Usher, 2014

Usher photographed on October 17, 2014 at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia.

Miller Mobley

While work continues on the follow-up to 2012's Looking 4 Myself, the singer, 36, aligns with a new advisory team -- his seventh, by Billboard's count -- that includes a Live Nation executive, a maverick and his fiancee.

 

This article was originally published in the Sept. 26 issue of Billboard.