There, at the age of ten, he joined Rn B quintet Nu Beginnings and recorded ten songs with them.
Usher released his debut self-titled album on 30 August 1994 under the label La Face, and produced by LA Reid and Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs.
Usher and Grace Miguel are separating after two years of marriage.
"After much thought and consideration, we have mutually decided to separate as a couple," the couple said in a joint statement to Us Weekly on Tuesday.
"We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through the next phases of our lives.
The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward." According to sources, the pair have been separated for a couple of months now.
The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward.” A source added to the publication that the couple - who married in quiet in September 2015 - have been separated for “a couple of months”. ’ singer proposed to Grace in January 2015, and the pair eloped later that year and spent their honeymoon in Cuba.
Usher and Grace began dating in 2009 after Usher split from his first wife, Tameka Foster, with whom he shares 10-year-old son Usher Raymond V and nine-year-old son Naviyd Ely.
“The Voice” coach was previously married to Tameka Foster, the mother of his sons Usher, 10, and Naviyd, 9.Usher and Grace first began dating in 2009 and tied the knot in a surprise wedding in September 2015.The last time we saw them together was at the Make a Wish Gala in LA back in November.They have no children together, but Usher has two sons, 9-year-old Naviyd Ely and 10-year-old Usher Raymond V, with ex-wife Tameka Foster.It’s over between Usher, 36, and Grace Miguel, 48, after nearly 10 years together.It comes after the ‘OMG’ hitmaker was hit by a m lawsuit in August last year from two women and a man who claimed he had put them at risk of the sexually-transmitted disease.The lawsuit was later dropped after a recorded phone call was revealed in which one of the women admits to having used protection during her relationship with the musician.Usher joined a church choir when he was nine years old where his singing voice was first discovered.His family then moved to Atlanta where the young star developed his singing further.Here's what we know about him and his current legal battle....He was born on 14 October 1978 and spent much of his youth living in the City of Chattanooga in the US State.