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CD review

Usher puts emotional material to little use

The title “Raymond v. Raymond’’ suggests Usher’s new album is more about his divorce and its emotional truths than it is. The title “Raymond v. Raymond’’ suggests Usher’s new album is more about his divorce and its emotional truths than it is. (Anthony Mandler)
By James Reed
Globe Staff / March 29, 2010

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Usher obviously knows bad times can breed good art. The R&B singer has plumbed his relationship woes before, to particularly successful results on 2004’s “Confessions.’’ (Full article: 512 words)

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