DJ Cassidy Enlists R. Kelly, Usher, & Kelly Rowland for ‘Paradise Royale’

DJ Cassidy

DJ Cassidy has spun at Jay Z and Beyoncé’s wedding and President Obama’s Inaugural Ball, and now he’s bringing R. Kelly, Usher, and Kelly Rowland to the dance floor on his debut album Paradise Royale.

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Diddy and Cassie Step Out for Golden Globes

Cassie and Diddy

Diddy and Usher rubbed elbows with Hollywood A-listers at Sunday’s 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills. Accompanied by actress Kate Beckinsale, the dapper gentlemen presented the award for Best Original Song to U2 and toasted alongside the band and producer/manager Guy Oseary.

Following the awards, they made their way to the after parties. Usher hit up the InStyle and Warner Bros. soirée, while Diddy met up with his girlfriend Cassie, who wowed in a Michael Costello gown.

The glamorous couple celebrated with Bono at The Weinstein Company and Netflix bash and then brought the party to the brand new 1 OAK nightclub on the Sunset Strip, where the Ciroc and DeLeon tequila were flowing all night long.

“#BlackGlamour #weOwnDaNight #diddyglobes @casandrae Too Cool!” tweeted Puff, who snapped a photo with his hot date.

During an interview with Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet, Usher promised a new album by the end of the year.

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Justin Bieber Premieres ‘Believe’ Movie in L.A.

Scooter Braun, Justin Bieber, and Usher

The purple carpet rolled out for Justin Bieber at the star-studded premiere of his 3-D concert film Believe in L.A. on Wednesday. Looking slick in a red suit, white loafers, and sunglasses, the 19-year-old superstar turned on the charm as he posed for photos and signed autographs for fans.

He was joined by his family and friends including his mentor Usher, manager Scooter Braun, mother Pattie Mallette, and grandparents.

Other stars including Jaden Smith, Mike Posner, Meagan Good, Gabby Douglas, Maejor Ali, and Kylie Jenner came bearing unwrapped toys, which were donated to needy children.

Graffiti artist Alec Monopoly created an art piece live on site, inspired by the artwork for Justin’s upcoming Journals album, and auctioned it off to charity.

Bieber addresses the rumors and controversy in the movie, which arrives in theaters on Christmas Day. “There’s so many other people just talking and making things up, and I think it’s time for people to hear from me,” he told Power 106 of the sequel to 2011′s Never Say Never. “This movie really shows how when you get knocked down, how to get back up.”

On Monday, he will release Journals featuring Future, Big Sean, Lil Wayne, R. Kelly, and more.

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Usher, Pharrell, Rita Ora, & Maxwell Attend Angel Ball

Usher and Pharrell

The stars got dressed up in their finest for the Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation’s Angel Ball 2013 in New York City last night. Usher, sporting a mini Afro, looked dapper in his glittery suit and bow tie, and worked up a sweat as he danced onstage with model Jessica White.

Tina Knowles stepped out with her new man Richard Lawson and revealed that her granddaughter Blue Ivy will be dressing up for Halloween. “Beyoncé has about five outfits picked out for her and she has yet to make a decision,” Bey’s mother told E! News.

Fresh off their wedding, Pharrell and his wife Helen Lasichanh looked dashing as they made their way down the carpet. The Neptunes producer, who is set to score The Amazing Spider-Man 2, also brought some of the ladies on stage while performing with Usher.

Rita Ora was stunning in a gold Donna Karan Atelier gown, while Maxwell opted for a classic black suit and tie.

Check out more pics from the glamorous evening below.

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Usher Remixes the ABCs on ‘Sesame Street’


Usher puts a whole new spin on the alphabet song for “Sesame Street.” The father of two remixes the ABCs with some help from the gang including Elmo, Grover, Murray, and Abby. He sings each letter (“Y is for Yeahman!”) and jumps, slithers, and shakes.

“Move your body to the letters/ You know it’s true/ ‘Cause the ABCs are moving you,” he sings.

When he’s not appearing on “Sesame Street,” Usher has been in the studio with Pharrell, T.I., and Mike WiLL Made It.

Listen to Usher’s version of the ABCs below.

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Usher Maintains Custody of Sons After Emergency Hearing

Tameka Raymond and Usher

Usher will retain custody of his two sons after an Atlanta judge dismissed an emergency motion filed by his ex-wife, Tameka Raymond, seeking temporary custody of their children.

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Usher Thanks ‘Heroes’ for Saving Son’s Life

Usher Raymond V and Usher

Usher is expressing his gratitude to the men who saved his son’s life after a near-fatal pool accident earlier this week in Atlanta.

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