The singer will endeavor to shatter the walls between performer and audience by inviting audience members to join in the show; they’ll create virtual avatars of themselves which will appear on stage with him. He’ll also be performing songs from his new album Looking 4 Myself on the eve of its release.
The show will be directed by Hamish Hamilton, a veteran director who’s shepherded concert films for the likes of U2, Madonna, The Rolling Stones and many more. Hamilton has no shortage of vision, as his behind-the-scenes look into his direction of this year’s Super Bowl Halftime Show demonstrates.
Tune in this Monday to see the pyrotechnics as they happen: the show airs live on youtube.com/UsherVEVO at 1pm PT. If you miss it, be sure to catch the rebroadcast immediately afterwards.
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