Ne-Yo

Aug
2
Ne-Yo Performs on ‘GMA’ Summer Concert Series

Ne-Yo

Ne-Yo set the weekend off right by staging a free concert in Central Park’s Rumsfeld Playfield for the “Good Morning America” Summer Concert Series.

The R&B gentleman broke a sweat while performing his upbeat hits “Closer,” “Miss Independent,” and “Don’t Make ‘Em Like You.”

He kept the party going with a medley of “Give Me Everything,” “Let’s Go,” and “Let Me Love You.”

He recorded over 150 songs for his latest album R.E.D. before narrowing it down to 14. “It’s a very painstaking process, but it is a labor of love,” he said.

Watch Ne-Yo’s scorching set below.

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Jul
20
Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, & Tyler, the Creator Attend Jay-Z/Justin Timberlake NYC Show

Jay-Z and Alicia Keys

Jay-Z brought his “Legends of the Summer” tour with Justin Timberlake home to New York’s Yankee Stadium on Friday for the first of two back-to-back shows. The hip-hop mogul performed his classics and new material off Magna Carta… Holy Grail, and brought out Alicia Keys to serenade his city with “Empire State of Mind.”

Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, Timbaland, Tyler, the Creator, Ne-Yo, and Angela Simmons were among the stars in the crowd.

Following the sold-out show, Jay-Z hosted an after-party at his 40/40 club. Mr. and Mrs. Carter sipped D’Usse cognac as they held court in VIP.

Jay-Z and Justin will play a second show at Yankee Stadium tonight before heading to Chicago, L.A., and Vancouver.

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Jun
21
New Music: Ne-Yo & Cher Lloyd – ‘It’s All Good’

Cher Lloyd and Ne-Yo

Ne-Yo and Cher Lloyd throw their cares away and come together on “It’s All Good,” their collaboration commissioned by Fruttare Fruit Bars.

The R&B gentleman and “X Factor” alum penned the lyrics to the guitar-driven tune based on fan submissions on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

The uplifting song, about not sweating the small stuff, can be downloaded for free on Fruttare’s website.

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Jun
13
New Music: Ciara f/ Ne-Yo – ‘Body Party (Remix)’

Ne-Yo and Ciara

Ciara teamed up with Future and B.o.B. on the original remix to “Body Party,” and now she invites Ne-Yo over for the “gentlemen’s remix.” The R&B crooner unleashes his freak on the sultry jam, adding some provocative lyrics.

“Let me taste your party favors,” he tells CiCi, while comparing her to a delicious dish. “My dinner party, your body’s my entrée.”

RSVP to their intimate party for two.

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Jun
10
Video: DJ Felli Fel f/ Ne-Yo, Tyga, & Wiz Khalifa – ‘Reason to Hate’

Tyga and Wiz Khalifa

Ne-Yo, Tyga, and Wiz Khalifa work hard and play hard in the celebratory video for DJ Felli Fel’s single “Reason to Hate.” The successful crew hits the studio (check out Ne-Yo’s Rihanna sweatshirt) and takes over Supperclub in L.A., popping bottles, smoking (in Wiz’ case), and turning up as the Power 106 DJ works the turntables. Not even a hater can kill this vibe.

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Apr
23
Video: David Guetta f/ Ne-Yo & Akon – ‘Play Hard’

Akon

David Guetta celebrates all things different in the bizarre video for “Play Hard” featuring Akon and Ne-Yo. The French DJ provides the soundtrack to a rodeo-style dance competition featuring contestants from all walks of life including a group of line-dancing cowboys and dance duo Les Twins.

In the strange sequences, Ne-Yo pours syrup on his pancakes and women parade around Akon in a unibrow beauty contest.

“Shouts to the homie @davidguetta and @Akon. Check for that ‘Play Hard’ video. Strange…but fly! Open your mind…or just dance damnit! Luv!” tweeted Ne-Yo.

The club anthem, which samples Alice DeeJay’s “Better Off Alone,” can be found on Guetta’s 2012 album Nothing But the Beat 2.0.

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Apr
12
New Music: DJ Felli Fel f/ Ne-Yo, Tyga, & Wiz Khalifa – ‘Reason to Hate’

Reason to Hate

DJ Felli Fel lets success do the talking on his anthem “Reason to Hate.” The Power 106 DJ enlists the all-star team of Ne-Yo, Tyga, and Wiz Khalifa for the club banger. T-Raww raps about his “mansion by Nicki’s crib,” Wiz gets love in the club, and Ne-Yo drives it home with the hook. Haters, chew on this.

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