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A lot less than a calendar year following submitting for divorce from Safaree Samuels, Erica Mena is formally one. The Adore & Hip Hop star verified the information throughout a club visual appeal in Tampa, Florida.
“I said I’m formally divorced,” she screamed on the mic. “We celebrating lifestyle, we celebrating flexibility and we celebrating that we poor b******.”
Mena and Samuels’ road to divorce has been a turbulent one particular. At selected points, like throughout her birthday get together in November 2021, it looked like they had been possibly reconciling when she was seen on video offering him a lap dance and he gifted her with a diamond-encrusted Patek Philippe watch. They also appeared on Family Reunion: Adore & Hip Hop Edition alongside one another and while there Samuels issued an psychological apology to his then estranged-spouse. All through his apology, he claimed he does not know “what’s erroneous with him” and informed her “I’m sorry for just about anything I have done to damage you.”
The former few have two children jointly, Safire and Brian Legend. Even though she was expecting with their son, she accused Samuels of abandoning her. In a now-deleted put up of her getting an ultrasound, a follower wrote in the comments that she hopes Mena has far more little ones.
“Absolutely by no means obtaining pregnant all over again,” the Bronx native replied. “Lol It is not easy doing it by itself female.”
Soon after she gave start to their son, she shared an emotional submit about remaining in the neonatal intensive treatment unit by itself.
“So significantly 5 out of the 10 days I felt lost. I’m sensation guilty, baffled and fearful,” she wrote. “I’ve been receiving mobile phone calls and receiving messages. I’m questioned a million situations how I’m performing and if I’m ok. But how can you be performing? Can you genuinely be alright suitable now? BUT I Remind myself , they really like me and they are reaching out Mainly because they really like me. They may not realize, but they want to. This journey I’m on, feels long. It has been challenging.”
Samuels and Mena tied the knot in October 2019. Mena submitted for divorce in Might 2021.