Dallas-born Usher, whose full name is Usher Raymond IV, is known for hits such as ‘Yeah!’, ‘Nice & Slow’ and ‘U Remind Me’. One of this generation’s greatest entertainers, he is ranked as one of the world’s best-selling artists having sold more than 50 million albums worldwide.
The singer stormed on to the stage at the age of 17 when he released his self-titled debut album that was an instant success, spawning the hits ‘Can U Get Wit It’, ‘Think of You’ and ‘The Many Ways’. Usher became famous with his fourth album Confessions in 2004, which sold a staggering 20 million copies. Singer’s following three albums topped the charts in the US and he has sold nearly 70 million records worldwide. His popular hit, ‘My Way’, established him as the latest R&B star.
American hitmaker has seventeen Billboard Music Awards, nine ASCAP awards, eight Soul Train Music Awards and five Grammys.