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Music / Ne-Yo

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He just can't stop.

I'm so sick of love songs, so tired of tears
So done with wishing you were still here
Said I'm so sick of love songs, so sad and slow
So why can't I turn off the radio...
"So Sick"

Ne-Yo (born Shaffer Chimere Smith on October 18, 1979) is an American Contemporary R&B and pop singer, songwriter, producer, dancer and actor. His discography includes six studio albums, a compilation and 17 singles.

To date, he has attained 10 top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100, seven of which reached the top ten. In addition to his work as a recording artist, he has also written and produced songs for artists such as Rihanna, Beyonc, Cline Dion, Whitney Houston, Carrie Underwood and Enrique Iglesias; he was appointed Motown's Senior Vice President of A&R in 2012. In 2015, he also appeared in Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! and portrayed the Tin Man in NBC's live telecast of The Wiz. He joined the judging panel of NBC's dancing competition World of Dance in 2017.

He also has a Twitter.


  • In My Own Words (2006)
  • Because of You (2007)
  • Year of the Gentleman (2008)
  • Libra Scale (2010)
  • R.E.D. (2012)
  • Non-Fiction (2015)
  • Good Man (2018)
  • Another Kind of Christmas (2019)
  • Self-Explanatory (2022)

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