Pop Star Usher Goes Vegan

1250548725_usher.jpgRadar Online reports that R&B icon Usher recently went vegan. A friend of vegan TV personality Ellen DeGeneres, Usher has been focused on living more healthily ever since his father died of a heart attack in 2008.

According to Radar Online, Usher is also encouraging young pop star Justin Bieber to try a plant-based diet for its health and energy benefits.

Usher joins countless other high-profile celebrities who have decided to ditch cruelty by adopting a vegan diet, including Meredith Vieira, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bill Clinton, Ellen DeGeneres, and Russell Simmons.