Usher's Wife in Plastic Surgery Emergency
He cancels performance; neurosurgeon flying to Brazil hospital
By Mary Papenfuss,  Newser User
Posted Feb 8, 2009 9:35 AM CST
Stevie Wonder performs with Usher and Shakira during "We Are One: Opening Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial" in Washington last month.   (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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(Newser) – Usher canceled a performance at an annual pre-Grammy party last night after his wife suffered "serious" complications following plastic surgery in Brazil, reports Access Hollywood. A US neurosurgeon was on his way to South America to help. No other details were available. Usher and his wife, Tameka, 37, have been married since 2007 and have two children.