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Ne-Yo was born on October 18, 1982 in Camden, Arkansas, USA as Shaffer Chimere Smith. See full bio »

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 2014 21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century (TV Movie) (performer: "Give Me Everything")
 2014 The Underground Kings (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Reveal (2014) ... (writer: "Ridiculous" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2013 The Best Man Holiday (performer: "I Want to Come Home for Christmas")
  Person of Interest (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Lady Killer (2013) ... (performer: "Give Me Everything") / (writer: "Give Me Everything" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2013 The Internship (performer: "Let's Go") / (writer: "Let's Go" - as Shaffer Smith)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 19 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (performer - 2 episodes, 2011)
- Episode #21.154 (2013) ... (writer: "Closer" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.131 (2013) ... (writer: "Closer" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.116 (2013) ... (writer: "Closer" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.94 (2013) ... (writer: "Closer" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.58 (2012) ... (writer: "Closer" - uncredited)
 2013 2013 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Play Hard")
 2009-2013 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Naked (2013) ... (writer: "Let Me Love You Until You Learn to Love Yourself" - uncredited)
- Heart (2012) ... (writer: "Let Me Love You" - uncredited)
- Asian F (2011) ... (writer: "Spotlight" - uncredited)
- Showmance (2009) ... (writer: "Take a Bow" - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Jamie Foxx/Ne-Yo (2012) ... (performer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)", "She Is") / (writer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)", "She Is")
- Blake Lively/Rihanna (2009) ... (writer: "Russian Roulette")
 2008-2012 90210 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- 99 Problems (2012) ... ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself)", "Let's Go", uncredited)
- There's No Place Like Homecoming (2008) ... ("Closer", uncredited)
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2008 - 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Week 7 & 8 Elimination (2012) ... (performer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") / (writer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")
- Round Three (2009) ... (writer: "Spotlight" - uncredited)
- Round 6 (2008) ... (writer: "Irreplaceable" - uncredited)
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (writer - 3 episodes, 2009 - 2012)
- Episode #20.37 (2012) ... (performer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") / (writer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")
- Episode #18.44 (2010) ... (performer: "One in a Million" - uncredited) / (writer: "One in a Million" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.81 (2010) ... (performer: "Heroes" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.51 (2009) ... (writer: "Russian Roulette" - uncredited)
  The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Live Show 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take/Beautiful Monster" - uncredited)
- Live Results Show 1 (2012) ... (performer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)" - uncredited)
- Episode #7.11 (2010) ... (writer: "Spotlight" - uncredited)
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 6 (2012) ... (writer: "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")
 2012 Pitch Perfect (writer: "Bellas Finals: Price Tag/Don't You (Forget About Me)/Give Me Everything/Just The Way You Are/Party In The U.S.A./Turn The Beat Around" - uncredited) / (writer: "Give Me Everything" - as S. Smith)
 2012 Voice - Danmarks største stemme (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Anden blindtest (2012) ... (writer: "Russian Roulette" - uncredited)
 2012 Step Up Revolution (performer: "Hands In The Air") / (writer: "Hands In The Air")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 12 episodes, 2006 - 2012) (writer - 5 episodes, 2005 - 2011)
- Top 20 Perform, Part 2 (2012) ... (performer: "Hands in the Air")
- Top 8 Perform (2011) ... (writer: "Let Me Love You", "Take a Bow" - as Shaffer Smith)
- 1 of 9 Voted Off (2010) ... (performer: "Beautiful Monster")
- Top 11 Perform (2010) ... (performer: "Beautiful Monster") / (writer: "Beautiful Monster" - as Shaffer Smith)
- Finale: Winner Announced (2009) ... (performer: "Mad") / (writer: "Mad" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2012 Empire Girls: Julissa & Adrienne (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Oh Say Can You See (2012) ... (performer: "Live It Up" - uncredited)
 2012 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 3 (2012) ... (writer: "Closer")
 2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting (performer: "Nobody") / (writer: "Nobody" - as Shaffer Smith)
  American Idol (TV Series) (1 episode, 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Top 7 Results (2012) ... (performer: "Think Like a Man")
- 7 Finalists Compete (2011) ... ("Closer")
  No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Cançons infantils (2012) ... (performer: "Give Me Everything") / (writer: "Give Me Everything")
 2012 Think Like a Man (performer: "Think Like a Man") / (writer: "Think Like a Man" - as Shaffer Smith)
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #8.5 (2012) ... (performer: "Give Me Everything") / (writer: "Give Me Everything")
 2011 New Year's Eve (performer: "Give Me Everything") / (writer: "Give Me Everything" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2011 Canada Sings (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Just Energetics vs. The Sound of Fire (2011) ... (writer: "Closer")
 2008-2011 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Top 14 Performance (2011) ... (performer: "Give Me Everything")
- Top 18 Results (2010) ... (performer: "Nobody")
- Top 10 (2008) ... (performer: "Closer")
 2011 Teen Spirit (TV Movie) (performer: "Give Me Everything") / (writer: "Give Me Everything" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2011 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Silvery Thistles of St. Lispmoor (2011) ... (writer: "Give Me Everything" - uncredited)
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #11.4 (2011) ... (writer: "Russian Roulette" - uncredited)
 2010 2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Medley: Champagne Life, One in a Million") / (writer: "Medley: Champagne Life, One in a Million")
 2010/I Burlesque (writer: "Knock You Down" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2010 ES.TV HD (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 29 September 2010 (2010) ... (performer: "Mad")
 2009 The Princess and the Frog (performer: "Never Knew I Needed") / (producer: "Never Knew I Needed") / (writer: "Never Knew I Needed")
 2009 Angela and Friends (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (2009) ... (writer: "Russian Roulette")
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #1.39 (2009) ... (performer: "Hate That I Love You") / (writer: "Hate That I Love You")
 2009 I Can Do Bad All by Myself (writer: "I Can Do Bad" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2009 Radio 1's Big Weekend (TV Movie) (performer: "Closer")
 2009/II Precious (performer: "My Good Lovin") / (writer: "My Good Lovin" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2008 Divas II (TV Movie) (writer: "I Can Feel You" - uncredited)
 2008 Hollyoaks (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.2394 (2008) ... ("Sexy Love")
 2008 Gossip Girl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Dark Night (2008) ... (performer: "Closer" - uncredited)
 2008 The Family That Preys (writer: "Rock With U" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2008 The House Bunny (writer: "Take a Bow" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2008 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gala 13 (2008) ... (writer: "Hate That I Love You")
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) (performer: "Because of You") / (writer: "Because of You" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2008 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore (Video Game) (as Shaffer Smith, "Irreplaceable", "Unfaithful")
 2008 Cashmere Mafia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2008) ... (writer: "Irreplacable")
 2008 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- More with Less (2008) ... (performer: "Because of You")
 2007 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Movie) (performer: "Because of You")
 2007 Are We Done Yet? (performer: "Because of You") / (writer: "Because of You" - as Schaffer Smith)
 2007 Stomp the Yard (performer: "Sign Me Up") / (writer: "Sign Me Up" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2006 Save the Last Dance 2 (Video) (performer: "Watch You Dance") / (writer: "Going to New York", "It's on You", "Watch You Dance", "Dvorak Variations", "All I Need")
 2004 You Got Served (writer: "Take It to the Floor" - as Shaffer Smith)
 2000 Alley Cats Strike (TV Movie) (writer: "Pedal To The Steel")
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Other Works:

Music video for Rihanna: "Hate That I Love You" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Shaffer Smith aka Ne-Yo | Schaffer Smith | Shaffer Smith

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

His stage name is taken from Keanu Reeves character in The Matrix (1999). See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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