Celebrities

Usher

Occupation: Singer, Producer

Nationality: American

Born: October 14, 1978 (36)

Rising to fame in the late 1990s with the release of his second album My Way, Usher has sold over 65 million records worldwide. He is known for his upbeat RNB style and dancing ability.

Along with Scooter Braun, Usher is the manager of teen icon and singing sensation Justin Bieber. He has released seven studio albums and 45 singles.

Jeff Goldblum shares the first cryptic tease for next summer's sci-fi blockbuster: "The Resurgence is here." Independence Day 2 gets first teaser The sequel jumps forward 20 years, when Earth thinks it's well-prepared for future invasions. Independence Day sequel title announced Interview: The teen DJ talks meeting Usher for the first time and handling fame. Martin Garrix: 'You'll never hear me sing' 'Want to Want Me' gives Derulo his fourth UK number one single. Jason Derulo single debuts at No.1 The actor is cast as a general in the sequel to the 1996 sci-fi classic. William Fichtner for Independence Day 2 Jeff Goldblum is back to save the world again in first set photo from Independence Day 2. Goldblum back on Independence Day 2 set Meanwhile Jason Derulo is set to end Omi's reign atop the singles chart. Will Young and The Vaccines battle for No.1 Including new releases from Florence + the Machine, Jason Derulo and Martin Garrix. This week's new singles reviewed Starz also announces summer premiere date for basketball comedy Survivor's Remorse. Seth MacFarlane's Blunt Talk sets premiere The sequel will be released to mark the original film's 20th anniversary in 2016. Independence Day 2 filming about to begin Three former coaches will return to The Voice next week. Gwen Stefani, Usher, CeeLo for Voice show Spiner played fan favourite Dr Brackish Okun who came to a nasty end dissecting one of the aliens. Brent Spiner returning for Independence Day 2 The clip also stars Jay Z, Chris Martin, Calvin Harris and Usher. Beyoncé, Madonna, Kanye in TIDAL video An awkward teen tries to impress his crush in the comic visual. Watch Martin Garrix's hilarious new video Charlotte Gainsbourg is in talks to star opposite Liam Hemsworth in sci-fi sequel. Gainsbourg for Independence Day 2 John Legend is also confirmed to appear on iHeartRadio Music Awards. Usher, Foo Fighters playing iHeartRadio gala Including Muse, Frozen, Duke Dumont and Nathan Sykes. Playlist: 10 tracks you need to hear The teen DJ has unveiled the first official cut from his forthcoming debut album. Usher, Martin Garrix unveil new single Jermaine Dupri says Ciara's 'I Bet' is a "rip-off" of Usher's 'U Got It Bad'. Usher producer says Ciara track 'a rip-off' The singer's collaboration with John Legend for Comic Relief tops the UK singles chart. Sam Smith number 1 with 'Lay Me Down' Rebel Heart is now 12,700 copies ahead of its nearest competitor. Madonna on course for 12 UK no. 1 album Jessie Usher will star alongside Liam Hemsworth as the son of Captain Steven Hiller. Jeff Goldblum back for Independence Day 2 Madonna, Ed Sheeran, Rihanna and Kanye West will perform at the annual ceremony. Grammy Awards 2015 to air on 4Music Singer will still be "having a dance party/rage fest in the audience". Why isn't Taylor Swift performing at Grammys? The acts all record vocals for Jimmy Fallon's epic Super Bowl tribute. 1D, Sam Smith, Ariana, Christina sing Queen Willie Nelson, Janelle Monae and Chris Martin will pay tribute to Wonder. Ed Sheeran to headline Stevie Wonder salute Usher is reportedly engaged to his girlfriend and long-term business partner. Usher engaged to girlfriend Grace Miguel? Digital Spy brings you the best of tonight's (December 19) TV picks. What to Watch: Tonight's TV Picks Other guests include Rebel Wilson, Ricky Gervais, Ben Stiller and Usher. Foxx, Diaz for Graham Norton Xmas show The 'Shake It Off' singer tries to decipher Miley Cyrus lyrics in sneak preview. Watch Taylor Swift as The Voice US adviser Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' debuts at number three in the chart. Meghan Trainor tops UK singles chart 'I Don't Mind' is the latest cut from Usher's forthcoming album UR. Listen to Usher and Juicy J's new song The singer will visit 23 European cities in February and March 2015 with tour. Usher announces UK tour dates The collaboration shoots to the top spot in its first week of release. Calvin Harris, John Newman Blame is No.1 The singer explains that his career objectives have changed as he is older. Usher: 'I don't need to sell out tours' The 'Beauty and a Beat' singer strips to his briefs on stage during telecast. See Justin Bieber strip at Fashion Rocks The singer says the record "isn't scheduled anymore". Usher delays new album UR release Usher says Drake "really knows what he's doing" ahead of his new album release. Usher confirms Drake for new album The publication examines sales figures and career longevity to find top popstar. Mariah Carey is Time's ultimate pop star The clip also features Pharrell Williams, the track's producer and co-writer. Watch Nicki Minaj and Usher's new video