How much is Usher net worth? $180 million
How did Usher earn his money and wealth?
Usher Raymond IV, widely known as Usher was born in Dallas, Texas, The United States on October 14th, 1978. Born to parents Jonetta Patton and Usher Raymond III, Usher has spent a majority of his life in Chattanooga with her mother, step-father and half-brother after his father left his family when he was a year old. At the age of nine, he joined the choir in the local church in Chattanooga as directed by her mother. And soon for a better opportunity in singing, the family moved to Atlanta, Georgia. There he attended the North Spring High school. He joined a group, NuBeginnings, where he recorded ten songs in an album which were nationally released in April 2002 by a Hip-O record.
Usher, in 1994, came with his debut album, Usher, and got widespread fame, after which came his second album My Way in the year 1997, which took his Nice & Slow at the first U.S. Billboard Hot 100 number-one single. His third album 8701 in the year 2001, gave number one singles, U Remind Me” and “U Got It Bad. A total of eight million copies was sold worldwide of his top-three singles. “U Don’t Have to Call” also made him the winner of the two Grammy Awards as Best Male R&B Vocal Performance in the years 2002 and 2003. With his fourth album, Confessions in the year 2004, Usher became the best-selling musical artists of the 2000 decade, after selling twenty million copies worldwide.
Usher was captured on Television in an American, sitcom Moesha in 1997, The Faculty in 1998, She’s All That in 1999, Light It Up in 1999 as well, and an American biographical film Hands of Stone, which later debuted in the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France and released in The united states on August 26th, 2016.
Usher, is an amazing songwriter, an American singer, dancer and an actor. A total of eight albums have been in Usher’s record which made him win 18 Billboard Music Awards and 8 Grammy Awards. And in 2009, he was named as the second most successful artist by the billboard, a number-one Hot 100 artist of the 2000 decade artist. Also, his album, Confessions was marked as the top solo album of the 2000s decade.
He even attained the nine US hot 100 number one singles. Usher has been great on stage, which gave him the title of the sexiest male performer ever to walk a stage by VH1. Usher has also been part of television tours, World tours, Regional tours, and concerts.
What are the highest selling albums of Usher?
- Confessions (2004): 20 million units
- 8701 (2001): 8 million units
- My way (1997): 8 million units
- Here I stand (2008): 5 million units
- Raymond V Raymond (2010): 2 million units
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