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Ne-Yo and his ex-wife have not reconciled despite public appearances
June 18, 2023
Is history repeating itself with singer Ne-Yo and his ex-wife Crystal Renay? The answer is negative!
The R&B star, whose real name is Shaffer Chimere Smith, and Renay were first married in 2016, but Renay filed for divorce in 2020. However, after welcoming a daughter, they reconciled and renewed their vows in an elaborate ceremony in April 2021. . The reunion was short-lived as the pair ended their marriage again earlier this year.
They were recently spotted together, which raises the question of whether the former couple have once again put their differences aside. Read on to find out more!
Ne-Yo and his ex-wife Crystal Renay are not getting back together!
Reconciliation speculation surrounding the “So Sick” singer and his ex-wife erupted after they were recently spotted at the opening of the newest location of their restaurant, Johnny’s Chicken and Waffles. However, TMZ reported that the ex-couple did not get together to rekindle their romance.
Instead, their joint public appearance was strictly professional, the former lovers remained cordial towards their children. A source close to the estranged couple told the news station about the situation between them. “Ne-Yo and Crystal are not back together and they were both at the opening of the restaurant because they are co-owners and it’s in their contract.”
The insider also shared that Ne-Yo and Crystal are dating and seeing other people. However, they continue to co-parent their three children and remain business partners.
Ne-Yo and Renay’s public appearance comes two months after the dancer apparently welcomed her his second child by his lover, Sade. When the social media sensation posted pictures of her new son, some of Ne-Yo’s fans found out that the singer was the father.
Photos posted by Sade show her sweetly cuddling her newborn. He captioned the post: “Hey Brixton. I love you so much, Winnie the Pooh… welcome home, my beautiful baby.” Although the influencer kept the baby daddy’s identity out of the post, fans couldn’t help but notice the striking resemblance between the newborn and the “Miss Independent” singer.
“Congratulations, she looks like @neyo,” said one fan, while another compared the baby to one of Renay’s three children. “Congratulations. Yes, Neyo is the daddy. He looks just like his brother Neyo from his ex wife,” the individual wrote.
The Shade Room also took to their Instagram and provided further evidence that the famous songwriter could be the father of the model’s son. The post was a collage featuring Sade’s pregnancy announcement, a picture of her newborn son, and the R&B singer.
Underneath the post, it appeared that Ne-Yo had liked her post. The 43-year-old hitmaker’s gesture prompted fans to suggest he is the child’s father.
The “Miss Independent” singer and his ex-wife call it quits due to infidelity
After only five months of separation, the former couple finalized their divorce in February. According to the court document detailing the settlement, the “Because Of You” singer must pay $20,000 for Crystal’s moving expenses and $150,000 to buy a new car, along with a whopping $1.6 million settlement.
The 37-year-old single mother also receives $12,000 a month in child support for their three children, Shaffer Jr., Roman and Isabella. Ne-Yo will also pay the school fees and they will have joint custody of their children. In addition, the mother will receive alimony of $5,000 per month for the next three years.
While the two eventually annulled their marriage, the union hit its stride and in August 2022, what appeared to be a deal breaker occurred. At the time, the mother of three took to social media to slam her ex-husband and accuse him. about cheating.
He put it frustratingly in the outburst, which has since been deleted: “Eight years. Eight years of lies and deception. Eight years since I unknowingly shared my life and my husband with numerous women who would sell their bodies to him unprotected…every last one!
He continued: “To say I’m heartbroken and disgusted is an understatement. Asking me to stay and accept it is wild. The narcissistic mentality. I’m not going to lie to the public anymore and pretend it’s not what it is.”
She also revealed that her husband had a child on the way and the child was not his. He also called Ne-Yo’s pregnant wife his “boyfriend.”