Stevie J. expresses his regrets for his past behavior towards his ex-wife Faith Evans.
While sharing a Mother’s Day post on Instagram on Sunday, the Love and hip-hop: Atlanta The star issued a public apology to Evans, 48, for his past actions against her.
“Faith Rene Jordan, I hurt you, disrespected you, and humiliated you in front of the world,” he began his caption alongside a photo of the couple in winter coats. winter chics standing next to an SUV.
“From this day forward, I promise to listen to your feelings and be more gentle with your heart,” he continued. “I also promise to build you up even more and to communicate with you daily, to respect you and to love you until you are as happy as when we got married.”
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Stevie, 50, concluded his apology note by saying: “I have learned my lesson and I NEVER want to live without you because God knows I am a better man with you and I ask you to find it in your heart to forgive me and allow me to rebuild our trust.”
“Happy Mother’s Day x I love you,” he added.
The Grammy Award-winning producer filed for divorce from Evans last November after a three-year marriage.
According to a court document obtained by PEOPLE in December, Evans asked the courts to dismiss Stevie’s spousal support claim in their ongoing divorce.
Additionally, Evans also asked to keep her property before and since marriage, including “all property acquired before marriage, by gift, inheritance or will and after the date of separation.”
Meanwhile, Evans was not asking Stevie for support and the document also stated that the couple had been separated since May 29, 2020 (that month Evans was arrested for domestic violence against her husband, although the charges were dropped. subsequently abandoned).
Reps for Stevie and Evans did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.
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However, less than a week after their divorce news broke, the ‘Soon as I Get Home’ singer shared a series of videos from a trip to the beach with Stevie and captioned the post: ” Free us, bruh!”
Despite their legal estrangement, the couple appeared to be spending time together, Evans recounting entertainment tonight, “Stevie just walked in and gave me this glass of champagne” during a December interview. “I’m pretty sure he’ll be here for the holidays.”
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The couple tied the knot in July 2018 in a Las Vegas hotel room surrounded by friends and family.
Shortly after, Stevie shared her love for Evans in a Twitter post. “I love you Faith Renee Jordan,” he said, as the singer replied, “I love you back Steven Aaron Jordan.”
Although the two stars have children from previous relationships, they didn’t have any together. Stevie was previously linked to ex-girlfriend Joseline Hernandez, while Evans was previously married to Notorious BIG and then Todd Russaw.