Up to 5000 euros fine required against Aya Nakamura and her ex-companion for reciprocal violence
Arrived together and standing side by side at the bar of the criminal court, the two defendants acknowledged the slippage that occurred on the night of August 6 in Rosny-sous-Bois, where the couple resided with their six-month-old daughter. The decision will be made on February 23.
Five thousand euros fine for her, 2000 euros for him: the requisitions at the trial of the Franco-Malian star singer Aya Nakamura and her ex-husband producer Vladimir Boudnikoff were inversely proportional to the media frenzy surrounding their trial for reciprocal violence against a spouse, Thursday in Bobigny. “This is a sadly commonplace affair, an argument that has degenerated”, estimated the prosecutor in her indictment inside a packed house. The decision will be made on February 23.
Arrived together and standing side by side at the bar of the criminal court, the two defendants acknowledged the slippage that occurred on the night of August 6 to 7 in Rosny-sous-Bois, near Paris, where the couple resided with their daughter from six months.
The crisis broke out against the backdrop of jealousy and a wedding, to which the singer was not invited, unlike her spouse. There followed a dispute in several acts, partly on the public highway and in the pavilion where the violence took place, traced the president of the court. Each was sentenced to three days of temporary incapacity for work for bruises and pain.
Now they are separated
“Very very upset” during this stormy episode, the singer notably said that she wanted to recover personal effects and leave with their daughter, to confirm the breakup. As the altercation continued in the basement music studio, the producer was slapped and then fell to the ground. “He started to get more and more angry, hugging me, he was trying to calm me down in his own way”said Aya Danioko (the real name of the singer).
Mr. Boudnikoff accredited this version, acknowledging that he had also lacked calm during that evening. Now separated, “we try to get along well” in the interest of the child, said the singer.
Born in Bamako, Aya Nakamura grew up in Aulnay-sous-Bois (Seine-Saint-Denis). His career took off with his second album Nakamura (2018), followed byaya in 2020, giving her the status of the most listened to French-speaking singer in the world. His new opus, DNKout Friday. Aged 34 and producer, Vladimir Boudnikoff also directed the clip for one of his hits, pookiewhich peaks at some 336 million views on YouTube since its release in 2019.