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American singer, songwriter, producer and actor, Usher Raymonds who has a net worth of $180 million was born in Texas but brought up in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
After Usher’s family discovered his vocal talent at an early age and in order to to to help build his music career, they had to move down to Atlanta where Usher started recording professionally and making guest vocal appearances. Then in August of 1994, he released his first studio album “Usher” at the age of 16 years
Later on, a few of his albums debuted at the number one position on the US Billboard 200 chart. While Five of his albums have been certified platinum by the RIAA (My Way, 8701, Confessions, Here I Stand) with Confessions selling more than 10 million copies and achieving a diamond certification in the USA. While his ten hit number one singles including U Remind Me (8701), OMG (Raymond v. Raymond), and Yeah! (Confessions), that reached number one across nine countries became the best performing single of 2004 in the USA.
Usher who has worked on many other songs and albums apart from his own, have been featured in songs including How Much (Mariah Carey, Rainbow) Same Girl (R. Kelly, Double Up), First Dance (Justin Bieber, My World) and among the awards he has won are four American Music Awards, five Grammy Awards, and nineteen Billboard Awards. And as an actor he has featured in many outstanding titles including Moesha, The Faculty, She’s All That and In the Mix. While his side projects includes US Records, that formed, co-ownership of professional basketball team the Cleveland Cavaliers, and founding New Look, a non-profit organization.