Usher – Trading Places Review
“Trading Places” is performed by American R&B singer Usher and taken from his 5th studio album “Here I Stand”. It was released on May 13, 2008 by LaFace Records as the final single from the album. It was produced by Carlos “Los Da Mystro” McKinney, and co-written by Usher, Carlos and The-Dream. The music video was released in 2008 and directed by Chris Robinson.
Mark Edward from “about.com” said about “Trading Places” that “production, lyrics and vocals all excellent”. Chad Grischow said “a muddled mess track”. Andy Kellman of “Allmusic” said “among the best moments from the album ‘Here I Stand‘”.
“Trading Places” ranked at number 4 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart and at number 45 on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart.