His father left the family when Usher was a year old. Usher grew up with his mother, then-stepfather, and half-brother, James Lackey born Directed by his mother, Usher joined the local church youth choir in Chattanooga, when he was nine years old. There, his grandmother discovered his ability to sing, although it was not until Usher joined a singing group that she considered he could sing professionally. Usher recorded ten songs with the group in , and the ensuing album, Nubeginning Featuring Usher Raymond IV, was only made available regionally and by mail order. Alexander at a local talent show in Atlanta.
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And yes, I am gay. I feel like it's important to be proud of who you are, so I didn't feel like, 'I should bring my friend Stephanie to this barbecue, or I'll lose my job. I literally wound up in the emergency room, thinking I was having a heart attack. After a while, it gets old. You see the same people over and over again standing around in a white loft with champagne. It's a traveling crowd.
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The comment sparked intense controversy and outrage among Americans, including a large share of country music fans. Those who took offense to Maines' comments based their feelings on a number of grounds, including that the country was then on the verge of declaring war on Iraq which happened less than two weeks later and that Maines made the comments on foreign soil. Chicks' supporters, meanwhile, cited their right to free speech.