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David Usher (born on April 24, 1966) is a British-born rock singer-songwriter, and renowned humanist, who lived for a number of years in Montreal, but then moved to the East Village in Manhattan, New York City. In 2007 David and family moved back to Montreal permanently after having a holiday there. Formerly the frontman of the Canadian band Moist, he more recently embarked on a solo career.

David Usher was born in Oxford to an ethnic Thai Buddhist, artist Samphan Usher and a Jewish Montrealer, Dan Usher, who is an economist at Queen’s University.[1] He has relocated to Malaysia, New York, California and Thailand since early childhood before his family settled in Kingston, Ontario. He attended high school at Kingston Collegiate and Vocational Institute.

Attending university at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia, Usher joined Moist in 1993 and their 1994 debut release, Silver, went quadruple platinum in Canada. As the lead singer of the band, he shot to stardom with his soulful voice and vaguely exotic good looks.

After Moist’s multi-platinum follow-up, Creature, was released in 1996, David took some time during the band’s hiatus to record his debut solo album, Little Songs, released in 1998. That same year he married photographer and actress Sabrina Reeves, with whom he is still living. Together they have a daughter, Coco, who was born on January 12, 2003.


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  • IL-91

    "Black Black Heart" хороша, но "Alone in the Universe" чуточку лучше ^^

    18 Dec 2014 Reply
  • Enroscado

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [17]

    25 Aug 2013 Reply
  • Neue_regel_

    "Black Black Heart" 2.0 is nice but almost the same as 1.0 . Only the tempo is a bit different with some additional rock guitars, in a Lenny Kravitz style. The classical choir is still taken from Leo Delibes - Flower Duet / Lakme ( - classical song, often played along the flights of British Airways )

    18 Jul 2013 Reply
  • poker_face22

    Black Black Heart 2.0 awesome !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    20 May 2013 Reply
  • xxangelchanxx

    Surprised he doesn't have more listeners, ''the music'' use to be a big hit back in 2007 where i liv atleast.

    20 May 2013 Reply
  • Meloman_san

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [16]

    16 May 2013 Reply
  • Riddlesoftricks

    I don't understand the following for Black Black Heart (any version) when he has so many better songs...but to each their own :) it's great music all around.

    27 Mar 2013 Reply
  • Saypres

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    20 Dec 2012 Reply
  • Saypres

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [14]

    20 Dec 2012 Reply
  • Kir_666_Kir

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [13]

    27 Nov 2012 Reply
  • RyuLenin

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [12]

    26 Oct 2012 Reply
  • powerless777

    you are perfect

    27 Sep 2012 Reply
  • Snowyfairy

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [10]

    13 Jul 2012 Reply
  • HAWK-666

    nice music

    15 May 2012 Reply
  • salander11

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [9]

    10 May 2012 Reply
  • FLkY

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [8]

    30 Apr 2012 Reply
  • Little_spitfire

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [7]

    22 Apr 2012 Reply

    Usher is only one, and he isn't David!))

    2 Apr 2012 Reply
  • Riddlesoftricks

    One artist who has lasting power in a multitude of ways. Can listen to his albums non-stop and still enjoy every song... I've been listening to him for nearly 15 years and he is still one of my most influential artists. David Usher - you are my music hero! :) Keep writing!!

    28 Feb 2012 Reply
  • schreizai

    Black Black Heart 2.0 самая крутая, посоны [6]

    15 Jan 2012 Reply
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