Name: Ne-Yo
Birth Name: 
Shaffer Chimere Smith
Birth Date: 
October 18, 1979
Birth Place: 
Camden, AR
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 642

Ne-Yo Sued for Defamation

Posted Tuesday March 12, 2013 10:15 PM GMT

After lashing out against a woman who claimed he was the father of her child, Ne-Yo is being sued for defamation.

Back in 2005, Jesseca White gave birth to a child and listed the "Let Me Love You" singer as the father on the birth certificate. A subsequent paternity test proved her wrong.


2013 GRAMMY Nominees Announced in Nashville

Posted Thursday December 6, 2012 1:00 AM GMT

It’s an exciting time of year for music fans, as the nominations for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced during a star-studded spectacle in Nashville on Wednesday night (December 5)!


CNN Heroes: An All Star Tribute Draws Big Names

Posted Monday December 3, 2012 1:45 PM GMT

It was an exciting scene at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles last night (December 2), as CNN held their “CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute.”

“Glee” star Jane Lynch showed up for the shindig, looking sharp in a black suit as she smiled for the cameras in the arrivals area. She was joined by the adorable Miranda Cosgrove who looked lovely in a black dress with a bright red lip.


2012 Nickelodeon TeenNick HALO Awards: A Complete Look!

Posted Sunday November 18, 2012 3:44 PM GMT

Honoring teens who selflessly serve their communities, a handful of stars joined forces to participate in Nickelodeon's 2012 TeenNick HALO Awards in Los Angeles, CA on Saturday (November 17).


Idol Recap: Jennifer Hudson & Ne-Yo Sing, Sanchez Gets Saved

Posted Friday April 13, 2012 12:07 AM GMT

Returning to the stage on which she made a name for herself, Jennifer Hudson joined Ne-Yo for a performance on Thursday night's (April 12) episode of "American Idol".

The duo teamed up for a rendition of their song "Think Like a Man," with Miss Hudson being one of the Fox competition series' most prominent former contestants despite the fact that she didn't even end up the season's winner.


Jennifer Hudson’s “Think Like a Man” Video: Watch Now!

Posted Thursday March 1, 2012 3:24 PM GMT

Showing off her latest musical accomplishment, Jennifer Hudson has released a music video for her hit single “Think Like a Man.”

The “American Idol” alum teamed up with Ne-Yo and Rick Ross for the track, which is featured in the forthcoming flick based on Steve Harvey’s book “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man.”


Jennifer Hudson's Triumphant NAACP Image Awards Night

Posted Saturday February 18, 2012 12:20 AM GMT

Following her stirring Whitney Houston tribute at last weekend's Grammy Awards, Jennifer Hudson had herself another memorable awards show night at the 43rd NAACP Image Awards on Friday (February 17).

The 30-year-old singer was among the stars taking the Shrine Auditorium stage, as she joined forces with Ne-Yo for a duet during the Vanguard Award presentation to "Star Wars" guru George Lucas.


2012 NAACP Image Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Friday February 17, 2012 11:07 PM GMT

Paying tribute to the best in African-American entertainment over the past twelve months, the 43rd NAACP Image Awards took place in Los Angeles, CA on Friday night (February 17).

Held at the Shrine Auditorium, the annual ceremony was hosted by Sanaa Lathan and Anthony Mackie while the big winner over the course of the show ended up being "The Help".