Actor / Songwriter / Film Director / Singer-songwriter / Film Producer / Musician / Composer / Record Producer / Businessperson / Screenwriter | * 10/14/1978 (42) | Dallas, Texas, USA
Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, businessman, and dancer. He was born in Dallas, Texas, but raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee until moving to Atlanta, Georgia. At the age of 12, his mother put him in local singing competitions before catching the attention of a music A&R from LaFace Records. He released his self-titled debut album Usher (1994), and rose to fame in the late 1990s with the release of his second album My Way (1997). It spawned his first U.S. Billboard Hot 100 number-one single "Nice & Slow", and the top-two singles "You Make Me Wanna..." and "My Way". His third album, 8701 (2001), produced the number-one singles "U Remind Me" and "U Got It Bad", as well as the top-three single "U Don't Have to Call". It sold eight million copies worldwide and won his first two Grammy Awards as Best Male R&B Vocal Performance in 2002 and 2003. Confessions (2004) established him as one of the best-selling musical artists of the 2000s decade, containing four consecutive Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles—"Yeah!", "Burn", "Confessions Part II", and "My Boo"— and the top-ten "Caught Up". It sold over 15 million copies worldwide and was certified Diamond by the RIAA. After splitting from his manager and mother in 2007, he released ... ()
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Usher is an American recording artist, dancer, and actor. He rose to fame in the late 1990s with the release of his second album My Way, which spawned his first Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit, "Nice and Slow".

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Music

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Awards & Nominations for Usher

Grammy Award for Best Rap/sung Performance Amadeus Austrian Music Awards

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Movies with Usher as Actor(36)

as Germane D.2020 Bad Hair
as Clarence Brooks2020 Burden
as himself2019 Hustlers
as Lucis Best's valet (voice)2018 Incredibles 2
as Usher2017 People You May Know
as Sugar Ray Leonard2016 Hands of Stone
as The Usher2014 Muppets Most Wanted
as Ira the Janitor2013 Scary Movie 5
as Kevin the Manager2010 Killers
as Darrell2005 In The Mix
as Randolph Douglas Scipio2001 Texas Rangers
as Ring Leader2000 Geppetto
as Campus D.J.1999 She's All That
as Lester Dewitt1999 Light It Up
as Gabe Santora1998 The Faculty

TV Shows/Series with Usher as Actor(35)

Movies with Usher as Crew(3)

Production/Producer2013 Justin Bieber's Believe
Directing/Director2005 Rhythm City Volume One: Caught Up

Additional Information

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Born: Saturday, 10/14 1978 (October) in Dallas (current age: 42 years + 50 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Record Label: LaFace Records, Arista Records, RCA
Spouses (current/former): Tameka Foster, Grace Miguel
Other names for Usher (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Usher Raymond IV"
"Usher Terrence Raymond IV"
"Usher Raymond"
"Usher (musician)"
Usher frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (33x, Actor)
Bill Hader (24x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (14x, Actress)
Jamie Foxx (13x, Actor)
Ashton Kutcher (13x, Actor)
Lindsay Lohan (12x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (12x, Actor)
Ashley Tisdale (12x, Actress)
Drew Barrymore (12x, Actress)
Jimmy Fallon (12x, Actor)
Kelly Rowland (12x, Actress)
Justin Bieber (5x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:52977, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 11/10/2020