His wife, Sherlita Patton filed for divorce from the hip-hop star (whose real name is Antwan Patton) earlier this week. In the documents filed in a Georgia court, Sherlita said their marriage is “irretrievably broken.”
The couple wed in February 2002 and has two kids – an 18-year-old daughter, Jordan and a 12-year-old son, Cross.
It’s expected that the couple will fight for custody of the children, as Sherlita has requested sole custody of their son and child support.
Big Boi & Sherlita during happier times in Halloween costumes
She’s also asking the 38-year-old rapper for spousal support, a split of the marital assets and attorney’s fees.