On the plaza

Usher heats up TODAY with his hits! Fans tweeted us their pics

May 15, 2012 at 9:54 AM ET

Updated: 5/18/2012

The R&B star kicked off the 2012 Toyota Concert Series, performing hits "OMG," and "Climax" in front of a screaming crowd on the plaza.

Want to join in on the fun? It's easy! Whether you're watching from the sea of fans, or from your comfy couch, we'd love to see your photos!

You can submit images through our Facebook page (post the pic directly to our wall), on Twitter (include the hashtag #TODAYconcerts, or for today's performance, #UsherTODAY) and through Instagram.

We'll post the best photos and responses on TODAY.com (stay tuned)!

Planning on coming to more shows? Here's what you need to know: all TODAY concerts are FREE and open to the general public. You do not need a fan pass to attend. Here's the lineup for the rest of the Summer Concerts on TODAY:


25 Pitbull, #PitbullTODAY

28 Bobby Brown, #BobbyBTODAY

31 Jessica Sanchez


1 The Band Perry, #BandPerryTODAY

8 Chris Brown, #ChrisBrownTODAY

15 Justin Bieber, #BieberTODAY

22 Kenny Chesney, #ChesneyTODAY

29 Maroon 5, #Maroon5TODAY


6 Flo Rida, #Only1FloTODAY

13 Zac Brown Band, #ZacBrownTODAY

20 Hot Chelle Rae, #HCRTODAY


24 Train, #TrainTODAY

31, Jason Mraz with special guest Christina Perri, #MrazTODAY

Additional performances may be announced throughout the season.

Access to concerts is available on a first-come, first-served basis outside of TODAY's studio at 49th Street and Rockefeller Center.

More: Usher, Maroon 5, Bieber to headline TODAY 2012 summer concerts

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Images from the plaza: Your Usher concert pics!