The championship celebrations for the Las Vegas Aces, led by South Carolina’s own A’ja Wilson, show no signs of slowing down.
Following their exhilarating back-to-back WNBA titles, the team’s triumphant parade electrified the streets of Las Vegas on Monday. Amid the festivities, A’ja Wilson received a heartwarming surprise from none other than a music sensation late this week.
Several days prior to the parade, Wilson extended a cordial invitation to Usher, the renowned music superstar, to be part of the championship revelry. Regrettably, Usher was unable to attend the parade on Monday due to prior commitments. However, come Wednesday morning, A’ja Wilson was met with an unexpected and delightful message from the music legend himself.
Usher, through a video shared on the social platform X, formerly known as Twitter, expressed his sincere apologies for not being present at the parade. Yet, he swiftly made amends by extending a personal invitation to A’ja Wilson for an evening of entertainment at his Las Vegas residency.
— Usher Raymond IV (@Usher) October 25, 2023
In this heartfelt video, Usher conveyed his admiration for A’ja and the Las Vegas Aces’ remarkable triumph. He apologized once again for his absence and eagerly welcomed her to his upcoming Las Vegas residency show. It was a moment that captured the essence of camaraderie and mutual respect.
A’ja Wilson, naturally overjoyed by Usher’s gracious invitation, promptly responded with gratitude and excitement. The news swiftly spread, prompting some of Wilson’s fellow Aces teammates to express their eagerness to join her at Usher’s concert. The enthusiasm within the Aces family was apparent as they rallied around their star player.
As of now, A’ja Wilson has yet to announce the specific date when she will be attending Usher’s concert. Usher’s Vegas residency is slated to continue until December later this year, ensuring that the celebration of their championship victory will be a lingering…