The boys over at Complex gave the Usher’s new album 8 out of 10 stars! They said “Usher dipped his toe in the pool of global sounds on Raymond, he dives right in on Looking,” and that “Usher’s new mantra, ‘Evolve or evaporate,’ is an aggressive one. Fortunately, he continues to explore. Looking 4 Myself ensures that he won’t be disappearing any time soon.” Read more here and get your copy of Looking 4 Myself on iTunes today!
Usher recently talked to the Los Angeles Times about his new album, Looking 4 Myself. He discusses working with new producers and being inspired by electronic dance music! Check out the article here and make sure to pick up the new album today!
TEAM USHER! Today is the day! Usher’s highly anticipated new album, Looking 4 Myself featuring singles “Climax”, “Lemme See” and “Scream” is available everywhere! Pick up your copy at iTunes, Amazon, Usher’s Official Store and at your local retailer!
NPR’s The Record got an early listen of the new album, saying “In a project full of partnerships with fashionable pop savants, Usher makes sure to show how the now sounds of those trendsetters are rooted in disco, house, even quiet storm. On his album, he works to bring worlds together, not leave one for the other.” Read more!
Erika Ramirez of Billboard’s The Juice discovers what makes Usher’s new album a milestone not only for Ush, but for R&B as a whole. She said “Looking 4 Myself finds Usher taking his core R&B fans on a ride towards global domination. And one has to be fearless for this ride. Not only does the album find the singer taking risks, both lyrically and sonically, the collaborators (including producers Diplo, Rico Love, Max Martin, will.i.am, Danaj Handz, Pharrell Williams, Swedish House Mafia, Salaam Remi and more) push themselves to new heights as well. Usher laces soundscapes inspired by different genres and eras — ranging from Motown to Dubstep — with his soulful, seductive falsetto. ” Visit Billboad.com to see the full track by track review!
Tune in this afternoon as acclaimed filmmaker Hamish Hamilton directs an interactive Livestream of Usher’s UNSTAGED show in London at 4PM ET/1PM PT/9PM BST exclusively on http://www.youtube.com/UsherVEVO!
Starting today and for this week only, Amazon.com is counting down Usher’s top hits in anticipation of his upcoming release, Looking 4 Myself. Today’s track, “OMG” will be featured at 99 cents. Check back tomorrow to see what’s on deck!
TEAM USHER – ARE YOU READY! ‘Looking 4 Myself’ Out Tuesday, June 12th!
Pre-order ‘Looking 4 Myself’ here.