Five-time Grammy Award winning artist Usher released two albums in 2010 – “Raymond vs. Raymond” and “Versus”. “Raymond vs. Raymond” was officially released on the 26th May 2010. It is Usher’s sixth studio album.
Usher had the very best of production talent behind him in making this album – Jermaine Dupree, Tricky Stewart, The Runners, Ester Dan, RedOne, Polow da Don, Jim Jonsin, Bangladesh, Danja, and Jimmy Jan & Terry Lewis. The album reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 and sold more than 329,000 albums in the very first week of its release. The album has already been certified platinum by the Recording Industry of America.
Usher was born Usher Terrence Raymond IV on October 14, 1978. He is considered to be the current reigning King of R&B. Usher became famous with his second album titled “My Way” in the late 90’s. “Nice and Slow” of the album became his first Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 hit. “U Remind Me” and “U Got It Bad” also became No. 1 hits, with albums selling more than 8 million copies the world over.
Usher continued his success story with this 2004 album titled Confessions. The album sold more than 10 million copies in the United States alone. With 20 million copies sold worldwide in the first week of release, Confessions holds the record for the highest first week sales for an R&B artist in history.
Usher is undoubtedly one of the biggest selling R&B artists of the 90’s.
Now you can order your tickets to see Usher performing live on a stage near you. Barry’s Tickets can get you to his next performance with Usher tickets. Check out our inventory of Usher tickets below and order your seats to his next show today.