Usher’s BFF Obama And More: The Week In Instagrams

By Cory Midgarden What gave Cody Simpson this lizard-like tongue? “I had, like, five blue Warheads,” Simpson told MTV News. “After, like, three, I saw my tongue obviously started getting blue, and I was like, ‘I might as well have two more.’ ” Check out Cody Simpson’s sweet-and-sour story here! Although we don’t know the… Read more »

Usher Teaches Love 101 On ‘Lessons For The Lovers’

By Christina Garibaldi Usher has never made it a secret that he usually sings for the ladies. After all, he planned a ladies-only tour, fittingly titled One Night Stand, in 2008. With past hits like “Nice and Slow,” “Trading Places” and “U Got It Bad,” Usher has lyrically and visually captured women’s hearts around the… Read more »

Usher’s Top 5 Sexiest Videos


Get More: Usher, Music News By Christina Garibaldi With the release of Usher’s latest video for “Scream” and in celebration of his seventh studio album, Looking 4 Myself, we here at MTV News decided it was time for us to take a trip down memory lane and look back at Usher’s top five sexiest videos… Read more »

Usher Can’t Stop Releasing Awesome New Songs

First there was the sexy sex beast slow jam “Climax.” Then there was the beat-driven thumper “Scream.” Now, it’s “Lemme See” featuring Rick Ross. All three songs are featured on Usher‘s new record, Looking for Myself, due June 12 … so, well, at least we already know what we’ll be doing that day. >> It’s… Read more »

It’s Time For An Usher Greatest Hits Album


This morning, we were enjoying our morning java buzz and chatting with our colleagues in the MTV Newsroom about the happenings in music and pop culture when the conversation turned to Usher’s new Diplo-produced jam “Climax.” The song is a slick, sexy electro-pop ballad that features perhaps Usher’s best (falsetto!) vocal performance in a long… Read more »

Usher And The Case Of His Mystery Collabo

show||video|559922| By James Dinh Collaborations are all the rage these days, and Usher appears to be stirring the pot big-time. On Monday, the R&B crooner teased the Twitterverse about a mystery team-up, offering fans with just one cryptic clue – “YO WHAT UP NY!!…I bet you’d never guess who I’m in the studio wit right… Read more »

For Rihanna, Pink, Usher And Others, Mid-Concert Accidents Happen

Rihanna’s weekend show in Dallas was canceled mid-show when a fire broke out above the stage after a pyrotechnic unit set a chair on the catwalk above the stage ablaze. Fans initially thought the fire was part of the show, only realizing the flames were not intentionally set when smoke began to fill parts of… Read more »