Usher compares his divorce to LiLo’s woes

Last Updated: Oct 16, 2010, 16:39 PM IST

Washington: Usher, who has filed for divorce from Tameka Foster, has compared his split to that of actress Lindsay Lohan’s problem.

The singer, 32, also said that turmoil in his personal life actually benefited his career.

"In an era when sensationalism is more prevalent than anything, yeah, the split helped my popularity," People mag quoted him as telling Playboy in its November issue.

"People love a train wreck. Lindsay Lohan – everybody is eager to see how that comes out. This is somewhat the same thing," he added.

ANI