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Ne-Yo unveils official songwriting credits for new album ‘R.E.D.’

17 Oct

Ne-Yo has revealed the official songwriting credits for his upcoming fifth album, “R.E.D.,” which is due in the United States on November 6 via Universal Music Group / Compound Entertainment / Motown Records.

New single “Forever Now” was written by Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith along with Allen Arthur, Clayton Reilly, Keith Justice, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Paul Baumer, and Maarten Hoogstraten. Production credits were handled by Phat Boize, Bingo Players and Stargate.

Other songwriters and producers backing Ne-Yo on the follow-up to “Libra Scale” are Robert Shea Taylor (Beyonce Knowles, Wynter Gordon), Sia Furler (Neon Hitch, Jessica Cornish), Mike Di Scala (Hixxy, Darren Styles), Harmony “H-Money” Samuels (Chris Brown, Jennifer Hudson), Luke Laird (Tamia Washington, Carrie Underwood), Emanuel Kiriakou (Celine Dion, Whitney Houston), Andrew Goldstein (Katharine McPhee, Bridgit Mendler), Salaam Remi (Usher Raymond, Jazmine Sullivan), Ernest “No I.D.” Wilson (Janet Jackson, Toni Braxton), Adam “Calvin Harris” Wiles (Florence Welch, Leona Lewis) and Sandy “Sandy Vee” Wilhelm (Katy Perry, Nicole Scherzinger).

Ne-Yo – R.E.D. [Official Tracklisting & Songwriting Credits]:

“Cracks in Mr. Perfect” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Robert Shea Taylor).

“Lazy Love” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Robert Shea Taylor).

“Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Sia Furler, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mark Hadfield, Mike Di Scala).

“Miss Right” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen).

“Jealous” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Allen Arthur, Clayton Reilly, Keith Justice).

“Don’t Make ‘Em Like You” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Cameron “Wiz Khalifa” Thomaz, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).

“Be the One” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen).

“Stress Reliever” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Robert Shea Taylor).

“She Is” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Luke Laird).

“Carry On (Her Letter to Him)” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Jesse Wilson).

“Unconditional” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Allen Arthur, Clayton Reilly, Keith Justice).

“Forever Now” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Allen Arthur, Clayton Reilly, Keith Justice, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Paul Baumer, Maarten Hoogstraten).

“Shut Me Down” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Andrew Goldstein, Emanuel Kiriakou).

“Should Be You” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Salaam Remi, John Jackson, Carlos Coleman).

“My Other Gun” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Ernest “No I.D.” Wilson, Steve Wyreman, Kevin Randolph, Norman Landsberg, Felix Pappalardi, John Ventura, Leslie Weinstein, Gene Redd, Roy Handy, Cleveland Horn, Robert Bell, Ronald Bell, Robert Mickens, Dennis Thomas, Richard Westlife).

“Alone With You (Maddie’s Song)” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Salaam Remi).

“Let’s Go” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Adam “Calvin Harris” Wiles).

“Burning Up” – (Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Sandy “Sandy Vee” Wilhelm).