Tag Archives: Usher

Ashley Everett

Ashley Everett and Michael Korte Share Beautiful Tribute to R&B “Duets”

Some of the freshest names and faces in the dance and vocal community teamed up with digital influencer Michael Korte to deliver a new dance mashup. Titled “Duets”, the choreographed piece pays tribute to the likes of Usher, Alicia Keys, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Beyoncé and even Jay-Z. What makes this tribute so special is the…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed
usher-test.562.325.c-1

BJ The Chicago Kid Pays Homage to Usher with ‘BJTCK: A Tribute To The Anniversary Of Usher’s Confessions’

I remember being pretty enamored by Usher’s 2004 Confessions. Selling over 10 million copies and garnering three Grammy awards, one being Best Contemporary R&B Album, it’s safe to say I wasn’t alone in my beliefs. Even in my youth, I recognized the value of flawless musical arrangement, lyricism and passion, and the novelty of a full length album posing…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , | Comments closed
HBO Animals

Solange, Big Boi, Whoopi Goldberg & More Get Animated in HBO’s ‘The Animals’

Returning for its second season, HBO’s The Animals is stocked with star-studded narrations we never imagined hearing from the mouths of cartoon creatures. The guests list includes Solange, Big Boi, Usher, Big Sean, Killer Mike, Whoopi Goldberg and many more. Set in New York City, The Animals focuses on the downtrodden livelihood of pigeons, rats and roaches native to Earth’s least-habitable…

Read More
Posted in Art & Culture, News | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
solange-a-seat-at-the-table-book-1475087745-compressed

Solange Performs At President Obama’s Star Studded Farewell Party

Our very own Solange Knowles graced the stage at President Barack Obama’s farewell party with many familiar faces in attendance. The moment in which Solange took to instagram to marvel in, only comes once in a lifetime―if at all. She captioned her post, “The sound check of life…Was truly the ultimate, ultimate honor. Can’t even…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
2062279-usher-cover-story-617-409_0

Audio: Usher, “Missin U” & “Champions”

Usher is reflective on his latest track “Missin U,” as he gets candid about a potential lover. A new single off his upcoming album Hard II Love, he blends traditional R&B with modern day hiphop, creating a hypnotic sound as the back drop to his familiar croons and vocal bends. Additionally, to celebrate the release of of Hands of Stone, in…

Read More
Posted in Music | Also tagged , | Comments closed
2062279-usher-cover-story-617-409_0

Watch Usher Prepare for Iconic Role of Sugar Ray Leonard in BTS for ‘Hands Of Stone’

In the upcoming film Hands Of Stone, Usher will take on the role of boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard. When filming biopics, embodying the role is an integral and sensitive part of the process, which the Atlanta bred singer takes seriously. A new behind-the-scenes video features the intense training and dedication that went into recreating…

Read More
Posted in Art & Culture, News | Also tagged , | Comments closed
2062279-usher-cover-story-617-409_0

Audio: Usher, “Crash”

After debuting a collaboration with Young Thug, R&B heartthrob Usher is back with a brand new single entitled “Crash.” The radio friendly single is an upbeat and simultaneously sultry track that is sure to be a self proclaimed “banger.” With lyrics like “Would you mind if I still love you?/ Would you mind if things…

Read More
Posted in Music | Also tagged | Comments closed
IMG_20160426_114504929

Premiere: Dilemma, JoeLogic, Gee, & Modesty Lycan Debut Their Enchanting ‘Reverie Drive’ EP

After concluding their work with powerhouse vocalist Jazmine Sullivan on her Grammy-nominated Reality Show, producers Dilemma, JoeLogic and Gee are back with a completely different sound with their latest installment Reverie Drive. The five track EP is a musical compilation between the three producers in collaboration with singer-songwriter Modesty Lycan. Described as the “perfect backdrop to your workday or…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed
yuna-2016-by-aimanness-look2-1

Yuna Debuts The Video For Her Lush Single “Crush” Featuring Usher

After debuting behind-the-scenes footage, Malaysian singer-songwriter Yuna returns with the official video for her Usher-assisted single, “Crush.” The sensuous lead single is lifted from her upcoming album, Chapters, which is set for release on May 20th. “The song is about two people realizing they’re made for each other for the first time, and Usher completed…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , | Comments closed
hands-of-stone-trailer-video-715x410

Usher Plays Sugar Ray Leonard in ‘Hands of Stone’ Biopic

Usher makes his debut in his first major film since his earlier acting days, taking on the role of boxer Sugar Ray Leonard in the biopic Hands of Stone, which documents the rise of boxer Roberto Duran and his trainer Ray Arcel. The film follows the life of the Panamanian boxer from his childhood up…

Read More
Posted in Art & Culture, News | Also tagged , | Comments closed
yuna

Yuna Takes Us Behind The Scenes of Her Video For “Crush” Featuring Usher

We recently caught up with Malaysian singer Yuna for an exclusive interview. We discussed cultural influences and being an international icon, and she also shared her undoubted passion for simply creating. As we await her upcoming album Chapters, she has delivered some behind the scenes footage from her latest Usher-assisted “Crush.” We first fell in love with…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged | Comments closed
roots

Leon Bridges, Future & Usher To Headline The Roots Picnic

Just when you thought musical festivals couldn’t get any better, The Roots’ annual Roots Picnic is returning this year to Philadelphia’s Festival Pier on June 4th with a stellar lineup. Seriously, it doesn’t get any better than this. Headliners include Future, Usher (backed by The Roots) and the soulful Leon Bridges. You can also catch…

Read More
Posted in Art & Culture, News | Also tagged | Comments closed