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      Usher will close Summerfest this year

      Usher attends "The Voice" Red Carpet Event at The Sayers Club on Thursday, April 3, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Annie I. Bang /Invision/AP)
      Usher attends "The Voice" Red Carpet Event at The Sayers Club on Thursday, April 3, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Annie I. Bang /Invision/AP)
      MILWAUKEE (AP) - Summerfest organizers say they've landed a performer for this year's festival in Milwaukee who doesn't plan to play anywhere else in the U.S. this summer.Usher will close the 11-day festival on July 6 at the Marcus Amphitheater. Usher has been busy with the popular NBC show "The Voice" where he appears as a judge and mentor.Summerfest has landed other top tier performers for this year's festival, including, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars and Brad Paisley.