Usher Cinco Raymond V is the first child and son of Usher, the popular American musician, actor, songwriter, and businessman. The 16-year-old American celebrity kid is currently a high school student.
Usher V came from the singer’s marriage with his first wife, Tameka Foster. He has three siblings: one biological brother, Naviyd Ely Raymond, and two half-siblings, namely Sovereign Bo Raymond and Sire Castrello Raymond. The youngster is the exact image of his musician dad, as evidenced by their pictures and videos on the internet space.
How Old is Usher Cinco Raymond V?
Usher Cinco Raymond V is a 16-year-old American celebrity kid born on the 27th of November 2007. Usher Cinco’s place of birth is listed as the United States, which points to his American nationality. However, the youngster comes from a mixed ethnic background.
Usher’s academic background has never been disclosed, but he reported attending the best schools in the United States as his father is very wealthy.
He Survived a Near Death Experience as a Child
The American celebrity kid was barely five when he had a near-death accident on the 3rd of August 2013. He was playing by the poolside with his aunt when he dived in to get a toy he saw in the drain, and suddenly, his hand got stuck there.
Luckily, his aunt saw what transpired in time and dived in to save him. When her efforts proved futile, she raised an alarm, and two laborers in the vicinity came to his rescue. A timely CPR saved Usher Cinco Raymond V’s life, and the young man was later rushed to the hospital in an ambulance.
One year after his near-death accident, Usher was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes; this happened in 2014 when the young man just clocked six. From then on, he has been careful with what he ingests into his system and has been taking his dose of insulin religiously.
Who Is Usher Cinco Raymond V’s Mother?
Usher Cinco Raymond V’s mother has been identified as an American stylist who goes by the name Tameka Foster. During the peak of her career as a stylist, Tameka worked with some of the A-listers in the music industry, including the likes of Jay Z, Ciara, Nas, and her ex-husband, Usher Cinco Raymond IV. In fact, it was while she was functioning as the senior Usher’s stylist that they started dating and progressed to marriage.
The Youngster’s Father is Usher Cinco Raymond IV
Usher Cinco Raymond IV is the father of Usher Cinco Raymond V. The senior Usher is a renowned American musician, songwriter, actor, dancer, and businessman. He is also a real estate investor. Born on the 14th of October 1978, the music star is the son of Usher Raymond III and his ex-wife, Jonetta Patton.
Usher is listed among the richest American musicians, with a net worth calculated in excess of $180 million. As a musician, he has released many hit singles and albums. He is also an actor and has played lead roles in several movies and has recorded performances on Broadway. He was also part of The Voice reality show as a coach.
According to the multi-talented American entertainer, he never experienced a strong relationship with his father, Usher Raymond III, and thus has vowed to give his children what he never had from his own dad.
The singer revealed this in an interview session with Essence in 2008, saying he wished for his kids to know that they are accepted, that they are wanted, and that they matter. Going on, Usher IV said his children’s needs will always be put before his own, and he will give them all the security and support he never had as a child.
Some of Usher IV’s songs are inspired by his children, especially the number titled, I Cry, which was released in 2020.
Usher Cinco Raymond V and His Dad Look Very Much Alike
On Usher Cinco Raymond V’s 14th birthday, his music superstar dad wished him a “happy birthday via Instagram, and a carousel of snaps the singer shared through his handle revealed how much the two look alike.
In his caption, the American musician referred to his first son as “Mini Me”, showing that even he is aware of their uncanny resemblance.
There was another occasion when the musician shared a picture of the two of them at a basketball match and sitting closely together. The resemblance was just too obvious. In the caption, the senior Usher said, “What’s better than one Usher? Two Usher’s! ATL v NETS.”
His Parents Relationship Was Short-Lived
As earlier mentioned, Tameka Foster was working as Usher Raymond’s stylist when the duo started dating sometime in 2005. A couple of years later, in 2007, the musician popped the big question to his love interest, and they went ahead to tie the knot before the end of the year in August 2007.
Unfortunately, Tameka and Usher IV’s union turned out to be short-lived. They were barely two years into their marriage when they decided to end things in 2009. Their first son, Usher Cinco Raymond V, was a bit over two years old at that time.
Following their divorce, the singer and his ex-wife locked heads in a fierce custody battle over their children, and Usher IV emerged the winner. However, they later settled their differences and are currently co-parenting amicably.
How Many Siblings Does Usher V Have?
Usher V is a big brother to three siblings. He was barely one year old when Usher IV and Tameka had their second son, Naviyd Ely Raymond, on the 30th of September 2008.
He has a half-sister, Sovereign Bo Raymond, born on the 24th of September 2020 from his father’s relationship with Jenn Goicoechea. Jenn is also the mother of Usher V’s second half-sibling, Sire Castrello Raymond, born on the 29th of September 2021.
Usher Raymond V is not on any Career Path Yet.
At age 16, he is still in the process of acquiring his academic qualifications. The American celebrity kid is not on any career path yet, though, in 2008, he graced the cover page of Essence alongside his music superstar dad.
Presently, Usher V is not dating anyone. The American celebrity kid is most likely focusing on his studies.