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Saturday 23 August 2014

Usher speaks out on custody battle

Usher

Usher will opened up about his infamous custody battle in an interview with Oprah Winfrey.

The international singer was embroiled in a bitter dispute with his former spouse Tameka Foster over their children Usher Raymond V, four, and three-year-old Naviyd Ely.

Usher won primary custody in August and has spoken about the ordeal for the first time to chat show host Oprah.

A preview of the candid interview shows Oprah sitting in Usher's Atlanta home, asking questions about fidelity, his mother and his children.

Last year, the 33-year-old famously broke down and walked off the stage during a concert in Berlin.

"I felt like I would never perform again," Usher admits during the clip.

The star was accused of cheating on his wife during the bitter custody battle - an issue he also discusses on the show.

However, Oprah ensures the interview also broaches some light-hearted subjects.

The chat show host brazenly asks him if he makes love to his own music.

The singer responds with laughter in the clip and quips: "I love that!"

Oprah's Next Chapter starring Usher is airing in America on Sunday.

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