Ne-Yo’s family is expanding! The “Let Me Love You” singer took to Instagram on Sunday to announce that he is expecting his fifth child, the third with his wife Crystal.
Ne-Yo shared the news along with a sensual video of himself stroking Crystal’s tummy. The couple share two children, 4-year-old Shaffer and 2-year-old Roman, while Ne-Yo is also the father of their 10-year-old daughter Madilyn and 9-year-old son Mason, with whom they share. ex Monyetta Shaw.
“Nice to announce … the family is expanding … 👶🏽!” he wrote. “# Number5❤️ # 5thandFinal # BlessingsOnBlessings🙏🏾 @ itscrystalsmith 🥰🥰🥰 Are you ready baby? Come on!”
Ne-Yo revealed last February that he and Crystal decided to divorce, but reconciled shortly after.
In a 2018 interview with ET, Ne-Yo spoke about his growing family and said he was hoping to have a girl to keep Madilyn company. He and Crystal’s then baby on the way, Roman, ended up being a boy.
“Every time it’s like the first time. It’s definitely a labor of love, I’ll say it,” he gushed.
“[My son] Mason at least has my sister’s son. They associate and play all the time. Y [my daughter] Maddie is a bit lonely, and I wanted to give her a baby sister just to have a little camaraderie, “she explained.” Actually, she was broken for not being a girl. He wanted a sister, but I broke it down for him. Like, ‘Now you have three little minions, and they have to do what you told them.’
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