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  • 2015 Essence Festival Draws Nearly 500,000 Attendees, Thousands More Online

    Jul 8, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *The 2015 Essence Festival emerged as a confirmed success with nearly 500,000 people who were on hand to attend the four-day event, which took place July 2-5 in New Orleans. Attendees were treated to nighttime performances from more than 80 artists, including Kevin Hart, Usher, Mary J. Blige, Missy Elliott, Common and Kendrick Lamar, according […]

  • Photos: Usher and Miguel Host 5th Post BET Awards Party [Look: Photo Gallery]

    Jun 30, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *After the 2015 BET Awards,  recording artists Usher and Miguel closed out BET weekend by hosting the 5th Annual Mark Pitts and Bystorm Entertainment Post BET Awards Party presented by JRose. Usher and Jermaine Dupri treated celebrity friends and guests to a surprise sing-along of classic throwbacks, spun by famed DJ, D-Nice. Usher then  joined the […]

  • Justin Bieber, Usher Ordered to Face $10M Lawsuit Over ‘Somebody to Love’

    Jun 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Justin Bieber and Usher were ordered by a U.S. appeals court on Thursday to face a $10 million lawsuit over their 2010 single “Somebody to Love.” Two Virginia songwriters are claiming the singers illegally copied parts of their song. By a 3-0 vote, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond revived a May […]

  • Usher and Tyrese to Perform at 2015 Ford Neighborhood Awards

    Jun 11, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Atlanta, GA –Steve Harvey, EMMY-winning talk show and Family Feud host and star of the Steve Harvey Morning Show, announces a sizzling lineup of superstar performances at the upcoming 13th Annual Ford Neighborhood Awards. Multiple GRAMMY®-winning superstar Usher will hit the stage as the awards show’s closing performer and award-winning artist/actor Tyrese Gibson will take the […]

  • Usher to Sing National Anthem at Game 4 of NBA Finals

    Jun 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Usher has been tapped to sing the National Anthem in front of his own NBA team. The NBA announced that country group Rascal Flatts and Ursh will belt the Star Spangled Banner at Games 3 and 4, respectively, both of which will take place in Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena, home of the Cavaliers. Usher, though […]

  • Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan Pay Tribute to Nina Simone

    Jun 7, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment


    *Lauryn Hill and Jazmine Sullivan performed at Harlem’s famed Apollo Theatre last week, following the New York premiere of the Netflix documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?” Directed by Liz Garbus, the doc marks Netflix’s first commissioned original documentary. It will be released to the streaming service on June 26, and features interviews with Nina’s family, close friends and […]