Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 18-24:
Oct. 18: Actor Dawn Wells (“Gilligan’s Island”) is 82. Singer Russ Giguere of The Association is 77. Actor Joe Morton is 73. Actor Pam Dawber...
NEW YORK (AP) — When pioneering producers like DJ Premier and RZA, Ne-Yo and Johnta Austin, and Lil Jon and T-Pain went head-to-head in recent days by playing some of their most impactful songs in...
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the brightest signs of the holiday season has come to light. The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree was officially turned on Wednesday night, at an event featuring...
Here's a collection of holiday albums reviewed by The Associated Press.
Ne-Yo, “Another Kind of Christmas” (Motown/Compound Entertainment)
DETROIT (AP) — Contemporary Motown artist Ne-Yo will join the Temptations, Martha Reeves and others from the label's classic era during a concert marking the 60th anniversary of the recording...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A popular Mideast nightclub is opening a branch in Saudi Arabia on Thursday in the latest sign of how far the kingdom has loosened restrictions on entertainment....
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who served as business manager for Ne-Yo has been sentenced in Ohio to more than seven years in prison for defrauding the R&B singer in a sports beverage...
Ne-Yo: JLo ‘shut a lot of people’s mouths’ with performance
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lopez turned the Motown tribute into the J-Lo show.
The Latin singer-actress hit the Grammys stage on Sunday inserting her energetic dance-pop flavor into memorable Motown melodies such as "Dancing Machine" and "Dancing in the Street."
She faced backlash on social media for her lead participation in a tribute recognizing a historic African-American record label.
Rachel Bloom , Ne-Yo, John David Washington and Kathy Griffin admit they were all late bloomers when it comes to fashion
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal jury has convicted a business manager of defrauding R&B artists Ne-Yo and Brian McKnight in a sports beverage scheme.
The panel in Ohio found 42-year-old Kevin Foster of Montclair, New Jersey, guilty of wire fraud, money laundering, bankruptcy fraud, tax evasion and filing false tax returns last week.
NEW YORK (AP) — While trends in music are ever-changing, Ne-Yo knows one thing: He's the "love song" guy, and he's fine with that.
The R&B star released his seventh album on Friday and said he was nervous about putting out a new project at a time when SoundCloud rap, mumble rap and alternative R&B dominates on radio and streaming platforms.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A New Jersey man is accused of running a multimillion-dollar scam that bilked singers Ne-Yo and Brian McKnight, who invested in a sports drink company.
Kevin Foster, of Montclair, faces 16 charges including wire fraud, money laundering, bankruptcy fraud and tax evasion.
Six of those charges were added Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.
Ne-Yo is open to working with more women
Puth gets emotional over March For Our Lives
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Neo-soul Grammy Award-winning songstress Jill Scott has been added to the lineup for the second edition of Essence Festival Durban in South Africa.
Scott joins the Rev. Al Sharpton and Bishop T.D. Jakes for the event scheduled Sept. 26-Oct. 1.
Stars honoured at Black Girls Rock Awards
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The memes and mockery abound, but "Sharknado," which has conquered audiences, netted dozens of celebrity cameos such as George R.R. Martin, Ne-Yo and Kelly Osbourne, and has turned into an annual event. The fifth installment of the TV movie series about airborne sharks arrives Sunday with new celebrities and international settings.
ATLANTA (AP) — Organizers of the New Year's Eve Peach Drop in Atlanta say Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actor NE-YO and rock band Collective Soul will perform at this year's event.
The event is planned for Underground Atlanta in the city's downtown area.
City officials say Underground Atlanta will open at 5 p.m., and entertainment will begin at 7 p.m.
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Democrat Hillary Clinton's bid for president brings big names to North Carolina in the final full work week of campaigning before Election Day, starting with running mate Tim Kaine.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The inaugural Essence Festival Durban in South Africa has added Grammy Award-winning singer Ne-Yo and gospel duo Mary Mary to its lineup.
Organizers Friday announced those additions as well as Wizkid, Riky Rick, AKA and Ladysmith Black Mambazo for the Nov. 8-13 event being held at the International Convention Center and the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The rowdy revelry of the Teen Choice Awards momentarily took on a somber tone Sunday when Jessica Alba, Ne-Yo and a group of teenagers called for an end to gun violence.
The actress was joined on stage at the fan-favorite ceremony by a group of teens related to shooting victims in such places as San Bernardino, California; Newtown, Connecticut; and Orlando, Florida.
Alba and singer Ne-Yo, who performed Marvin Gaye's "What's Going On," asked the...