Picture - File Photo and Hop Farm Festival

File Photo Former Roxy Music star Bryan Ferry has split from his wife, according to a U.K. report. The veteran singer is said to have ended his relationship with wife Amanda Sheppard less than two years after they exchanged vows. Sheppard, who is 37 years younger than the 67-year-old star, moved out of the couple's marital home after a series of arguments. A source tells British newspaper The Sun, "They haven't seen eye-to-eye for a long time and drifted apart." The couple wed in a private ceremony at a luxury resort on the Turks and Caicos Islands in January 2012. Before their wedding, Ferry admitted he felt lucky to have found love with a younger woman, insisting, "The interesting thing is - and I don't want to say the wrong thing in case I get into trouble with my girlfriend - you never really meet people your own age who aren't married. I'm very fortunate that I work in music, where you're in touch with different age groups, either the audience or people you work with. It does help. Obviously I'm not ageist!" Ferry began dating Sheppard in 2008 following his split from Katie Turner earlier that year. He was married to Lucy Helmore from 1982 until their divorce in 2003.** Bryan Ferry Hop Farm Festival 2011 - Day 1 at Hop Farm Kent, England - 03.07.10 Featuring: Bryan Ferry Where: Kent, United Kingdom When: 01 Jul 2011


+ More: The Hop Farm Festival Pictures
+ Photo Album: File Photo Former Roxy Music star Bryan...
File Photo, Hop Farm Festival

« PREV  ·  File Photo Gallery  ·  NEXT »


+ More: The Hop Farm Festival Pictures
+ Photo Album: File Photo Former Roxy Music star Bryan...

Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

Bearded Kids in the Pub (Music Industry) Contributed £3.8 Billion to UK Economy

The British music industry contributed £3.8 billion to the UK economy in 2013...

Bearded Kids in the Pub (Music Industry) Contributed £3.8 Billion to UK Economy

Barbra Streisand Talks New Album 'Partners' And Meeting Elvis Presley For The First Time

Legendary entertainer Barbra Streisand is back on the music scene with a...

 Barbra Streisand Talks New Album 'Partners' And Meeting Elvis Presley For The First Time

First Ever Whitney Houston Live Album To Be Released In November

For the first time ever, fans of the beloved singer Whitney Houston will get...

First Ever Whitney Houston Live Album To Be Released In November

Billy Crystal Admits Emmy Tribute To Robin Williams Was "The Hardest Thing I've Ever Had To Do"

During the 66th Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014, Billy Crystal had the...

 Billy Crystal Admits Emmy Tribute To Robin Williams Was

Tom Hiddleston Set To Star In King King Origin Film 'Skull Island'

'The Avengers' actor Tom Hiddleston has just landed another huge movie role...

 Tom Hiddleston Set To Star In King King Origin Film 'Skull Island'

Cara Delevingne Lands Lead Role In John Green's 'Paper Towns'

Cara Delevingne isn't just going to dominate the fashion and modelling world, the...

Cara Delevingne Lands Lead Role In John Green's 'Paper Towns'

Leonardo DiCaprio Named Messenger Of Peace By United Nations

Leonardo DiCaprio has earned many awards and honours throughout his...

 Leonardo DiCaprio Named Messenger Of Peace By United Nations

Rihanna Slams CBS For Dropping Her Song Amidst The Ray Rice Scandal

Rihanna isn't happy with CBS and she is letting everyone know about it...

Rihanna Slams CBS For Dropping Her Song Amidst The Ray Rice Scandal
Advertisement

Comments

All photos and pictures on Contactmusic.com are subject to copyright. At no time should photographs be taken from this site for use elsewhere. If you do require an image, enquiries for legitimate use may be made by contacting us.

To browse our photos by date use our Photos Archive