Dan Reynolds and his estranged wife Aja Volkman are officially getting divorced! The Imagine Dragons singer and his wife are heading in the direction of divorce after 10 years of marriage.
According to a report by TMZ, the musician’s wife Volkman filed the documents on April 18, 2023, Tuesday in Los Angeles. Continue reading further to know the reason behind the separation of Dan Reynolds and his wife Aja Volkman.
Dan Reynolds and his estranged wife Aja Volkman are getting divorced
Dan Reynolds and his estranged wife Aja Volkman have decided to get a divorce. Not long ago, the popular singer’s wife Aja filed divorce papers in Los Angeles, nearly one year after the pair announced their separation.
As of this moment, the American singer-songwriter best noted for hit songs such as Bad Liar, Believer, Demons, Whatever It Takes, Natural and It’s Time has not made an official comment on the divorce.
When did Dan Reynolds and Aja Volkman part ways?
For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, Reynolds and Volkman first filed for divorce in the year 2018 but the pair reconciled their romance less than a year later. Then, she shared an emotional message on Instagram.
Aja took to her Instagram page and wrote, “I’m proud of you @danreynolds I’m proud of your humility and ability to still show up as the basketball coaching baby loving Dad that you are. I know that it’s been a crazy road. It’s killed us both in so many moments.”
The frontwoman for the band Nico Vega gushed over her husband and further added, “Last year we killed each other and now we are rebuilding. You can become your worst self in the eye of a giant storm. You almost have to. It’s a rite of passage. It’s the only road to a better existence. A more mature sense of self. An honest unabashed willingness to die a million deaths just to be sincere.”
Volkman went on to say, “That’s what we have done. And now. Honesty. That’s all we need. Continue to rip the bandaid off baby. I’ll do it with you. I’ll walk right through it and love every minute.”
The pair announced their split in April 2018. Then, the rocker issued a statement that read, “After 7 beautiful years together, Aja and I’s marriage has come to an end. Our children continue to be the most important thing in our lives, & we will continue to co-parent them with all our love.”
In a separate tweet, the On Top of the World crooner tweeted to his fans, “I ask that you please respect our privacy at this time as we work through this as a family.” During a 2019 Cover Story for Parents, the exes talked about their separation period and he said, “We’ve been going through marriage counseling and putting in a lot of work to keep our family strong.”
The American singer further added, “Fortunately for us, we worked through it. If that hadn’t have been the case for us, there’s many people before us who paved that route and still raised great kids together or go on to be friends, or whatever it is. Relationships are complex.”
Dan Reynolds and Aja Volkman called it quits in September 2022
Daniel Coulter Reynolds and his wife Aja Volkman pulled the plug on their romance in September 2022. Then, the Demons singer shared the news of their split on the social media platform Twitter.
At that time, the Imagine Dragons frontman tweeted, “I am saddened to say that after many beautiful years together Aja and I have separated. Being great parents to our children is our number one priority. Thank you for always supporting us with love and care for all these years.”
Dan Reynolds and Aja Volkman got married in 2011
Yeah, you read that right. Dan and Volkman tied the knot in the year 2011. The pair walked down the aisle in March 2011. The former couple shares a total of four kids. They welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Arrow Eve, on August 18, 2012.
Their second and third child, fraternal twin daughters, Gia James and Coco Rae, joined the pair earthside on March 28, 2017. Aja gave birth to her and Volkman’s fourth child, a son on October 1, 2019. The pair named their son ‘Valentine.’
In 2019, Aja announced the birth of her and the Bones singer’s son Valentine on the social networking platform Instagram by posting a shirtless snap of Dan and Valentine doing skin-to-skin as the newborn slept. “Valentine Reynolds my heart just exploded for the 4th time,” she wrote in the caption of the post.
Dan Reynolds was recently linked to Minka Kelly
Now, Dan has moved on in his life with the Hollywood actress Minka Kelly. The pair sparked romance rumors last year in November just a couple of months after Reynolds and Aja announced their split.
At that point, the Bad Liar singer and the Euphoria actress were snapped out and about on a date night in Los Angeles. The two of them were clicked by the paps as they visited Cafe Stella in the Silverlake neighborhood. During their first outing together, the pair showed no PDA.
Then, it was reported by various media outlets that the pair spent a total of five hours at the restaurant together. Soon after, they were photographed together packing on the PDA during a couple of low-key dates.
In December 2022, the two lovebirds were seen locking lips while waiting for a table outside Millie’s Cafe in Los Angeles. Then, the Friday Night Lights star was spotted caressing the back side of her beau as she leaned in for a kiss. Prior to sparking a romance with Reynolds, Kelly was romantically linked to the South African comedian Trevor Noah. The pair parted ways in May 2022.
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