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Did you know that Usher is actually his real name? He was born Usher Terry Raymond IV in Dallas, Texas. Wow1

Usher also spent most of his childhood in Chattanooga. He got his start singing in a local church choir!

Here are some of our favorite Usher videos!

Other birthdays:

Madonna’s daughter Lourdes (24)
Jay Pharoah (33)
Stacy Keibler (41)
Natalie Maines (46)
George Floyd would have been 47
Thomas Dolby (62)
Greg Evigan (67)
Ralph Lauren (81)

Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!