USHER featuring A$AP ROCKY - 'Hot Thing'

USHER featuring A$AP ROCKY - 'Hot Thing'

Never liked Usher, ‘cos he’s mushy. Dig ASAP, ‘cos he’s weird. Admire The Neptunes (on production duties here), ‘cos who doesn’t? ALL THREE ON ONE SONG: Big. Pharrel’s rapid squelch and Rocky’s rap cameo about “ GQ ” and “...

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Usher feat. Diplo - 'Climax'

Usher feat. Diplo - 'Climax'

Like a well-groomed Lazarus coming back from the dead, Usher returns with his best song in absolutely years. Goodbye cringe factor, hello Diplo, subtle electronic nuances and an expectation-defying vocal performance which is more Prince falsetto...

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Usher, 'Climax'

Usher, 'Climax'

Cast your mind back to ‘Before’. Before the baby-oil. Before the Vaseline on the lens. Before Love was in “this club” and before Bieber. Usher’s first two albums were babyfaced, slabs of slow jam perfection and then…well, and then...

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Album Review: Usher - 'Raymond V Raymond' (RCA)

Usher - 'Raymond V Raymond' (RCA)

Six albums in and our favourite crazy-legged R&B star is obviously having some sort of episode. In the past year he has divorced his wife and perhaps most shockingly of all, foisted squeaky-voiced mini crooner Justin Bieber on the tweens of the...

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