Ne-Yo  American Singer


Who is is he dating right now?

Ne-Yo and Crystal Renay are married.


He has been engaged to Monyetta Shaw (2011 - 2013).

Ne-Yo has been in relationships with Tennille Jimenez (2009 - 2010), Vivica A. Fox (2007), Casha Darjean (2006), Karrine Steffans (2006), Phoenix White and Simply Jess.

He is rumoured to have hooked up with Jessica White (2009 - 2010).


Ne-Yo is a 33 year old American Singer. Born Shaffer Chimere Smith on 18th October, 1982 in Camden, Arkansas, he is famous for R&B singer, In My Own Words in a career that spans 1999–present and 1998–present. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Ne-Yo is a member of the following lists: 21st-century American male actors, American hip hop singers and American male television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 2 years, 4 months - -
Engaged1 3 years, 6 months - -
Dating6 10 years, 3 months 4 years, 7 months -
Rumoured1 1 month, 1 day - -
Total9 10 years, 3 months 3 years 1 month, 1 day


First Name Ne-Yo
Last Name Smith
Full Name at Birth Shaffer Chimere Smith
Alternative Name Ne-Yo, Go Go
Age 34 years
Birthday 18th October, 1982
Birthplace Camden, Arkansas
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame R&B singer, In My Own Words
Music Genre (Text) R&b, Hip Hop Soul, Dance-Pop, Europop, Dancehall, R&B, hip hop soul, dance-pop, dancehall
Music Genre R&B/Soul, R&B, Hip Hop
Year(s) Active 1999–present, 1998–present
Music Style Urban, Contemporary R&B, Adult Contemporary R&B, Pop/Rock, Pop
Music Mood Soothing, Summery, Passionate, Energetic, Bright, Exuberant, Sensual, Confident, Gentle, Sweet, Dramatic, Warm, Relaxed, Soft, Romantic, Reflective, Smooth, Lively, Brash
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Compound, Motown, Def Jam
Associated Acts Rihanna, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Beyoncé Knowles, Jennifer Hudson, R. Kelly, Pitbull, Chris Brown, Celine Dion, Agnez Mo, ATC, Las Ketchup, Fabolous, Ludacris, Beyoncé, Mulan Jameela, B. Howard, Nike Ardilla, Anita Sarawak, Timothy Bloom, David Guetta, Calvin Harris, Tim McGraw
Official Websites,

Shaffer Chimere Smith (born October 18, 1979), better known by his stage name Ne-Yo, is an American R&B singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actor. Ne-Yo gained fame for his songwriting abilities when he penned the 2004 hit "Let Me Love You" for singer Mario. The single's successful release in the United States prompted an informal meeting between Ne-Yo and Def Jam's label head, and the signing of a recording contract.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Ne-Yo34 LibraSinger
Crystal Renay27 VirgoModel (Adult/Glamour)
Monyetta Shaw36 AriesActress
Jessica White32 GeminiModel
Tennille Jimenez31 AriesActress
Vivica A. Fox52 LeoActress
Casha Darjean30 VirgoSinger
Karrine Steffans38 VirgoAuthor
Phoenix White32 AriesSinger
Simply Jess31 AriesModel (Adult/Glamour)


Madilyn GraceFemale12th November, 20105 years old
Mason EvanMale9th October, 20115 years old
Prince Shaffier Chimere JrMale15th March, 20167 months old


Empire2015Ne-YoTV Show
Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!2015Agent DevoreauxTV Movie
The Wiz Live!2015Tin-ManMovie
TripTank2014All Voices for Loud NinjaTV Show
Red Tails2012Andrew 'Smokey' SalemMovie
The Mindy Project2012MarcusTV Show
Battle Los Angeles2011Cpl. Kevin HarrisMovie
902102008Ne-YoTV Show
Stomp the Yard2007Rich BrownMovie
CSI: NY2004The Handsome ManTV Show
MADtv1995News AnchorTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (140)

joejonasbiggestfanAug 30, 2013

i looooooove ne-yo hes so great i love his songs

jijiMar 5, 2012

ooo lord those lips I NEED TO KNOW WHAT THEY FEEL LIKE. I love u and i wish u the best in all the things u do

aikoshaFeb 9, 2012

I love your music, but my boyfriend is soooo much better!!!

NEYONCESep 9, 2011


nuyit cedrickMay 10, 2011

hi,I'm nu-yit and i am such a fan.i love your music and your a perfect gentle man.i wish to be like you.i am 16 years i and i wish to sing like you.i dance like you.please help me be like Justin bieber as was helped by usher.i wish to be called baby ne-yo -yo.every one calls me NE-yo me ne-yo because they know i love you and will like to become like you a gentle man

BEEMar 16, 2011

I aM a HuGeeeeeeeeeeeeeee FaN oF uR mUsIc!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Kidsco0312Mar 1, 2011

I love your music!!!!!!!

merchellerobinsonFeb 24, 2011

vivica fox is yr elect lady that i know

naynaygirlJan 21, 2011

i am your BIGGEST FAN!!!!!

Cindy GrachSep 8, 2010

Oh my God, those lips!!!!! e-mail me Neyo

AnazaleteAug 4, 2010

For sure Ne-Yo is hot. I love his songs and his Character

joCent_loNeLyApr 21, 2010

ur gonna b love thats gonna last!!

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