Usher News

  • Jermaine Dupri Says Ciara's Latest Single Is An Usher "Rip-Off"
    Jermaine Dupri Says Ciara's Latest Single Is An Usher "Rip-Off"
    Mar 14, 2015 at 09:14 PM
    Last week, Robin Thicke and Pharrell were ordered to pay over $7 million to Marvin Gaye's family on the basis of copyright infringement. Jurors determined that Thicke and Pharrell's "Blurred Lines", which has become one of the best-selling singles of all time, was guilty of plagiarizing Marvin Gaye's 1977 hit "Got to Give It Up". 
  • Wale's New Single With Usher, "The Matrimony," Drops Tomorrow
    Wale's New Single With Usher, "The Matrimony," Drops Tomorrow
    Mar 1, 2015 at 03:46 PM
    Wale's fourth LP, The Album About Nothing hits stores on March 31st, so it's about time the rapper got the wheels rolling on a big single. Today, Folarin did just that, announcing "The Matrimony", an Usher-assisted record that will premiere Monday, March 2nd. As the title suggests, the single seems to have a wedding-centric theme, as the art depicts a diamond ring and a dollar sign in opposition. Naturally, it's got the cover is also Seinfeld-themed, which makes us hope there's an envelope joke tucked in there somewhere.
  • Usher, Pharrell, Common & More To Perform At The Grammys [Update: LL Cool J Announced As Host]
    Usher, Pharrell, Common & More To Perform At The Grammys [Update: LL Cool J Announced As Host]
    Jan 22, 2015 at 03:10 PM
    In December we received the nominations for the 2015 Grammys, which are right around the corner now. The event goes down on February 8th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Today the annual music accolades announced a few familiar r'n'b faces as performers for the night.
  • Usher Engaged To Longtime Girlfriend & Manager Grace Miguel
    Usher Engaged To Longtime Girlfriend & Manager Grace Miguel
    Jan 14, 2015 at 01:50 AM
    There are wedding bells in the air for Usher. The 36 year old R&B superstar is reportedly engaged to his longtime girlfriend and manager Grace Miguel according to US Weekly and several other reliable sources.
  • Top Tracks of The Week: December 29 - January 6
    Top Tracks of The Week: December 29 - January 6
    Jan 6, 2015 at 04:07 PM
    New Year, New Tracks. For the new readers, TTOTW is our weekly rundown of what's new and notable at the top of our charts.
  • Kanye West Set To Receive "Visionary Award" At The BET Honors 2015
    Kanye West Set To Receive "Visionary Award" At The BET Honors 2015
    Dec 9, 2014 at 07:24 PM
    On February 23rd, BET will be airing their annual BET Honors award ceremony, and they've just announced that Kanye West will be receiving the coveted "Visionary Award." Usher, Phylicia Rashad, John W. Thompson, and Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole will also be receiving the award, all of whom have "made a difference in business, theater, art, music, and technology."
  • Someone Is Reportedly Trying To Sell An Usher Sex Tape
    Someone Is Reportedly Trying To Sell An Usher Sex Tape
    Nov 12, 2014 at 09:49 AM
    Usher is the latest celebrity to be involved in a sex tape scandal. It seems things have finally quieted down for Iggy Azalea, who recently had a sex tape of her own threaten to surface. Now Usher finds himself in a similar situation, with a tape from Ursh's past possibly coming back to haunt him.
  • You'll Find Usher's "Clueless" Single In Boxes Of Honey Nut Cheerios
    You'll Find Usher's "Clueless" Single In Boxes Of Honey Nut Cheerios
    Nov 11, 2014 at 10:45 AM
    Artists are finding increasingly inventive ways of releasing new music, as we've seen with Beyonce's suprise album, Jay Z's Samsung partnership, and Kanye West's street projections. Usher may have taken it to the next level with his new single, "Clueless" which will be available to the public through boxes of Honey Nut Cheerios.
  • Usher Covers Billboard Magazine
    Usher Covers Billboard Magazine
    Oct 24, 2014 at 03:21 PM
    Usher is the face of the latest issue of Billboard magazine, and with that comes an interview. During the interview Usher discusses his love life, which now includes Grace Miguel, a woman eight years his senior who also manages his career. He also talks about his delayed album.
  • BTS Photos: Kid Ink, Usher & Tinashe's "Body Language" Video
    BTS Photos: Kid Ink, Usher & Tinashe's "Body Language" Video
    Oct 13, 2014 at 04:10 PM
    Just over a month ago, Kid Ink dropped off the Usher and Tinashe-assisted "Body Language," the first single from his upcoming follow-up to My Own Lane, and now it looks as though a video's on its way.
  • Usher Announces "The UR Experience" Tour
    Usher Announces "The UR Experience" Tour
    Sep 2, 2014 at 01:14 PM
    In case you missed it, Usher's been gearing up to drop a new album by dropping off the songs "Good Kisser" and "She Came To Give It To You," and now he'll further drum up excitement for his new project with a tour. Entitled "The UR Experience" tour, the 27-date concert series begins November 1st in Montreal, and ends December 14th in Tampa with August Alsina as an opener. View dates and a tour trailer below, and cop tickets on Ticketmaster.
  • Highlights From The MTV Video Music Awards: Full List Of Winners, Performances & More
    Highlights From The MTV Video Music Awards: Full List Of Winners, Performances & More
    Aug 24, 2014 at 11:04 PM
    MTV is kind enough to release all of the highlights to their ever-popular award show for free streaming via their official player. Check out all of the night's big moments below. "This year, the ladies are taking over," Gwen Stefani told Snoop Dogg onstage as the night's first presenters. She wasn't lying; women dominate this year's video of the year category. Pharrell Williams is the only male performer competing for the night's top honor, with "Happy" going up against Beyonce's "Drunk in Love," Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball," Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" and Sia's "Chandelier."
  • Beyoncé Will Perform At The 2014 VMAs And Receive The Video Vanguard Award
    Beyoncé Will Perform At The 2014 VMAs And Receive The Video Vanguard Award
    Aug 7, 2014 at 12:39 PM
    With a bevy of Grammys, platinum records and number one singles already under her belt, Beyoncé often seems like she's conquered all their is to conquer in the music world. But on August 24th, at the 2014 VMAs, she'll be given an award she has yet to receive: the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, the VMAs' highest honor. 
  • Usher, J. Cole, 50 Cent & More Perform At Drake's OVO Fest
    Usher, J. Cole, 50 Cent & More Perform At Drake's OVO Fest
    Aug 4, 2014 at 10:46 PM
    Drake always makes sure to keep the surprises coming at his annual OVO Fest, and this year is no exception. So far, he's brought out plenty of guests, including YG for "Who Do You Love", Lauryn Hill, who sang back up on "Days In The East", and Usher who performed a selection of hits like "Climax" and "Confessions". Other guests have included the likes of Jhene Aiko, J. Cole, PartyNextDoor, Tinashe, and more.
  • Drake Surpasses Usher For Most No. 1s On R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Chart
    Drake Surpasses Usher For Most No. 1s On R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Chart
    Jul 30, 2014 at 10:25 AM
    Drake broke a Billboard record this week, surpassing Usher for the most no. 1 records on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay charts since its inception 22 years ago.
  • Usher Will Drop A Single Featuring Nicki Minaj And Pharrell Tomorrow
    Usher Will Drop A Single Featuring Nicki Minaj And Pharrell Tomorrow
    Jul 7, 2014 at 06:04 PM
    With his songs "Good Kisser" and "I Don't Mind" already competing (unofficially) for "R&B song of the year," Usher just revealed that he's about to drop yet another high-powered bomb on us. “She Came To Give It To You" will touch down at 7 AM tomorrow on Chicago’s WGCI 107.5, and will feature Nicki Minaj and production from Pharrell. Ursher announced the news via the radio station's Instagram account today (watch the video below).  “She Came To Give It To You" is set to appear on the R&B singer's upcoming 8th album, which is due out in September. 
  • Drake, Lil Wayne, Usher & More Set To Perform At 2014 BET Awards [Update: T.I., Rick Ross, Juicy & More Added]
    Drake, Lil Wayne, Usher & More Set To Perform At 2014 BET Awards [Update: T.I., Rick Ross, Juicy & More Added]
    Jun 26, 2014 at 04:19 PM
    The BET awards are quickly approaching, and today we've been given a few of the performers set to take the stage at the big event. Things were already off to a big start with Chris Rock confirmed to host the show, but this new announcement has definitely taken anticipation to the next level. According to the network, Drake, Lil Wayne, Pharrell, and Usher will all be doing musical numbers that night, while the likes of Trey Songz and Jennifer Hudson will be among the presenters.
  • Usher Comes To The Defense Of Former Protégé Justin Bieber [Update: Usher Makes Another Statement]
    Usher Comes To The Defense Of Former Protégé Justin Bieber [Update: Usher Makes Another Statement]
    Jun 7, 2014 at 04:53 PM
    With Justin Bieber, a pop star with many connections in the hip-hop world, coming under fire this week for an unearthed video of him making a racist joke at age 15, it seems as if everyone in the music sphere is eager to voice their opinion on the issue. Following Lupe Fiasco's comparison of Bieber to Donald Sterling, Usher, the singer's former mentor, has come out in defense of Bieber. 
  • Usher Details Chris Brown Collaboration On New Album
    Usher Details Chris Brown Collaboration On New Album
    May 8, 2014 at 02:25 PM
    Chris Brown may be locked up, but his presence in the R&B game is still strong. The singer's Ty Dolla $ign-penned track, "Loyal" is currently tearing up the clubs, and even got the full video treatment.
  • Man Found Guilty For Homicide Of Usher's Stepson
    Man Found Guilty For Homicide Of Usher's Stepson
    Feb 20, 2014 at 07:59 PM
    The death of Usher's 11-year old stepson in 2012 was a true tragedy, particularly because of how avoidable it was. Kile Glover, who was the son of Usher's ex-wife Tameka, was hit by a jet ski while tubing with his father on Georgia's Lake Vanier in July of 2012. The collision caused severe brain injuries, and Kile was declared brain dead shortly after the incident. Jeffrey Hubbard, the operator of the jet ski, was arrested last march on multiple charges, and today was found guilty for homicide.
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