Usher was the latest artist to appear on BBC Radio 1’s hallowed Live Lounge. The iconic entertainer sat down with host Clara Amfo in Los Angeles where they discussed performing with live bands, the sound of his upcoming Hard II Love album due Sept. 16, plus much more.

The Atlanta veteran displayed his legendary status as not only a performer but a vocalist, delivering acoustic versions of his smash hits “Climax,” “U Got It Bad,” a Reggae version of “Love in the Club,” and his recent single “Crash.”

The 37-year-old then chooses The Chainsmokers’ hit “Don’t Let Me Down” to cover. Watch the full 35-minute appearance below.

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