Ne-Yo And Boyz II Men Star Have Love Fest At The Grammys

02/20/2013
.
(Radio.com) They may be from different eras but Ne-Yo and Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men have taken notes from each other over the years. When the two recently met backstage at the 55th annual GRAMMY Awards, they sang each others praises.

"I am sitting next to one of the greatest songwriters of this generation," said R&B veteran Shawn Stockman told the Hot Morning Crew of Hot 97.3/Hartford. Ne-Yo returned the compliment by explaining that Boyz II Men was one of his biggest influences growing up.

"In high school I wanted to be Boyz II Men," Ne-Yo joked. "I was in a singing group when I was in high school and we would get together and do really, really terrible imitations of the songs. It was not as fly as they did it!"

Stockman laughed, "Our game only stepped up when we got a record deal! Trust me, if you saw any old pictures of us before we even got signed, it is ugly." A lot more here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

advertisement

Ne-Yo CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Ne-Yo T-shirts and Posters

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


...end


advertisement



Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2017 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.