USHER RELEASES BRAND NEW SINGLE “CLIMAX” FROM FORTHCOMING NEW ALBUM SET FOR RELEASE LATER THIS SPRING
(February 15, 2012- New York) Usher is set to release a brand new single entitled “Climax” on February 28, 2012 from his forthcoming album set for release later this spring. Click here to listen to “Climax.” Written by Usher Raymond along with co-writers Redd Stylez, Ariel Rechtshaid, and Diplo, who also produced the single, “Climax” is a genre-defying track and his first release since his recent chart-topping collaborations– “Without You” by David Guetta which held the #1 spot on the Pop charts and “Promise” with Romeo Santos which held the #1 spot on the Latin charts.
His seventh studio album will be released later this spring on RCA Records.
Usher has been ranked by the RIAA as one of the best-selling artists in American music history, having sold over 43 million albums worldwide. He has won numerous awards including seven Grammy Awards and was recently named the number one Hot 100 artist of the 2000s decade. Billboard named him the second most successful artist of the 2000s decade, with his career-propelling 2004 album Confessions being ranked as the top solo album of the 2000s decade. Usher has attained nine Hot 100 number-one hits (all as a lead artist) and has attained seventeen Hot 100 top-ten singles.