Usher hit up BET’s 106 & Park yesterday for the world premiere of his “Lil Freak” video feat. Nicki Minaj. [Watch: Usher's Lil Freak Video]
The studio audience was filled with Ursh fans as they all screamed and showcased their “Usher-wear”:
Usher’s swagger was on a hundred thousand trillion as he took in the adoration of the crowd. One thing he caught flack for was calling the lil screaming teeny boppers “freaks” but maybe he just forgot his manners.
Check out more photos + video of Usher’s 106&Park interview below: Continue Reading…
Usher’s premiered the video for “Lil Freak” on BET’s 106 and Park today (3/24). It features Nicki Minaj and Ciara doing what she does best…. grinding on the pole.
Watch the official video below and tell me if you see what I see… Continue Reading…
Check out a 30 second sneak peek of Usher’s music video for his new single “Lil Freak”, which features Nicki Minaj in two-toned blonde wig with Ciara making a cameo. The video was filmed in Los Angeles, and is directed by TAJ, who claims that the video will help redefine the word “freak”:
My general idea was to take the word and show its many faceted sides. Twisting and turning it to where theres really no distinguishing between one freak and another.
Hhmph… a freak is a freak. Upside down or rightside up by any other name it’s still the same. Check out the preview below:
In a recent one on one with Vibe Magazine, Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas was asked if she felt that Usher’s Capri bearing performance during the 2010 NBA All-Star Game was an indication that he’d lost his sex appeal.
As one who’s really familiar with Usher and his sexiness, Chilli broke it down and stood up for her ex-boo: Continue Reading…
Usher went back in the lab and it’s looking like he came out with a monster! The two new tracks that he’s leaked this week are a bit harder and closer to the old Usher that we know and love, so I appreciate these a bit more than I did the gazillion other songs we’ve heard these few months. Continue Reading…
Mr. Raymond graces the cover of the March 13th issue of Billboard magazine. The photo is cropped at the knees, so the verdict’s out on if he chose to rock full length pants or capris.
All jokes aside, Usher is on the grind and feels that his new project will reveal a new Ursh. Despite the challenges of trying to reclaim his superstar status in a drastically downshifting industry climate, Usher is determined to create more history of his own.
I’ve come through a metamorphosis and I’m in my new skin. A lot of things have happened in the last few years that could have broke me, but I’m still standing; rejuvenated with a new peace, confidence and energy. I’ve got fire in my eyes. FULL COVER STORY
Usher is also fully aware that he needs to drop a few more videos for all those singles he’s got on the charts. He’s currently shooting back to back videos for “O.M.G.”with Will.i.am and “Lil Freak” with Niki Minaj. So prepare yourselves… he’s coming!
In case you missed it:
The A-Pod ~ O.M.G. ~ Usher Raymond ft. Will.i.am [Listen/Downlaod]