New Hair, Who Dis? Usher Is Now Rocking A Permed Pompadour

Usher new hair

Photo Credit: Instagram/@usher

It seems Usher has given us our first “new hair, who dis” moment of 2019. The R&B singer debuted a new look on Instagram live that is giving us retro Four Tops vibes.

[SEE ALSO: Rapper Yung Joc’s New Hairstyle Inspires Hilarious Memes]

Appearing to take notes from Yung Joc’s mane moves a couple of years ago, Usher ditched his cornrows for a silkened permed and bumped pompadour with shaved sides.


Fans, of course, had jokes, saying he looked like a “dark-skinned Mexican” or the sixth member of the Five Heartbeats.

Usher, however, seems unbothered, posting a series of IG pics showing off his “Rat Pack 2019” ‘do.

View this post on Instagram

Rat Pack 2019

A post shared by Usher (@usher) on

View this post on Instagram

Forever Young #BoyBad #AmunRa

A post shared by Usher (@usher) on

We’re not sure if the look is for a new role or if he just wanted to change things up. Either way, we’re still on the fence. Are you feeling it? Sound off below!

About The Author

Stephenetta (isis) Harmon

isis is a music, hair and communications junkie. she is a Black beauty editor; founder of Sadiaa, the premiere beauty directory for women of color, and editor for HypeHair.com.