Usher live at the Summertime Ball 2012

Find out more about the Summertime Ball 2012 star, who's one of the most successful R&B artists of all time.

Real Name: Usher Terry Raymond IV
Born: 14 October 1978
Height: 5' 8" / 1.73 m
Star Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia, US

Did you know?

  • At age 13, Usher competed on 'Star Search' and after impressing he was signed by L.A Reid.
  • He is one of only four people in history to collect number one singles in three consecutive decades.
  • He owns a Harley Davidson motorcycle.
  • His favorite flowers are orchids and his favorite book is Conversations With God.
  • Usher has collaborated with stars including David Guetta and Nicki Minaj.
  • Usher took to the stage on Saturday 9th June at Wembley Stadium for The Summertime Ball 2012. See the highlights here.

First Single: Call Me A Mack
First Album: Usher
First Big Top 40 No.1: OMG

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