Usher

© Ames Friedman

© Ames Friedman


Usher Raymond IV, popularly known as Usher, was born on October 14, 1978. He already achieved great success as R&B singer. He became popular with his second album entitled ‘My Way’. However, his popularity peaked with the fifth album, ‘Confessions’. It sold more than 10 million copies in the United States alone. The singles Yeah, Burn, Confessions Part II and My Boo featuring Alicia Keys were an chart topping hits. Usher is not only involved in R&B music, he’s also a producer, singer and dancer. Usher is also known for signing Justin Bieber to his record label. Usher launched fragrances, ‘Usher He’ and ‘Usher She’, in 2007. He introduced the new pair of fragrances, ‘Usher for Men’ and ‘Usher for Women’, the following year. In 2009, he launched ‘Usher VIP’. Like the first four fragrances, this was also made in collaboration with Richard Herpin and Honorine Blanc. He may be a man but he knows what women want. Usher is also known for wearing his own colognes.