Usher Raymond IV was born on October 14, 1978 and is best known as Usher. He is an American R&B and pop singer and actor who rose to fame in the mid-late 1990s and to date has sold approximately 30 million albums worldwide and won five Grammy Awards. Usher is also a part owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers National Basketball Association franchise, and also owns record label US Records.
No release date has been set and no title has been announced for Usher’s fifth studio album. It was originally scheduled to be released in November of 2007. Songs for the album have already been recorded with Jermaine Dupri, T-Pain, Dre & Vidal, and Polow da Don.
Other producers he may have worked with but aren’t yet confirmed include Kanye West, Timbaland, and Ne-Yo.
Love In This Club is already receiving massive radio airplay and the Love In This Club ringtone is currently the most popular ringtone in the world. The track, which features rapper Young Jeezy, debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 at number 83, and has peaked at number 51 in just its second week on the chart.
Love In This Club has also peaked at number 15 on the Billboard Hip-Hop R&B Singles Chart was named “Airplay Gainer” for the week of March 8, 2008. The song was digitally released February 26, 2008. Although the track has only been released for a few days, Love In This Club looks like it will soon be a number one single in the United States.
Usher’s last album, titled Confessions, reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot 200 chart and it looks as though Usher’s upcoming 5th album will have similar success. Look for the Love In This Club music video to debut on YouTube and MTV in the coming weeks.