Pete Wentz (43) talks about the dark side of fame. The Fall Out Boy bassist began dating Ashlee Simpson (38) in 2007. The following year, the couple stepped in front of the altar and a few months later the baby news followed: the singer had their son together Bronx Mowgli Wentz (14) born. But family happiness soon began to crumble, until the couple finally announced their separation in 2011. Now speak pete open about the time after the divorce from Ashlee!

“My life was completely out of whack. I got divorced and realized I didn’t really like how famous I was”reports the musician in “The Zane Lowe Show”. Fall Out Boy had enjoyed great success in previous years, with pete as the figurehead of the band was most in the public eye. The marriage with the “Boyfriend” interpreter is said to have reinforced this significantly. The bassist could hardly save himself from the paparazzi. After the divorce he had to withdraw for the time being. “I needed time to become a real person,” he explains.

Despite the turbulent divorce, the former lovers managed to get custody of bronx to share. Both have now found new family happiness. pete has been with me since 2011 Meagan Camper (33) together. The model brought the two children Saint Lazslo (8) and Marvel Jane (4) to the world. Ashlee married Evan Ross (34) in 2014 and has two daughters with him: Jagger Snow (7) and Ziggy Blu (2).