Nigerian artists continue to dominate the global music scene, and their impact was recently highlighted as Usher took to the stage to recognize Pheelz, a talented artist and producer from Nigeria. In the middle of Usher’s performance of “Without You,” Usher stopped to acknowledge him, shocking many netizens. Usher’s appreciation for Pheelz, which shows his respect for the Nigerian music scene, recognizes his extraordinary talent and distinctive musical style. A growing star in the global music scene, Pheelz’s prominence was further cemented by this unexpected recognition from such a well-known performer.
“Yo, Pheelz,” Usher said, pointing to Pheelz in the front row in a video that caught the moment. Pheelz responded sweetly by making a hand motion in the shape of a heart. Additionally, internet users used the comments section to express how they felt about the touching gesture made at the concert. Many applauded Usher for recognizing his followers and arranging a unique occasion with Pheelz. Others explained that the heart-shaped gesture represented the affection and bond between fans and artists.
While performing in Las Vegas, Usher took a tiny break to acknowledge Pheelz
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