10 Fun Facts About Birthday Boy Ne-Yo!

Shaffer ''Ne-Yo'' Smith is one of the coolest R&B stars around. And today is his birthday! We celebrate by giving you 10 fun facts of the gorgeous boy and of course some hot hot hot pics! Who is he dying to write songs for and why did he get sentenced 24 hrs of community service?! Click on the pictures to get all the fun facts of Ne-Yo!
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1. Justin Bieber is a good friend of Ne-Yo who've helped the Biebs with a couple of songs. Please guys, do more music together! We love you both!
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2. Music is in Ne-Yo's DNA as both his mother and father have been in the business!
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3. Ne-Yo used to go under the stage name Go-Go. For a while in year 2000 he was also a member of an R&B group called Envy!
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4. Ne-Yo frequently co-writes with the Norwegian production team Stargate which has produced songs for the likes of Rihanna, Shakira, Beyoncé and Chris Brown.
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5. He has his own recording studio in Atlanta, Georgia called Carrington House. What a dream come true for songwriter to have his own studio!
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6. Ne-Yo's ex girlfriend Jessica White gave birth to, what he believed was, their baby boy Chimere in 2005. Turned out Ne-Yo wasn't the father! Ouch!
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7. Eventually, in 2001, Ne-Yo finally got his own child with girlfriend Monyetta Shaw! And what's more "? they had another one a year later! Happy days!
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8. In 2008 Ne-Yo was arrested for reckless driving in his Range Rover, and he didn't even have a valid license! And the sentence? 24hrs of community service!
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9. Ne-Yo is Team Obama and he even performed at a fund-raising concert for Obama back in 2007!
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Source: WENN.com
10. He is desperate to work with Adele, "There is a list a mile long of people I want to work with, I just don't have the time. But top of that list right now is definitely Adele." he says. Aw!
Published Oct 18 2012 7:08 PM
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