Usher is one of the most successful and popular acts in the entertainment industry. It has been reported that the total amount of Usher net worth reaches 110 million dollars. Usher was born in Texas, however, he soon moved to Tennessee with his family. His abilities of singing were immediately recognized by his parents, who saw more opportunities for their son to excel in other states, thus they moved to Atlanta. There, Usher made some of his early recordings and guest appearances while being a young artist.
His first recorded album was released when he was only 16 years old. Since then, he has released six music albums, sales of which have increased the overall amount of Usher net worth. His last albums have landed in the top of Billboard Top 200 album chart. His five albums have been certified as platinum by the RIAA. These albums include “Confessions”, “My Way”, “Here I Stand” and “8701”. Talking about his album “Confessions”, 10 million copies of it were sold in the United States, where it was also certified as diamond. His most successful singles include “DJ Got Us Falling In Love Again”, “U Remind Me”, “OMG” and “Yeah!”, the latter one reaching number 1 position in nine countries and becoming the best performance of 2004 in the United States.
The sales of the single also increased Usher net worth a lot.
In addition to working on his own songs, Usher has collaborated with other artists, as well. He has recorded song with other acts, such as “How Much” with Mariah Carey, “First Dance” with Justin Bieber and “Same Girl” with R. Kelly. Talking about his awards and achievements, Usher has received four American Music awards, nineteen Billboard awards and five Grammy awards.
In addition to being a successful singer, Usher is also known as an actor. His biggest roles were featured in films such as “The Faculty”, “Moesha”, “In the Mix” and “She’s All That”. Therefore, cinema industry is another source of Usher net worth.
Moreover, Usher has established his own recording company called US Records. Usher has also been involved with owning a basketball team called Cleveland Cavaliers as well as founding an organization of non-profit called New Look. Thus, although singing and acting are considered as the main activities of him, Usher has been active in other involvements, as well. Moreover, Usher is a skilled dancer, which can be seen in all of his performances.