Here I Stand

  1. Chart Moves: Eminem, Newsboys, Katy Perry, Court Yard Hounds and more

    July 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- Eminem: The hip-hop king continues his reign at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 as "Recovery" holds atop the list for a fifth week , selling 187,000 according to Nielsen SoundScan. With a slight 4% decline, "Recovery" distances i ...

  2. Usher's 'Raymond' Gets Dec. 21 Release Date

    November 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST Jive is announcing that Usher's new album, "Raymond V. Raymond," is being released Dec. 21. The set's lead single, "Papers," is No. 2 this week on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and No. 32 on the Hot 100. Usher's last ...

  3. Usher Splits With Manager, Publicist

    August 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Usher has parted ways with his manager and publicist. In a short statement issued by LaFace/Zomba, it was announced that the artist "has dissolved his management arrangement with Benny Medina and has re-engaged Jonnetta Patton as his manager. ...

  4. Vodafone U.K. Ushers In New Handset

    August 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Usher's current album "Here I Stand" (LaFace/Zomba) is being made available as a pre-load on the new Sony Ericsson W890 mobile phone as part of a deal with Vodafone U.K. The handset, launched this week, exclusively uses the Vodafone ...

  5. Duffy Ousts Madonna From Europe Albums Summit

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Welsh singer-songwriter Duffy regains control of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart with "Rockferry" (A&M/Universal). It replaces Madonna's "Hard Candy" at No. 1 but the pop mainstay does extend her run ato ...

  6. Usher Continues March To No. 1 Debut

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Usher's "Here I Stand" (LaFace/Zomba) continues to charge its way towards a No. 1 debut on next week's Billboard 200 albums chart, as it will once again lead Nielsen SoundScan's Building chart, when it is released later to ...

  7. Usher Partners With Sony Ericsson For Phone, Tour

    May 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Usher has teamed with Sony Ericsson to become the face of the mobile phone maker's new Walkman music phone, which will be available later this year. The partnership covers the United States, Canada and 20 European countries, according to Ushe ...

  8. Usher 'Stands' Strong On Upcoming Album

    April 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Originally scheduled for a June release, Usher's new album has been pushed forward due to what his label claims is "increasing global demand." "Here I Stand" will now arrive May 27 via LaFace/Zomba. The set's first si ...