American R&B singer, songwriter and record producer Shaffer Chimere Smith, better known by his stage name Ne-Yo, is in town to give you the best show ever ... and he means business.
The singer arrived in town yesterday at around 10:30pm aboard KLM flight and was whisked to Sheraton Hotel where he spent the night with his 35-man crew.
On arrival at the press conference carried out at around midnight, Ne-Yo looked ready and the journalists were given a chance to ask the "Sexy Love" singer a few questions.
The singer was asked what he expected to find in the country, to which he responded;
"I didn't know what to expect when I was contacted to perform in Uganda because I had never been in this part of African region," he said.
In addition to his own music, Ne-Yo is known for recording and writing songs for legendary artists in the music industry including Micheal Jackson and Celine Dion. Ne-Yo has released some of the biggest hits and has made a numerous billboard appearances with his songs "So Sick" at #1, "Because Of You" at #2, "Sexy Love" at #7, "Miss Independent" at #7, "Closer" at #7, "She Knows f/t Juicy J" at #19, "Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself)" at #9, "One In A Million" at #87, "Champagne Life" at #75, "Beautiful Monster" at #53, "Mad" at #11, "She Got Her Own" at #54, "Go On Girl" at #97, and many more.
"I am a man of present and when I get something to do; I think of the present and live it. All I can say is, I promised deliver a great time tomorrow and I want you guys to expect a great performance." -- He added
The music doctor himself was present ... swagging up with his cigar.