It’s been a while since Karrine Steffans‘ name has been brought up in some drama, but alas, she’s caught up in another couple’s divorce scandal.
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After Mary J. Blige filed for divorce from her estranged husband Kendu Isaacs, rumors began to surface that Steffans was the cause of the split, with sources claiming she was sleeping with Isaacs throughout the marriage. But the former video vixen denies having any part in the dramatic split. She took to Instagram to make it clear that although she has been friends with Isaacs for a long time, she lives a different life now and has no involvement in the break-up.
Steffans posted, and deleted, “These blogs don’t cover any of that though. Of course not. They’d rather make you think I’m a horrible person. They’d rather try to break me and hurt my family. And this is why I stay to myself. No, I have never had an inappropriate relationship with Kendu Isaacs. No, he has never cheated on his wife with me. Yes, we are friends and have been for 10 years. Naturally, when his friends heard about his marital troubles, we all rallied around him to show support. Divorce is painful. I’ve been through three marriages and I understand the gut wrenching agony the end of a marriage causes. I sincerely wish Kendu and Ms. Blige peace and love, no matter the outcome, and I would appreciate not being dragged into the gossip. Thanks.”
In an exclusive interview with Bossip, Steffans revealed, “I have known Kendu for 10 years, through mutual business associates and friends. I consider him a friend, yes. Not a close friend, but a friend nonetheless.” On whether or not he’s ever helped her out financially, she denied it, saying, “Why would I need anyone to do that? That doesn’t make any sense.”
She continued, “[The story being “leaked”] is not the right term; the right term is made up, and I don’t know who did this but it had to be someone who has something to gain by it. I’m not a detective so, I don’t know [what the motive was]. But divorces are messy and anything and anyone is fair game, especially when there are millions of dollars at stake.”
Isaacs filed a petition earlier this week seeking spousal support, but MJB said she wants the court to block him from getting it.
Mary J. Blige’s 22 Most Classic Looks Over The Years (PHOTOS)
1. A classic Mary J. Blige look.Source:Getty Images 1 of 22
2. Pink fur and silver metallic, Mary definitely took her share of fashion dares.Source:Getty Images 2 of 22
3. Mary might’ve had many changes over the years, but the blonde hair and dark sunglasses always remained constant.Source:Wenn 3 of 22
4. Mary rocks beautiful honey blonde curls.Source:Wenn 4 of 22
5. Mary accepting a VIBE award.Source:Wenn 5 of 22
6. She’s gorgeous in gold.Source:Getty Images 6 of 22
7. Denim and leather chaps, get ’em Mary.Source:Getty Images 7 of 22
8. Even with her hair tied, chillin’ with no make up on, Mary pulls it off.Source:Getty Images 8 of 22
9. Mary looks flawless in a red leather vest.Source:Wenn 9 of 22
10. Leather and fur, two of Mary’s favorites.Source:Wenn 10 of 22
11. Whoa, MJB is fiery in her red hair and a matching red leather ensemble.Source:Wenn 11 of 22
12. The Queen of Hip Hop/Soul right before she sang the National Anthem on Thanksgiving at the Oakland Raiders vs. Dallas Cowboys in 2013.Source:Getty Images 12 of 22
13. The bold red lip was a nice pop of color to her otherwise all nude ensemble.Source:Getty Images 13 of 22
14. Mary J. and her hubby Kendu Isaacs pose on the red carpet.Source:Getty Images 14 of 22
15. All black everything with a dash of Hermes, Mary’s doing what she does best: singingSource:Getty Images 15 of 22
16. Fresh faced, Mary is naturally a beauty.Source:Getty Images 16 of 22
17. Ooo kill ’em! The “No More Drama” singer gets seductive in an all black body hugging number accented with sexy slits.Source:Getty Images 17 of 22
18. Such cute leather gloves.Source:Getty Images 18 of 22
19. Mary had some dope accessories, peep the fly hat.Source:Getty Images 19 of 22
20. Pink is such a great color for her.Source:Getty Images 20 of 22
21. MJB shows some cleavage in a laced up denim top.Source:Getty Images 21 of 22
22. Mary shows off some leg, nice thigh tattoo.Source:Getty Images 22 of 22
SOURCE: Bossip | PHOTO CREDIT: Getty