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40 of Usher's Sweetest and Sexiest Moments

Oct 14 2014 - 6:59pm

Usher [1] turns 36 today, so what better way to celebrate the seductive star than with a look at some of his hottest moments? The singer is known for his stellar physique and amazing six-pack, but that's not all. Over the past few years, we've seen Usher transform from pop star to doting dad with his sons Usher Raymond V — who goes by Cinco — and Naviyd. We couldn't possibly highlight Usher's sexiness without his sweetness, so we've rounded up photos showing both of his amazing sides. Happy birthday to Usher!

Usher [2] lost his shirt in the video for "Good Kisser" in 2014.

Usher [3] and Shakira [4] got silly on the red carpet at an event for The Voice in April 2014.

Usher [5] got up close and personal with fans during his performance at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in September 2012.

Usher [6] famously bid $12,000 for a Goldendoodle puppy at the Pencils of Promise Gala in October 2012 — look how excited he was about his win!

At the 2000 Teen Choice Awards, he exposed his abs while wearing all-white.

Usher [7] flexed his muscles during a March 2012 performance in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Usher [8] shared a cute bro-ment with his fellow Voice coach Blake Shelton at a fundraiser for his charity in July 2014.

He showed off his shirtless [9] body on the cover of Men's Health's November 2013 issue.

This photo of Usher [10] cuddling his dog Scarlett in September 2014 made us melt.

Usher [11] performed at the 2008 NFL Kickoff Concert, losing his tight white tank top mid-song.

He slid across the floor in the video for "Confessions Part II" in 2004.

Things got a bit steamy while filming a music video in New York City in August 2011.

The singer shared this adorable collage when his son, Cinco, lost his first tooth in March 2013.

Usher [12] couldn't help but rub Alicia Keys [13]'s growing baby bump while backstage at the iHeartRadio Festival in September 2014.

He gave a sexy performance with a female dancer onstage at the Latin Grammy Awards in November 2011.

Usher [14] shared this heartwarming photo of himself and his "Nanny" on her birthday in February 2014.

Usher [15] flirtatiously took his jacket off during an episode of The Voice in 2013.

He smooched Martha Stewart [16] at a charity event in October 2013.

Usher [17] gave a glimpse of his abs in this Instagram selfie in October 2013.

Source: Instagram user howuseeit [18]

His guns (and hot tattoos) were on display during his CBS Early Show performance in 2010.

Usher [19] looked soulful and sexy while onstage at the BET Awards in July 2012.

Usher [20] brought on the brights in a blue suit at the Billboard Music Awards in May 2012.

In March 2014, Usher [21] adorably visited his son Cinco during lunchtime at his school.

He and Naviyd rode go-karts together on Father's Day [22] in 2014.

He shared sweet photos of himself and his well-dressed boys, Usher [23] V and Naviyd, on Father's Day [24] in 2012.

Source: Instagram user howuseeit [25]

He looked chic while performing on Good Morning America in May 2008.

Usher [26] and his puppy Scarlett snapped a sweet selfie in December 2012.

Usher [27] beat the Summer heat in a tight black tank top while performing at the Thisday Africa Rising Festival in July 2008.

He shared a snap while playing a game of Connect Four with his son Usher [28] Raymond V in August 2013.

Source: Instagram user howuseeit [29]

Usher [30] bared his biceps while performing in Belgium in March 2011.

He danced in his boxers and bathrobe in the "U Don't Have to Call" video in 2001.

Usher [31] showed off his boxing skills — and rock-hard stomach — in 2012.

Source: Instagram user howuseeit [32]

He showed off his boxing savvy on his Instagram account in July 2012 and included the caption: "Gettin ready!"

Source: Instagram user howuseeit [33]

Usher [34] planted a kiss on his mentor, Jermaine Dupree, in this throwback photo from October 2013.

Usher [35] rehearsed for the 2004 VMAs sans shirt and with fake rain falling in the background.

Usher [36] brought Justin Bieber [37]'s smallest fans, Usher Raymond V and Naviyd, to the premiere of the singer's film Never Say Never in 2011.

The doting dad shared a group of adorable photos of Usher [38] V and Naviyd on Father's Day [39] in June 2012.

Source: Instagram user howuseeit [40]

We got a good hard look at Usher [41]'s physique when he shared a photo of himself at the gym in 2012.

Source: Twitter user UsherRaymondIV [42]

Usher [43]'s boys came to visit him on the set of The Voice in 2013.

Usher [44] and Naviyd got silly and smiley for the camera in this October 2012 Instagram snap.

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