Usher and his mother, Jonetta Patton, are very close. That has brought some stress to the women who have come and gone in Usher’s life. When he married Tameka Foster without his mom’s OK, they stopped talking for a while.
But now that Tameka and Usher are divorced, Usher told Oprah that he and his mother are thick as thieves again. She lives just five minutes away and comes over to his place on a daily basis.