Scratching your head thinking how tall is Usher? The singer is 5 feet 9 inches tall. Usher is one of the finest R & B stars and has done many songs that have fetched critical praise and audiences love. He rose to stardom after his second album “My Way” which was a phenomenal hit. The artist has won seven Grammy Awards, four World Music Awards and six American Music Awards. Just for the record of music history, Usher has nineteen Billboard Music Awards to his credit. The talented musician has done nine albums and each one of them has been featured on major charts and lists all over the United Kingdom and United States.
The artist was born as Usher Terrence Raymond IV in Dallas, Texas to Jonetta Patton (née O’Neal) and Usher Raymond III on October 14th of 1978. He was brought up in mainly in Chattanooga. His family later shifted to Atlanta, Georgia where the young talent attended The North Springs High School. His father died in 2008. He started dating Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas in 2001 and broke up with her in 2003. Usher was blamed to be cheating her, which he firmly denied. Later on the singer dated Tameka Foster, the couple married in 2007. He has a son Usher Raymond V and second child is Naviyd Ely Raymond. Unfortunately the rapper had filed for a divorce in 2009.
Usher started as a choir singer while he was just nine in Chattanooga,Tennessee as his mother insisted. His talent as singer got noticed when he sang 10 songs in the Nubeginning Featuring Usher Raymond IV, after joining the local R&B local quintet “NuBeginnings”. He kept improving his skills and came up with the album“My Way” which was a very big hit.
He has apparently nine albums to his credit and each has been hugely popular. Usher (1994), My Way (1997), 8701 (2001), Confessions (2004), Here I Stand (2008), Raymond v. Raymond (2010) are some the singer albums. He made his acting debut in the sitcom “Moesha” palying Jeremy (1997–1998). Usher has done many movies some of them are “The Faculty”, “Light It Up” and “In the Mix”. He also co-owns the basketball team Cleveland Cavaliers. He is also associated with Britain’s Got Talent and American Idol. His last album “Raymond v. Raymond” was hugely popular in Canada, the United Kingdom, Holland, Australia, Germany, Spain and Italy.
On the charity front, Usher founded “New Look” a non-governmental organization, which is an attempt to provide young people with a new look on life through education and real-world experience. He and Scooter Braun together run The Raymond Braun Media Group which has signed Justin Bieber. The singer has also performed with Shakira and Stevie Wonder at the “We Are One” concert in 2009. He is known for his own style and making R&B globally popular in his own unique way.
With so much success, he continues to rule and capture the hearts of millions of music lovers. If you are still bothering about how tall is Usher, instead focus that his merits as they are too many to count.
Usher height is 5’9″(175cm)