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Trey Songz

Trey Songz


Famous as :

Contemporary R&B singer

Birth Name :

Tremaine Aldon Neverson

Birth Date :

November 28, 1984

Birth Place :

Petersburg, Virginia, USA

Claim to fame :

Single "Gotta Make It" from album "I Gotta Make It" (2005)


Born with name Tremaine Aldon Neverson on November 28, 1984, Trey Songz was raised in a military family in Virginia. As a teen he had started performing for his friends and family but never considered to pursue career in music. In 2000, he reluctantly competed in a talent show and was spotted by producer Troy Taylor. Two years later, he got signed to Atlantic Music Group, moved to New Jersey and began recording his debut album in 2003.

While still working on the album, Songz released multiple mixtapes under moniker Prince of Virginia. He finally dropped his first effort "I Gotta Make It" in 2004. Featuring guest appearances from Twista, Aretha Franklin and Juvenile, it climbed to No. 20 on Billboard Hot 200. It was a good chart performance, considering that he was just a new artist back then. Two singles from the album, "Gotta Go" and "Gotta Make It", peaked at No. 11 and 21 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart respectively.

Latest News

Trey Songz Debuts New Track 'About You'

May 19, 2015 09:36:47 GMT

continues surprising fans with his new music. Fresh off releasing his "" out of the blue on Sunday, May 17, the R&B heartthrob dropped on Monday a brand new song called "About You" off his upcoming album "".

Jennifer Lopez Shares Snippet of Trey Songz Duet From 'Finding Neverland' Album

May 13, 2015 07:31:30 GMT

is appearing alongside on a song off the upcoming "Finding Neverland" album. Before releasing the track called "What You Mean to Me" in full, J.Lo took to Twitter on Tuesday, May 12 to tease it with a preview.

Trey Songz Releases Surprise 'Intermission' EP

April 15, 2015 04:45:37 GMT

Fresh off finishing his European tour with , surprised his fans on Tuesday, April 14 when he unexpectedly released a new EP. The R&B crooner made all songs off the project called "" available on his SoundCloud and then alerted his fans via Twitter, writing, "Just a lil Intermission," alongside a link to his website and a trailer for his upcoming album "".

Trey Songz Releases Steamy 'Slow Motion' Video, Announces 'Trigga' Re-Release

February 16, 2015 04:01:34 GMT

unveiled the sexy music video for his "Slow Motion" as a Valentine's Day gift for fans. Directed by Dre Films, the steamy clip featuring a literal take on the song's narrative also stars model Tanaya Henry as the R&B star's girlfriend.

Trey Songz Debuts New Track 'Slow Motion'

January 13, 2015 03:50:18 GMT

treats fans to a brand new song as he gears up to kick off his "Between the Sheets" co-headlining tour with . The R&B singer dropped on Monday, January 12 a bedroom anthem called "Slow Motion".

Trey Songz Remixes Mariah Carey's 'All I Want for Christmas Is You'

December 09, 2014 01:45:44 GMT

helps fans get into the Christmas spirit by debuting his remix to 1994 classic "All I Want for Christmas Is You". The new version finds Trigga adding some R&B flavor to the poppy track originally appearing on Mimi's "" album.

Trey Songz Premieres Interactive 'Touchin, Lovin' Music Video Ft. Nicki Minaj

December 02, 2014 01:56:56 GMT

lets fans explore his wild fantasies in an interactive music video he has just released for his -assisted "Touchin, Lovin". Directed by Tool's Jason Zada, the steamy clip premiered on BuzzFeed starts with the singer waking up in his bed and offered to choose only one of two pills.

Chris Brown and Trey Songz Team Up for Remix to David Guetta's 'Dangerous'

November 27, 2014 04:16:19 GMT

once again reunites with for another collaborative track. On Wednesday, November 26, the two superstars debuted their remix to "Dangerous", a track featuring Sam Martin.

Usher Joined Onstage by Trey Songz at Chicago Concert

November 19, 2014 08:24:35 GMT

made a special appearance when brought his "UR Experience" tour to Chicago on Monday night, November 17. Taking the stage at the city's United Center, the two R&B superstars excited the crowd with a remix to "I Luv This S**t".

Chris Brown and Trey Songz Announce 'Between the Sheets' Co-Headlining Tour

November 11, 2014 08:46:09 GMT

and 's joint tour is happening. The duo, who teased the plan a few months ago, finally announced during an event at the House of Blues in West Hollywood on Monday, November 10 that they'd embark on "Between the Sheets Tour" early next year.

Maejor Ali Hits the Basketball Court in 'Me and My Team' Video Ft. Trey Songz and Kid Ink

October 21, 2014 08:58:18 GMT

has debuted the official music video for "Me and My Team", his collaboration with and . The rapper/producer plays the coach of a basketball team in the G. Visuals-directed clip which hit Vevo on Monday, October 20.

Chris Brown and Trey Songz Team Up for 'Tuesday' and 'Made Me' Remixes

September 15, 2014 08:25:21 GMT

keeps releasing new music to build the anticipation of his highly-anticipated new album "". Shortly after debuting "Songs on 12 Play" featuring , Breezy reteamed with his collaborator for two remixes.

New Music: Chris Brown's 'Songs on 12 Play' Ft. Trey Songz

September 13, 2014 05:29:57 GMT

, who's just a few days away from releasing his "", has treated fans to a new song off the new album. Titled "Songs on 12 Play", the track features guest vocals from fellow R&B singer .

Trey Songz's 'Trigga' Lands Atop Billboard 200

July 10, 2014 01:50:46 GMT

's "" has just landed at No. 1 on Billboard 200. Nielsen SoundScan reports that the singer's latest studio effort, which arrived on July 1 and is supported by hit single "Na Na", sells 105,000 copies in its first week.

Trey Songz Premieres 'Foreign' Music Video

June 17, 2014 08:06:47 GMT

dropped the music video for "Foreign", a song that he debuted last month, on Monday, June 16. The singer hired many beautiful models from all over the world for the new visuals directed by Gil Green.

Trey Songz's New Tracks 'Foreign' and 'Change Your Mind' Land Online

May 13, 2014 07:43:36 GMT

has previewed his next album "" with two new songs. Those tracks are available for free download after fans pre-order the singer's upcoming sixth studio effort on iTunes.

Trey Songz Premieres 'SmartPhones' Music Video

May 12, 2014 03:28:52 GMT

proves that technology can destroy a relationship in a new music video for his track called "SmartPhones". The black-and-white visuals first arrived via a mobile web app before being made available on YouTube.

50 Cent Releases 'Smoke' Music Video Ft. Trey Songz

April 02, 2014 08:38:15 GMT

has debuted a new song titled "Smoke" and its accompanying music video. The track was produced by and Dawaun Parker and it features the smooth vocals from on the hook.

Trey Songz Caught Cheating in New Song 'Smart Phones'

April 01, 2014 09:10:48 GMT

While his new single "Na Na" is still climbing up the charts, slows things down with his new song called "Smart Phones". Arriving on Monday, March 31, the ballad finds the singer serenading his fans with his smooth vocals.

Trey Songz Announces New Album's Title and Release Date

February 17, 2014 08:33:21 GMT

spread happiness when he recently attended a Get Schooled Foundation event in New Era High in Baltimore. After surprising the students by serving as their principal for a day, the rapper revealed some exclusive details about his new album that's currently still in the works.

Mariah Carey Goes Topless in the Video of 'You're Mine (Remix)' Ft. Trey Songz

February 15, 2014 02:05:19 GMT

has dropped his remix version of 's latest single "You're Mine (Eternal)". Arriving as a Valentine's Day present for their fans, the remix of the ballad features the two artists emotionally singing the lines of the song.

Trey Songz Returns With New Single 'NaNa'

December 25, 2013 09:09:06 GMT

It's been quite some time since fans got new music from . The Virginia-born rapper gave his fans a big Christmas present as he returned on December 24 with a new track called "NaNa".

Juicy J Premieres 'Bounce It' Video Ft. Wale and Trey Songz

July 19, 2013 02:15:57 GMT

Taylor Gang Records artist premieres a music video for "Bounce It", the fourth single from his forthcoming studio album "". The clip features his track collaborators, Maybach Music Group artist and R'n'B/hip-hop crooner , with a cameo from Taylor Gang Records boss .

Trey Songz Honored at The Recording Academy Honors

June 28, 2013 06:36:28 GMT

was honored at the New York Chapter Recording Academy Honors 2013 on Wednesday night, June 26. Songz's mother, April Tucker, was in attendance when her son was presented with an award by his manager and mentor, Kevin Liles.

Video Premiere: Trey Songz's 'Fumble'

March 13, 2013 08:14:56 GMT

After giving a teaser last week, singer-songwriter and record producer finally releases his new music video for "Fumble". The tender ballad is a cut off his latest album "Chapter V" released last summer.

Trey Songz Arrested for Assaulting Woman With Money

December 15, 2012 19:00:08 GMT

was arrested for throwing money at a woman, literally. The "Heart Attack" singer was accused of assaulting a woman when one of the dollar bills he threw in the air "struck the complainant's left eye causing substantial pain to her left eye."

Trey Songz Scores First No. 1 Album on Hot 200 With 'Chapter V'

August 30, 2012 04:41:42 GMT

R&B singer is getting the hype on his music career as Nielsen Soundscan announces that his latest creation "" lands at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200 with 135,000 units sold. He has every reason to celebrate right now since it marks his first-ever chart topper on the list.

Trey Songz's 'Hail Mary' Video Ft. Young Jeezy and Lil Wayne

August 21, 2012 07:49:05 GMT

's "Hail Mary" music video has finally been premiered in full, following the R&B singer as he's coaching a team of female football players. His featured guests and join him on the field as well.

Trey Songz Premieres Video for 'Simply Amazing'

July 24, 2012 07:08:24 GMT

has debuted the music video for his new single "Simply Amazing". The R&B singer looks cool and casual in this flirty, yet very romantic visuals to go along with its sweet lyrics. The sweet and blissful music video was directed by Justin Francis.

Trey Songz's New Songs 'Dive In' and 'Simply Amazing' Come Out

July 06, 2012 09:18:14 GMT

's latest offering "Dive In" is a very sensual song. The lyrics are primarily composed of swimming terms that cleverly allude to other clothing optional activities. This new release is not drastically different from his older songs. The slow beats and sexy lyrics that he employs in this track are similar to some of his previous tracks.

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