R&B king Usher has really been “caught up” with things in 2020. After a bit of a recording hiatus following 2016’s Hard II Love and only serving as a guest artist on other artists’ singles such as Summer Walker’s “Come Thru”, Usher has been hard-at-work on Confessions II, the hotly anticipated sequel to his diamond-certified magnum opus Confessions. In the meantime, he’s even jumped into the holiday craze.
On “This Day,” the “Nice & Slow” singer is wonderfully paired up with Kiana LedÃ©, a rising talent who just recently released her glowing debut LP, KIKI, which peaked at #18 on the Billboard 200.
The song, fired up with R&B and pop elements and a gospel chorus, feels like a page taken from The Greatest Showman, specifically the Oscar-nominated signature song “This Is Me. // Continue to the full article