FOLLOW UP TO HIS TWO #1 URBAN SINGLES “LEMME SEE” AND “CLIMAX”
ALL FROM HIS CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED #1 CHART TOPPING ALBUM LOOKING 4 MYSELF
(New York – August 21, 2012) Multi-platinum selling, seven-time Grammy award winning superstar Usher
today releases his next single entitled “Dive,”
the follow up to his two #1 urban radio
chart toppers, “Climax and “Lemme See featuring Rick Ross” from his critically acclaimed groundbreaking album LOOKING 4 MYSELF .
“Climax and “Lemme See”’s Number One charting positions extend Usher’s career reign for having the most number ones ever on the R&B/Hiphop Charts during the SoundScan era.
LOOKING 4 MYSELF
has received “album of the year” raves: Time Magazine
states “the seventh album by the reigning emperor of R&B is lighter than air and sexy as hell.” NPR places LOOKING 4 MYSELF
in their top albums of the year list and describes Usher “leaping over boundaries, Marvel hero style”¦(the album is) solidly soulful, dramatic in all the right places, heartfelt, deeply danceable, sexy”¦ As a powerful force in the pop
mainstream”¦Usher “¦wields the kind of influence that helps define what relevance looks like.”
Scheduled to appear at the ITunes Festival and iHeart Radio festivals next month, Usher is also nominated for an MTV Video Music
Award for “Climax” in the Best Male Video category.
Seven-time Grammy award winner Usher has been ranked by the RIAA as one of the best-selling artists in American music history, having sold over 44 million albums worldwide.