Is Usher related to Michael Jackson? This question has been on the minds of a lot of people. There are speculations about these two legends been related. Usher is an American singer, dancer and also a business man. He has excelled tremendously in both the music world and business world. Let’s get to know the real truth if Usher and Michael Jackson are related.
The answer is no. Usher is not related to Michael Jackson in any way but he has been regarded by many as the “Next Michael Jackson”. This was seen as an honor by Usher as he couldn’t believe his ears.
Usher has been a follower of the all time legend Michael Jackson. Well as some might put it Michael Jackson was his role model even though during the era of Michael Jackson, Usher was not born.
Usher made a statement saying “He influenced me in so many ways, more than just music, as a humanitarian, as a philanthropist, as an artist, as an individual who transcended culture. I wouldn’t be who I am today without Michael Jackson”.
Usher considers Michael Jackson as the king of pop industry, So he couldn’t believe it when he was been compared to him. Let’s really get to know these two a little.
Who is more popular on social media?
Michael Jackson though dead was not really involved in social media. He therefore didn’t have an Instagram account. however it was created for him by the industry with about 6.5 million followers.
On the other hand, Usher is very popular on the gram with about 9.6 million followers. He’s active online as he post quite often and interacts with his fans through tours and shows around the world. This promotes his work because it’s an integral part of the growth of musicians or celebrities.
Who is a better singer?
Well it’s no doubt as to what the answer to this question is. Michael Jackson literally reigned in the music industry during his era and is still considered the best singer in the world. Literally everyone listened to Michael Jackson and amazingly still do. It’s therefore a violation to compare this two.
Even during Michael Jackson’s time, Usher was not born. Usher looked up to Michael Jackson as his role model in singing. He has said many times that he go inspiration from Michael Jackson efforts.
He really looked up to Michael Jackson a lot because in an interview he said that “I wouldn’t be who I am today because of Michael Jackson”. We could see here that the singer was in awe of Michael Jackson’s works. Well it’s no big deal that Michael is his role model cos he knows that if you want to be great, you have to follow a great person.
We could also learn from this by modelling those who we want to be like.