Usher appeared in court to defend his primary caregiver status after his son, Usher Raymond V, was injured in a swimming pool accident. The 5-year-old boy was being looked after by Usher’s aunt when the incident took place.
Reports say that they boy’s mother, Tameka Foster Raymond, cried during the emergency hearing. Usher’s ex-wife and the singer had been involved in a bitter custody battle following their divorce.
Usher Raymond V is still hospitalized but is in stable condition.