Dr Dre Ordered To Pay Ex-wife ?151m Monthly For Spousal Support
American music mogul, Andre Romelle Young, professionally known as Dr Dre, have been ordered by a court to pay his ex-wife, Nicole Young $300,000 (N151M) in spousal support monthly.
The billionaire, is to pay the spousal support or take the option of paying $3.5M annually to Nicole until she remarries.
According to Radar, the superior court judge’s decision is only temporary until a final decision is reached.
The court document obtained by Radar read: “[Dre] is ordered to pay to the [Nicole] spousal support in the sum of $293,306.00 per month, payable on the first of each month, commencing August 1, 2021,” Dre will pay a total of $3,519,672 per year until Nicole remarries or “enters into a new domestic partnership”.
The judge also ordered Dre to keep paying for Nicole’s health insurance.
Recall that Dre and Nicole have continued to fight legally about their prenup.
Nicole has appealed for the prenup to be nullified, but Dre has disagreed with that arrangement.
Nicole, has also alleged that Dre said he wouldn’t carry out the prenup, which he has said, isn’t true.
In 2020, Nicole filed for divorce from her ex-husband; citing irreconcilable differences as the reason behind the divorce.
The couple got married in 1996 and are blessed with two adult children, Triuce and Truly.
Young was formerly married to NBA player, Sedale Threatt, and is a trained lawyer.