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  1. How Well Do U Know Your Usher Lyrics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | People

    You've sung along to his music in the car, you've danced to it when it's been played in public - you probably still do the "Peace Up, A-Town Down" bit at the start of "Yeah." But how well do you really know Usher's music? The R&B superstar is set to headline the 2015 Essence Festival on Saturday, July 4, and even if you're already counting down the days, there's still plenty of time to brush up on your lyrical prowess.

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  2. Grammy Award-winning Songwriter Bryan-Michael Cox Looks for New Star...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 24-7 Press Release

    Bryan-Michael Cox is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American songwriter and record producer, notable for his extensive work with multiple platinum-selling artists including Usher, Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, and Toni Braxton. Among his most notable productions are "Be Without You" for Mary J. Blige, "Burn", "Confessions" and "U Got It Bad" for Usher, and "Shake It Off", "I Stay In Love" and "You Don't Know What To Do" for Mariah Carey.

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  3. This Sunday in live music: Betty Who, Juicy J, The Nace BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... anthem, "We Still in This Bitch" (sample line: "I got your boo in my Bugatti / she 'bout to swallow my babies"), to Usher's chart-topping "I Don't Mind," an upbeat R&B pop ode directed at, ironically, a stripper ("I'm just tryna cut her up, tryna ...

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  4. Copeland v. Bieber - USCA Fourth Circuit, June 18, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | JD Supra

    Fourth Circuit vacates district court dismissal of copyright infringement claim against defendants Usher and Justin Bieber, finding that choruses in songs were sufficiently similar to withstand motion to dismiss, as reasonable jury could find songs intrinsically similar. Devin Copeland, a singer and songwriter, and his songwriting partner, Mareio Overton, brought suit for copyright infringement against Justin Bieber, Usher Raymond IV , Universal Music Corp., associated music publishing companies, and affiliated parties, alleging that three songs recorded by Usher and Bieber infringed the copyright of their song "Somebody to Love."

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  5. 8 musical tributes to Michael Jackson, the King of PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Austin American Statesman

    ... dance moves. Fall Out Boy added their own emo-rock spin on a Jackson classic with their 2009 cover of "Beat It." Usher and his crew of dancers stomped it out to the premiere of a new MJ song called "Love Never Felt So Good" at the 2014 iHeartRadio ...

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  6. Justin Bieber Must Face Copyright Suit, Appeals Court RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Law.com

    A federal appeals court on Thursday revived a copyright infringement case against singers Justin Bieber and Usher over versions of the song "Somebody to Love."

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  7. Usher, Feist among Whistler celebration performersRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Madison Publishing

    Photo by Submitted U.S.-based performer Usher is one of the acts set to perform at the nightly Victory Ceremonies at the Whistler Medals Plaza during the 2010 Winter Olympics. At least one of the artists announced this week to perform in Whistler at the nightly Victory Ceremonies in February has been on the Canadian Olympic stage before.

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  8. Lawsuit reinstated over Bieber's, Usher's 'Somebody to Love' recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Business Insurance

    A federal appeals court has reinstated a copyright infringement case against singers Justin Bieber and Usher filed by a composer over Mr. Bieber's hit song, "Somebody to Love." Devin Copeland, an R&B singer and songwriter and his songwriting partner, Mareio Overton, had recorded the song for his upcoming album My Story II, and registered a copyright on it in 2008, according to the Thursday's ruling by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia in Devin Copeland, a/k/a/ De Rico; Mareio Overton v.

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  9. Plagiarism lawsuit over Justin Biebera s a Somebody to Lovea revivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | India.com

    Los Angeles, Jun 19 : Pop star Justin Bieber and R&B singer Usher can face a USD 10 million copyright infringement lawsuit over their collaboration "Somebody to Love". A federal appeals court ruled that the case which was previously dismissed could now move forward, reported Aceshowbiz.

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  10. Justin Bieber, Usher to face copyright lawsuit over 'Somebody To Love'Read the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Newkerala.com

    Justin Bieber and his fellow singer Usher, who collaborated on 2010 song 'Somebody to Love', might face a jury trial as a federal judge has appealed court to reinstate 10 million dollars for copyright lawsuit against singers. The judge stated that the 'Baby' star and his 36-year-old fellow singer's single had an almost identical rhythm and similar melody like Devin Copeland aka De Rico, and his songwriting partner Mareio Overton's 2008 same titled song, TMZ.com reported.

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  11. Cover MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... and posts YouTube videos every Thursday. At press time, shortly after uploading their Rat Pack-style version of Usher's "I Don't Mind," they had over 1.2 million subscribers. The band was touring Europe in March when "American Idol" contestant Joey ...

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  12. Usher a " yes, that Usher a " wants to help D.C. students find their passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Washington Post

    ... the lecture hall. "You never know who is in the room, what they do and how they can help you." The program is part of Usher's New Look, an organization started by R&B superstar Usher Raymond IV in the late 1990s as his music career was taking off. ...

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  13. Usher Doing a 50's Vegas Style Performance of a Hip Hop SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Majic 95.9 WYNT-FM

    Last Thursday, Usher sang the National Anthem before the Cavs game. He will always be an amazing singer.

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  14. Chesapeake artist's exhibit features portraits of celebritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A portrait of singer Usher by Ashley Coles, self taught artist from Chesapeake, is part of an exhibit that will hang in the Central Library through June 30 This story is a sample from the Chesapeake Clipper, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Friday in Chesapeake. One look at Ashley Coles' portraits hanging in the gallery space at Central Library will cause you to forget about the overdue library book you're bringing back.

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  15. Chesapeake artist's exhibit features portraits of famous African AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A portrait of singer Usher by Ashley Coles, self taught artist from Chesapeake, is part of an exhibit that will hang in the Central Library through June 30 This story is a sample from the Chesapeake Clipper, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Friday in Chesapeake. One look at Ashley Coles' portraits hanging in the gallery space at Central Library will cause you to forget about the overdue library book you're bringing back.

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  16. Watch Usher sing the national anthem before the NBA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... the year for the Cavs, there was only one real pick for the performer: minority franchise owner/occasional R&B singer Usher. The star more affectionately known as Ursher Raymond took it real sloooow this time. Maybe this was a personal request by ...

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  17. Sebastian Shakespeare: Mind the gap! Art mogul Jay to wed woman half his ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Daily Mail

    ... Arts Club in Mayfair, London, earlier this year during a performance by the Grammy-award winning American R&B singer Usher 'I love dancing but I won't be dancing tonight,' he said. 'I'm still trying to live down the last time I did publicly. It ...

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  18. Indulge in a 1950s Rat Pack-style cover of Usher's 'I Don't Mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Mashable

    Postmodern Jukebox covers Usher 's "I Don't Mind" with a 1950s Vegas-style twist that would make Dean Martin proud. And forget pole-dancing - vocalist Wilkie Ferguson and dancer Sarah Reich take a break in the middle of the song to do an impressive tap dance number.

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  19. Cavaliers minority owner Usher on Dellavedova's play: 'Are you not entertained'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | USA Today

    He'll be singing the national anthem at Game Four of the NBA Finals but Usher has been following the Cavaliers throughout their playoff run not only as a minority owner, but a huge fan as well. And so far, he said, he couldn't be happier with how the team is playing - which includes sudden NBA playoff star Matthew Dellavedova, who put up 20 points last night filling in for an injured Kyrie Irving.

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  20. Usher Talks Sharing The Stage With The Notorious B.I.G. For The First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | AllHipHop.com

    Some music fans may not be aware that early on in Usher Raymond's career the R&B superstar was trained under the tutelage of Sean "Puffy" Combs. Before Usher was even old enough to drive, the "Confessions" crooner was sharing stages with Puff's flagship Bad Boy Records artist The Notorious B.I.G. Montreality caught up with Usher, and the Grammy-winning singer recalled the first time he ever performed with Biggie.

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