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Usher Terry Raymond IV began singing when he was six years old, joining the local church choir at the behest of his mother, Jonnetta Patton, who acted as choir director. Patton, a single mom, raised Usher and his younger brother, James, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, before moving the family to Atlanta, Georgia, when Usher was 12 years old. Cited by ... See full bio »
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  Fino alla fine del mondo (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- One to TRI (2013) ... (performer: "Without You" - uncredited) / (writer: "Without You" - uncredited)
 2012-2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 9 (2013) ... ("Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!")
- Fusion Dance Week (2012) ... ("Scream") / (writer: "Scream")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2006 - 2013) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- Top 6 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (performer: "Lemme See") / (writer: "Lemme See")
- 4 of 20 Voted Off (2011) ... (performer: "Moving Mountains") / (writer: "Moving Mountains")
- 1 of 11 Voted Off (2010) ... (performer: "OMG", "Somebody to Love")
- The Top 12 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Moving Mountains")
- Top 12 Perform (2006) ... (performer: "Caught Up")
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.16 (2013) ... (writer: "Without You")
 2013 The Internship (performer: "Hot Thing" - as Usher) / (writer: "Hot Thing")
 2013 Fast & Furious 6 (performer: "Rest of My Life") / (writer: "Rest of My Life")
  Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #7.4 (2013) ... (performer: "Pop Ya Collar" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pop Ya Collar" - uncredited)
- Episode #4.18 (2010) ... (performer: "OMG")
 2013 Lovestruck: The Musical (TV Movie) (writer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love")
  Mulheres Ricas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #2.7 (2013) ... (performer: "Without You" - uncredited) / (writer: "Without You" - uncredited)
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Live Show 6 (2012) ... (writer: "Scream")
- Live Decider 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Without You")
 2012 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 1 (2012) ... (writer: "Without You")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2004 - 2012) (writer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2012)
- Will Ferrell/Usher (2012) ... (performer: "Scream", "Climax") / (writer: "Scream", "Climax")
- Steve Carell/Usher (2008) ... (performer: "This Ain't Sex", "Love in This Club") / (writer: "This Ain't Sex", "Love in This Club")
- Lindsay Lohan/Usher (2004) ... (performer: "Yeah!", "Burn" - uncredited)
  The Block (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2012)
- Red House Elimination: Night 3 (2012) ... (performer: "Without You" - uncredited) / (writer: "Without You" - uncredited)
- Elimination: Night 4 (2011) ... (performer: "OMG" - uncredited) / (writer: "OMG" - uncredited)
 2009-2012 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Yes/No (2012) ... (writer: "Without You" - uncredited)
- Vitamin D (2009) ... (writer: "It's My Life/Confessions" - uncredited)
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (performer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love", "Yeah!")
 2010-2011 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes)
- Top 12 Results (2011) ... (performer: "Dirty Dancer")
- Top 22 Performance (2011) ... (performer: "Somebody to Love")
- Top 10 Performance (2010) ... (performer: "She Don't Know")
- Top 18 Performance (2010) ... (performer: "Lil Freak")
- Top 22 Performance (2010) ... (performer: "OMG")
 2011 The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "OMG")
 2011 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (Documentary) (performer: "Somebody to Love") / (writer: "U Got it Bad", "One Less Lonely Girl")
  Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #9.8 (2010) ... (performer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love", "There Goes My Baby" - as Usher) / (writer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love", "There Goes My Baby")
 2010 MTV Video Music Awards 2010 (TV Special) (performer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love", "OMG" - as Usher)
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #10.8 (2010) ... (performer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love" - uncredited)
 2010 Getaway (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.21 (2010) ... (performer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
 2010 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Monaco Grand Prix: Qualifying (2010) ... (performer: "OMG" - uncredited)
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #17.112 (2010) ... (performer: "Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home)" - uncredited)
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.93 (2010) ... (performer: "Earth Song")
 2009 The Hangover (performer: "Yeah!" - as Usher)
 2008 House M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- House's Head (2008) ... (performer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
  The Boondocks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Tom, Sarah and Usher (2007) ... (performer: "Burn") / (writer: "Burn")
 2005 In the Mix (writer: "Sweat", "Get Acquainted", "Be What It's Gonna Be", "Against the World", "Take Me Away")
 2005 The 47th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Caught Up")
 2005/I Hitch (performer: "Yeah!" (2004) - as Usher)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon (Video) (writer: "Mother's Day Song")
 2004 Como uma Onda (TV Series) (performer: "My Boo")
 2004 Karaoke Revolution Volume 3 (Video Game) ("Burn")
 2003 Deliver Us from Eva (performer: "She's Got the Part" - as Usher)
 2003 The Disco Ball (TV Special) (performer: "Ain't No Stopping Us Now")
 2002 The Sweetest Thing (performer: "U Got It Bad" - as Usher) / (writer: "U Got It Bad")
 1998 The Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2816 (1998) ... (performer: "My Way")
 1997 Soul Food (performer: "Slow Jam" - as Usher)
 1993 Poetic Justice (performer: "Call Me a Mack") / (writer: "Call Me a Mack")
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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in David Guetta's video "Without You" See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 12 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Usher 'Mr. Entertainment' | Usher Raymond IV | Usher

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on training to portray a legendary fighter in 'Hands of Stone'] You couldn't find a more stylized boxer than Sugar Ray Leonard. He was an incredible motion guy, the way he moved around the ring, and I think my dancing will make it easier for me to pick up his moves. I've been working on familiarizing myself with the ring, sparring and understanding how to move. He had such incredible discipline ... See more »

Trivia:

[April 2004] His 5th album, "Confessions", was released in the U.S. It sold over 1.1 million copies in its first week, the highest first-week total ever for an R&B album. See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Entertainment See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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