will be divided equally between the former couple.
Kelsea Ballerini has been romantically linked to Chase Stokes
Following the news of their divorce, Evans has kept a low profile and is not in a relationship with any women. Ballerini, on the other hand, has been at the center of dating rumors with ‘Outer Banks’ actor Chase Stokes.
The rumors started sometime last month after Stokes posted photos on her Instagram, including photos of her and Ballerini. The photos are rumored to show the couple snuggling up at a soccer match. They were later spotted hugging and kissing in a terminal at Los Angeles airport.
While both Stokes and Ballerini refuse to talk about the relationship rumors, the “Roses” singer seemingly confirmed that they were a thing during her time together. Call his father podcast appearance. Ballerini revealed in the video that she is no longer single, but has kept mum about the identity of her new beau.