Usher's 'Raymond' CD release postponed

Original date was announced as being Dec. 21

The release date for Usher's new album, "Raymond v. Raymond," is being moved, according to a spokesperson at Jive Label Group.

Recently announced as being Dec. 21, a new release date is still being determined. According to the spokesperson, the date change is to give "Raymond v. Raymond" the proper set-up time that it deserves.

"This is a solid album that we believe in. We want to give it a proper launch." The album's lead single, "Papers," holds the No. 2 post this week on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.