Profile of Ne-Yo

Ne-Yo is a well-known American songwriter and singer who dominated the worldwide music charts in the early 2000s

Ne-Yo, or Shaffer Chimere Smith, was born in Arkansasin Arkansas on October 18, 1979. Ne-Yo was one of the internationally acclaimed songwriters and singers that rose to fame in the 2000s. Since both his parents were musicians, music was always a major part of Ne-Yo’s life. Ne-Yo started to develop his songwriting skills … Read more

Profile of Akon

Akon is one of the most sought-after R & B singers in the early 2000s.  He released several worldwide hits and even nominated in the Grammy three times

AliaumeDamalaBadara Akon Thiam, best known as Akon, was born on April 16, 1973. Akon was one of the most famous solo performers in the 2000s. He grew up in Senegal, but his family moved to New Jersey when he was seven years old. Akon attended college at Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, Georgia, … Read more