Usher‘s squabble with Chris Brown is not going to have an effect on his efficiency later tonight in Las Vegas — as a result of the man’s taking the stage regardless … TMZ has discovered.
Sources with direct data inform us Usher — who’s at present scheduled because the headliner for Saturday’s “Lover & Pals” music pageant — will take the stage as deliberate … which means, the present will, in actual fact, go on regardless of what occurred earlier this morning with CB and co.
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We’re informed that Usher was, certainly, injured in the course of the brouhaha on the skating rink … and that his nostril and face are kinda jacked up proper now. And but — our sources guarantee us he’ll energy by means of and placed on an excellent present. He might, nonetheless, be protecting up a bit.
In different phrases … be looking out for him carrying sun shades of some kind tonight, and maybe rocking some recent battle scars which may come out by means of any stage make-up.
As for Chris — who was additionally within the lineup as one of many large acts slated to carry out — we’re informed it is unclear if he’ll do his set tonight. Chris hasn’t mentioned something publicly as of Saturday.
There’s extra … TMZ can affirm reporting by B. Scott, who mentioned the drama seems to have stemmed from Chris’ scrapped AMAs efficiency final 12 months — when he was set to do an MJ tribute, solely to say he received the rug pulled out from below him final minute.
Our sources say that’s, certainly, true — and the rationale he went after Teyana right here is as a result of we’re informed she was really concerned within the planning of that efficiency … however one thing went awry earlier than the day of. This is smart, as it has been broadly reported of late that TT has stepped into the position of a inventive director these days for quite a lot of artists/their exhibits.
Anyway, Chris clearly felt some sort of approach, and was confronting her — which solely escalated when she snubbed him. Not simply that, however we’re informed Chris really demanded Usher make her depart … along with asking her to get out himself, seeing the way it was his bday get together.
We’re informed Usher refused, and the remainder is historical past … a few of which you’ll see on video.
Time will inform, we suppose, if Chris will come out himself, or if he’ll tackle this additional. BTW, it appears like Teyana — who was as soon as a fierce CB defender — has unfollowed him on IG.
We’ll additionally preserve our eyes peeled for something Usher might need to say later at present. One thing tells us he simply might discuss it.