Ne-Yo has cut ties with Def Jam and moved to Motown Records, where he's been appointted Senior VP of A&R. The singer will be dropping his fifth studio LP this summer under his new label.

"I'm honored that I've been given such a prestigious title and trusted with such responsibility; terrified because I know that playing this role in the fashion of one of my career role models, Mr. Smokey Robinson — these are big shoes to fill. But trust, I can handle it."