Usher Reveals His Son Naviyd, 15, Stole His Phone to Message His ‘Favorite’ Singer


Usher may need to maintain his cellphone locked away when he is at residence.

On Wednesday, April 24, the musician, 45, shared a “fast story time” on his Instagram Stories of how his 15-year-old son Naviyd “stole my cellphone” so he may direct message his “favourite artist,” PinkPantheress, 23.

The dad of 4 went on to share a photograph of his DMs with PinkPantheress. Swiping as much as one of many singer’s tales, Naviyd wrote, “Hey this Usher’s son Naviyd I am you true greatest fan please observe me again 😞😞🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻 @_naviyd_.” He added, “I put him on to masterpieces 🫡.”

“Hahahaha that is wild!” PinkPantheress may be seen replying again.

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Usher’s Instagram Tales.


On his Instagram Tales, Usher stated he simply occurred to be checking his DMs and noticed a profile image of a “Powerpuff Lady” and did not know who it was.

“I open it and I am like oh this boy accomplished DMd this woman from my rattling cellphone…” Usher hilariously wrote, sharing his personal DMs with PinkPantheress within the subsequent slide.

“I am so sorry … my son is an excellent fan,” Usher wrote, prompting the “Ache” singer to put in writing, “Do not apologise! completely happy to have this interplay,” and invited them to her subsequent present, including, “i might like to host y’all on the subsequent present.”

Usher’s Instagram Tales.


Initially, Usher stated he wished to show his son a lesson and acted like his teenage son wasn’t allowed to go. However he got here round, saying, “As a result of my son is such a fan of her artistry… I made a decision to let him go.”

The “Yeah!” singer then shared one other picture of his DMs with the artist, writing, “My son is at you present tonight. I needed to ship him contemplating his degree of dedication and creativity….to determine getting your consideration by means of stealing my cellphone…that is dedication. Hopefully you guys get to hyperlink.”

The following picture was an image of the British singer and Naviyd, in addition to a FaceTime shot of Usher talking to PinkPantheress.

From Left: PinkPantheress and Naviyd.


“Parental Takeaway,” Usher wrote. “This was an important second for Naviyd…this was him movin on one thing he was obsessed with.”

“Sure…he violated my belief within the course of and for that I’ll by no means belief him round my cellphone, however I ought to have identified higher. Nonetheless, I respect the hustle and him makin in [sic] occur. From a textual content, to a live performance, to the artist. He masterminded this entire factor and made it occur,” the singer continued.


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