New Music: Chris Brown f/ Usher & Rick Ross – ‘New Flame’ [Snippet]

New Flame

R&B lovers rejoice. Chris Brown returns with his first new song since being released from jail earlier this month. Breezy teams with his R&B brother Usher on the Rick Ross-assisted “New Flame,” which he previewed on Instagram.

“Try a new thing and let’s spark a new flame,” sings Breezy.

Usher has also enlisted Chris for his upcoming album. “The song that we did together, I think it answers a lot of questions,” he told REVOLT earlier this year.

The full song will debut on Sunday. Preview a clip of their collabo below.

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New Music: Busta Rhymes – ‘Good Kisser (Remix)’

Busta Rhymes and Usher

Bang bang. Following Rick Ross and Mila J, Busta Rhymes becomes the latest artist to give Usher’s single “Good Kisser” the remix treatment. Bussa Bus unleashes some freaky rhymes and even incorporates his classic “Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See” on his intro verse.

You can catch Usher performing the song at this weekend’s BET Awards in L.A.

Listen to Busta bless the beat.

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Da Internz Hit the Studio to Work on Usher’s Album

Da Internz

Da Internz are all over the charts, producing hits for everyone from Rihanna (“Birthday Cake”) to Big Sean (“Dance (A$$)”). Now the Chicago hitmaking duo steps out from behind the boards and into the spotlight in their “Write Ya Life” web series.

For the latest installment, Kosine and Tuo take viewers into the studio and inside their recording sessions for Usher, with appearances from Eric Bellinger and Paypa. In addition to showcasing their creative process, they find time to play pranks on one another.

When they’re not in the lab with Usher, Trey Songz, and JoJo, Da Internz have been working on their album Affordable Healthcare.

Watch the hitmakers at work (and play).

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New Music: Usher f/ Mila J – ‘Good Kisser (Remix)’

Good Kisser (Remix)

A day after Rick Ross dropped his MMG remix, Mila J puts her lips all over Usher’s single “Good Kisser.”

The “Smoke, Drink, Break-Up” singer, who just got off tour with Ty Dolla $ign, turns the slinky song into a provocative duet, and even throws in a reference to Khia’s “My Neck, My Back (Lick It).”

In addition to readying her debut MILA, Mila can be heard on “Disrespectful” off Trey Songz’ upcoming album Trigga.

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New Music: Usher f/ Rick Ross – ‘Good Kisser (Remix)’

Rick Ross and Usher

Bang bang bang. Rick Ross blasts off with the MMG remix to Usher’s single “Good Kisser.” The self-described “rebel without a cause” raps about his bank account (“Rodeo Drive money as old as Clive Davis”) and his Spanish chick on his newly-minted verse. Bawse up.

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Usher Defends Justin Bieber Following Racist Remarks

Justin Bieber and Usher

Usher has remained quiet in the wake of Justin Bieber’s racist videos. But the R&B singer is finally speaking out in defense of his protégé.

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Usher Covers Nylon Guys


In between recording his eighth album and coaching “The Voice,” Usher finds time to pose for the June/July cover of Nylon Guys, which hits newsstands today. The “Good Kisser” looks sharp, modeling casual and comfortable looks in the photos shot by Kenneth Cappello.

The 35-year-old singer, who moved to NYC at 15 to work with Diddy, discusses his role as Sugar Ray Leonard in the upcoming biopic Hands of Stone and why he doesn’t give “two shits” about his fans’ musical input.

Usher has been in the studio with Chris Brown, Ed Sheeran, Skrillex, and Diplo working on the follow-up to 2012′s Looking 4 Myself.

Check out more photos from his dapper shoot and read excerpts from the interview below.

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