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R&B superstar Usher is among the U.S. delegation of cultural leaders and artists part of a four-day artistic exchange with Cuba.
This week, the 37-year-old entertainer arrived in Havana, Cuba with a 33-person cultural delegation.
The U.S. talent visited Cuba’s famous University of the Arts, where he and fellow musicians performed a concert with classical music and folkloric dance performances.
The cultural exchange follows President Barack Obama’s historic trip to Cuba last month.
Usher has been documenting his experience in Cuba on social media and will remain in the country until Thursday, April 21.
This is not Usher’s first time to Cuba. The singer vacationed there over Labor Day weekend in 2015, shortly after President Obama lifted the U.S. travel embargo.“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss ran into Judge Greg Mathis backstage at the NBC Studios in Chicago. Mathis tapes his syndicated court show there and Burruss was there filming an episode of “The Steve Harvey Show.”
Fox News anchor Arthel Neville shared a photo with Verdine White of Earth Wind and Fire after running into the musician on the streets of New York City the day after she saw his band in concert.
Actor Malik Yoba stopped by for an interview on TV/radio host Bevy Smith’s SiriusXM show “Bevelations” on Andy Cohen’s Radio Andy Channel 102.
Hip Hop legend Slick Rick poses with R&B singer turned minister Montell Jordan backstage at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. The two entertainers performed during halftime of the game between Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets. Jordan is rocking Slick Rick’s signature gold chains.
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