GRAMMY Award-winning artist Usher has unveiled his ninth studio album, COMING HOME, marking another milestone in his illustrious career. The album boasts collaborations with Burna Boy, Summer Walker, 21 Savage, Pheelz, Latto, H.E.R., and The-Dream, showcasing Usher’s versatility and enduring appeal in the music industry.
Released via mega, a music collective co-founded by Usher and L.A. Reid in partnership with gamma, COMING HOME is set to make waves in the music scene. gamma, an artist-first multimedia platform led by CEO Larry Jackson and President Ike Youssef, will exclusively distribute and market all music released by mega, further expanding Usher’s reach to fans worldwide.
Featuring hit singles like “Good Good” with 21 Savage and Summer Walker, which topped Billboard’s R&B Digital Song Sales Chart upon release, COMING HOME promises a dynamic listening experience. The album has already gained traction on various streaming platforms, including Spotify’s Are & Be and Apple Music’s R&B Now playlists.
“COMING HOME is an ode to going back to your roots, whatever or wherever that may be. I’m COMING HOME to where I’m comfortable in being exactly who I am right now. My hope is that you identify with the new album no matter where you are or what you’re going through, too”, states USHER.
“USHER’s latest album, COMING HOME, is a testament to his artistry and evolution as a musician. With each track, he invites listeners on a journey of self-discovery and reflection. USHER’s unparalleled talent shines through in every note, making COMING HOME a must-listen for fans old and new”, adds L.A. Reid.
“I am so proud of USHER not only as a world class entertainer, but also as someone that I’ve counted as a friend since we were teens. As a friend that has now fearlessly taken his career into his own hands,” said gamma. Co-Founder & CEO Larry Jackson. “With this new ninth studio album, he’s bravely unplugged from the matrix of the establishment and become one of the most powerful and important independent artists in the world. And doing it on his own terms. I have such deep admiration and respect for how he’s charting this chapter of his career, and all of us at gamma. could not be happier to count him as a partner as we work closely with mega to turbo charge this incredible moment at hand.”
To commemorate the album’s release, iHeartRadio will host a National World Premiere event featuring a 25-minute takeover across its network of Hip-Hop and R&B stations. Usher will share insights into the album’s creation process and the inspiration behind the music, offering fans an exclusive glimpse into the making of COMING HOME.
You can hear the album below.