Cupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity Wedding: Usher Secretly Marries Longtime Girlfriend Grace MiguelCupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity Wedding: Usher Secretly Marries Longtime Girlfriend Grace Miguel

By Abbi Comphel

In the latest celebrity news, Usher and his longtime girlfriend Grace Miguel are finally married! According to, the famous couple tied the knot over Labor Day weekend and spent their celebrity honeymoon in Cuba. As proof, Usher’s new celebrity wedding band was very visible in a recent Instagram post. They have been together since 2009 and got engaged in January. Congratulations to this beautiful famous couple!

This celebrity wedding was under the radar. What are some advantages to having a secret wedding?

Cupid’s Advice:

Having a huge extravagant wedding can be fun, but it can also be really stressful. There are plenty of perks to having a secret wedding — here are a few:

1. It’s romantic: A small, secret wedding can be romantic because it’s just you and the people you truly care about. The wedding will be more intimate, and you and your partner will get to share this special moment with only your closest family and friends.

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2. It’s cheaper: Planning a wedding with over 100 people invited can get a little pricey, but if you decide to elope, it will cost you close to nothing. The leftover money in your budget can go towards your honeymoon!

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3. It’s easier to plan: Little to no stress is involved when having a secret wedding because it requires minimal planning. Just keep it sweet and simple with the focus on you and your partner.

What do you think are some advantages of a secret wedding? Comment below!