Singer Ne-Yo's girlfriend Monyetta Shaw gives birth to daughter early


Ne-Yo has become a dad for the first time.

The R&B singer’s girlfriend Monyetta Shaw gave birth 2 months early to a baby girl on Friday at a hospital in Atlanta. 

They have called their daughter Madilyn Grace Smith.

‘I’ve been in love before but this feels like nothing I’ve ever felt,’ Ne-Yo, 28, tells People.

‘Like I’m in love for the first time.’

Monyetta was due to give birth in January.

Ne-Yo‘s new album Libra Scale is out now. His UK tour kicks off on Tuesday 22 February at the Glasgow SECC.

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