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Usher is a music coach for Season 4 of NBC's reality singing competition, "The Voice."

Usher is a singer, songwriter, actor and dancer who soared to fame in the late 1990s with his second album "My Way." The album provided his first Billboard Hot 100 #1 hit "Nice & Slow." The album was certified six-times platinum by the RIAA. Usher's next album, "8701," yielded the Billboard Hot 100 #1 hits "U Remind Me" and "U Got It Bad," and has been certified four-times platinum by the RIAA. Usher's album "Confessions" sold over 10 million copies in the United States in 2004, and has been certified diamond by the RIAA. It gave four consecutive Billboard #1 hits, including "Yeah!," "Burn," "Confessions Part II" and "My Boo." Usher's album "Here I Stand" sold over five million copies worldwide in 2008, and its lead single "Love in This Club" climbed to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100.

In 2010, Usher released his sixth studio album — "Raymond v. Raymond," which resulted in his third-consecutive album to open at #1 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart. It has been certified platinum and originated another Billboard Hot 100 #1 hit in "OMG". As a result, the song became his ninth #1 single in the U.S., making him the first artist in the current decade to register #1 singles in three consecutive decades. Usher then issued an extended play and deluxe edition of "Raymond v. Raymond" in "Versus," which debuted at #4 on the Billboard 200 chart. The album's the lead single — "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love" — reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100.

In addition, the RIAA ranks Usher as one of the highest-selling artists in American music history with over 23 million copies sold in the United States alone. To date, he has sold over 65 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Usher has won numerous accolades, including seven Grammy Awards. At the end of 2009, Usher was named the number one Hot 100 artist of the 2000s decade. Billboard named him the second most successful artist of the 2000s decade, with his 2004 album "Confessions" ranked as the top solo album of the first decade of the 2000s. Billboard also placed Usher at #6 on their list of Top 50 R&B/Hip-Hop Artists of the Past 25 Years.

Outside the recording studio, Usher is the visionary leader behind Usher's New Look, Inc., an organization established to empower youth from underserved communities by giving them the skill necessary to enter careers in the sports and entertainment industry. New Look hosts a free, two-week residential Sports and Entertainment Camp in Atlanta. More than 1,300 disadvantaged youth from around the country have been given the extraordinary opportunity to improve their athletic, academic and artistic talents. Through the New Look Foundation, he has also continued his long-term commitment to help rebuild the Gulf Coast.

In 2007, Usher launched the top-selling men's and women's fragrance line, Usher HE and Usher SHE, through a partnership with Elizabeth Arden, with a second line UR For Men and UR For Women in 2008. His most recent collaboration with Elizabeth Arden is a new line of men's fragrances called VIP. Usher recently became owner of several wine bar & bistros titled The Grape.

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Age: 38 years old
Birthday: October 14, 1978
Height: 5' 7 ½"
Nickname: Big Ush
Big Tyme
Mr. Entertainment
Full Name / Real Name: Usher Terry Raymond IV
Birthplace: Dallas, TX
Wife: Tameka Foster (8/3/2007 - 11/4/2009, divorced, 2 children)

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jasmin says:
I think that what Usher is doing is awesome!! I love the fact that he's a humanitarian! I believe in giving back to the communtiy and helping out other countries!! I have the utmost respect for him and I really look forward to hearing and buyng his next album!! :) Big ups to Usher!! Whoooooooo!! :)
kasy says:
you cool
rosa says:
your music iz wack shwem bt i only like o.m.g
teammick says:
I am so glad u got to take JUstin bieber in and not timberlake! J.T is not...he doesnt have himself together! sorry jt! I think usher (you) is a better role model anyway!
riya says:
hey usher love ur music it had me cryin one time just thinkin of my boyfriend
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