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Usher to perform in Finland

The US star will bring his R&B hits to Finland for the first time in February.

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Usher is one of the all-time best selling artists in the US. Image: Robert Vos / EPA

Usher’s Helsinki concert will be part of his European tour. The singer will perform at the Helsinki Arena on February 25.

The artist has sold over 43 million records worldwide since his 2004 international breakthrough album Confessions.

He has won seven Grammy Awards and owns the RBMG production company and record label, which discovered the teen sensation Justin Bieber.

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