Usher always struck me as a wannabe Michael Jackson without the same skills. That’s why 8701 is a complete surprise.
Usher has grown into the adult content of his songs, which benefit from great production. 8701 is a state-of-the-art contemporary R&B album with only mild hip-hop influence. Not hearing a guest rapper or singer on every track is actually kinda cool.
U Remind Me is a bouncy, summery track produced by the legendary Jam & Lewis despite […]