Usher has teamed with MasterCard International and BankFirst for the Usher Raymond IV Debit MasterCard.

Usher has teamed with MasterCard International and BankFirst for the Usher Raymond IV Debit MasterCard.

The newly launched card, which features Usher's face on the front, allows users to prepay or store money in an account that can be accessed for purchases, bill payments or ATM cash withdrawals. Consumers will be charged a one-time sign-up fee of $9.95 and an activation fee of $10.

MasterCard will handle the card's customer service; BankFirst will issue the card and operate the financial accounts. Platinum Financial Group, an authorized representative of BankFirst, will handle product marketing.

In other news, Usher's July 30 free performance on ABC's "Good Morning America" drew a record audience of nearly 10,000 people to New York's Bryant Park. It was the largest audience ever for the show's summer concert series, according to ABC.

Usher begins a headlining U.S. arena tour on Thursday (Aug. 5) at the Hampton (Va.) Coliseum.