Usher was born on October 14, 1978, in Dallas, Texas, US. He is an American singer and actor. Similarly, he started his music career with his self-titled debut album, Usher (1994) but gained wide fame through his second album My Way (1997). Moreover, the singles of the album won him his first two Grammy Awards as Best Male R&B Vocal Performance.
Likewise, he has released eight albums till the date including, 8701 (2001), Confessions (2004), Here I Stand (2008), Raymond v. Raymond (2010), Looking 4 Myself (2012), and Hard II Love (2016). He is also planning to release Confessions 2 (2020). All of his albums have been commercially successful and has sold over 75 million records worldwide being one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Consequently, he has grabbed eight Grammy Awards and 18 Billboard Music Awards.
Regarding his family, his father’s name is Usher Raymond III whereas his mother’s name is Jonetta Patton (née O’Neal).
Usher attended North Springs High School.
Usher stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 75 Kg. Likewise, he has aa well-maintained physique with 45 inches of the chest, 33 inches of waist and 15.5 inches of biceps. Additionally, he has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.
He has dated numerous woman including, singer Brandy from 1998 to 1999, singer Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas from 2001 to 2003, model Naomi Campbell in 2004, and Eishia Brightwell in 2005. Similarly, he then dated hair-stylist and wardrobe stylist, Tameka Foster and also tied the knot on August 3, 2007. They welcomed two sons: Usher “Cinco” Raymond V in November 2007, and Naviyd Ely Raymond in December 2008. However, they separated and divorced in November 2009.
He was recently in a long affair with Grace Miguel since 2009. They separated in 2018.
Usher has an estimated net worth of $ 180 million.
- Full Name: Usher Raymond IV
- Profession: Singer and Actor
- Age: 41
- Birth Date: October 14, 1978
- Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, US
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Nationality: American
- Father’s Name: Usher Raymond III
- Mother’s Name: Jonetta Patton (née O’Neal)
- Height: 5 feet 8 inches
- Weight: 75 Kg
- Chest Size: 45 inches
- Waist Size: 33 inches
- Biceps Size: 15.5 inches
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Net Worth: $ 180 million