Posted by | Ray Cornelius

BET is reporting that “Mr. Entertainment” Usher Raymond has been added to the line-up for this year’s American Music Awards.  Usher joins multi-nominee Nicki Minaj, Pitbull and Justin Bieber, who was also announced today.

Aside from performing favorites from his album Looking 4 Myself, Usher is also up for three awards including Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B, Favorite Album – Soul/R&B and Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock categories. These three nominations put him right behind Nicki Minaj and Rihanna, who lead the AMA’s with four nods a piece.  Congratulations Usher!

In the meantime, check out his latest video NUMB

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