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  1. Usher Lays Out His Plan To Combat High School Drop Out RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    The singer launched "Usher's New Look" program with his mother, Jonetta Patton, in 1999 to increase high school graduation rates and provide students with strategies for success. Since its launch, "Usher's New Look" has worked with more than 25,000 students globally, according to the singer.

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  2. Top of the Charts: "Cheerleader" gets third chart-topping weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... II" might not have been the Song of the Summer in 2004, but there was no denying the song wrapped up the Summer of Usher. The song's two-week run at number one was the Atlanta pop star's third chart topping hit of the season. By the end of the year, ...

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  3. Makeup artist turns herself into Caitlyn Jenner, Nicki Minaj... and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Mail on Sunday

    ... Prince look with her hair in curtains and a small amount of facial hair to become the Purple Rain hitmaker. For singer Usher she uses a wig to make her forehead smaller and highlights around her eyebrows,nose and lips. To start off her ...

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  4. 10 Artists That Need To Collaborate with SkrillexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Billboard

    ... so why not switch it up - for a single track, at least - with something more immediately combustible? Last year, Usher reportedly entered the studio with Skrillex to work on some new musica and that music has yet to surface, just like Usher's ...

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  5. Leonardo DiCaprio and Iman Partied This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | New York Magazine

    ... to see all that and more from this week's parties, including Christina Hendricks , Marion Cotillard , Zadie Smith, and Usher. party pics cara delevingne jaden smith martha stewart zac posen karlie kloss rachel mcadams jake gyllenhaal nicole kidman ...

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  6. Usher's New Look Celebrates Its Commitment to Youth EmpowermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Usher's New Look , the non-profit organization founded by Usher Raymond IV and committed to developing future leaders, will celebrate its Sweet 16 anniversary at the 2015 United to Ignite Luncheon at the St. Regis Hotel in Atlanta. Rapper and actor Ludacris will join Usher to emcee the event.

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  7. Usher's New Look Celebrates Its Commitment to Youth Empowerment at...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Market Wire

    Usher's New Look , the non-profit organization founded by Usher Raymond IV and committed to developing future leaders, today celebrates its Sweet 16 anniversary at the 2015 United to Ignite Luncheon at the St. Regis Hotel in Atlanta. Rapper and actor Ludacris will join Usher to emcee the event.

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  8. Behind Viacom's Case that TV Ratings Aren't EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... worked on behalf of Pepsi to infuse the soda into the MTV Video Music Awards, with features involving the singer Usher. Echo has allowed marketers to track, for example, which top "influencers" are tweeting about a promotion, and which social ...

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  9. Taylor Swift adds new Aussie showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | NEWS.com.au

    ... album 1989 has just passed five million albums sold in the US, making it the fastest-selling album in over ten years. Usher's album Confessions was the last to break the record back in 2004. Taylor Swift was looking picture perfect as she stepped ...

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  10. Villa initiation songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Sky Sports

    ... rtugal. Richards, a free transfer after his release from Manchester City, took to the chair to sing 'Nice and Slow' by Usher, while goalkeeper Bunn, who signed from Norwich, gave team-mates a rendition of 'Hello' by Lionel Richie.

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  11. Micah Richards sings Usher hit Nice and Slow during Aston Villa initiationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Daily Mail

    ... that greets a new acquisition at nearly all football clubs - an initiation song. Richards chose to sing R&B star Usher's 1998 hit Nice and Slow in front of his new team-mates While it's clear that Richards' singing isn't his strongest quality, he'll ...

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  12. Taylor Swift adds to her achievement listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Examiner.com

    ... million copies since it was released 36 weeks ago. That makes Swift's 1989 the fastest selling album in over 10 years. Usher was the last artist to hit that mark with his album Confessions in 2004. Usher reached the 5 million albums sold spot in 19 ...

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  13. Taylor Swift's claims fastest-selling album of the decade title with '1989'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Newkerala.com

    According to data from Nielsen Music, the record has sold over 5 million units since its release 36 weeks ago, knocking previous album on the spot, Usher's 'Confessions' to second place, Variety magazine reported. Usher's album had reached 5 million in 19 weeks in 2004.

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  14. Taylor Swift's '1989' becomes fastest selling album in more than ten yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... her self titled debut sold 5.52 million to date. The last artist to also reach this record-breaking accomplishment was Usher back in August of 2004 with his album Confessions . Confessions crossed that landmark after 19 weeks of being on sale. Swift ...

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  15. Another Swift Record: 1989 is the fastest album to hit 5 million US sales in a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Digital Trends

    ... it only took 36 weeks for it to reach the impressive number, according to Nielsen Music Data. Billboard reports that Usher's 2004 Confessions only needed 19 weeks to reach 5 million U.S. sales, but with music evolving so much over the past 10+ ...

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  16. Taylor Swift's fast selling albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Reuters

    ... mark in sales, the second fastest to reach that milestone in more than a decade. Billboard says it's only topped by Usher's "Confessions" album, which hit that plateau in 2004. More like take it off. Swift, a shrewd business person, captured the ...

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  17. Moist enjoying its new perspective on musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Regina Leader Post

    ... you put these individuals together, the music starts coming out," says Young, who wrote the album with frontman David Usher, guitarist/producer Mark Makoway, and new recruits, drummer Francis Fillion, guitarist Jonathan Gallivan and bassist Louis ...

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  18. Taylor Swift's '1989' Is the Fastest Album to Reach $5M in a DecadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | TheStreet.com

    ... $500 million mark in total U.S. sales by its 36th week, which is a feat that hasn't been accomplished since 2004 when Usher released 'Confessions', which reached the $5 million milestone in just nineteen weeks on sale. '1989' is Taylor Swift's fifth ...

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  19. Taylor Swift is laughing all the way to the bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... sell five million albums in just 36 weeks in over a decade. "1989" has the quickest climb to five million sales since Usher's "Confessions" managed the feat in just 19 weeks back in 2004. It's Swift's third album to sell at least five million ...

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  20. Taylor Swift's '1989' is fastest-selling album in 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | New York Daily News

    ... milestone on July 5th after "1989" has been on sale for 36 weeks. The last artist to reach the $5 million landmark was Usher with his album "Confessions" in August 2004 after just 19 weeks. Swift is currently on tour belting out her mega hits off ...

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