Trey Songz

  • Birth Name: Tremaine Aldon Neverson
  • Birth Place: Petersburg, Virginia, United States
  • Profession: Singer

Fast Facts

  • Sang in a church choir as a youth.
  • Didn't realize he was vocally gifted until his early teens, when---encouraged by his mother and grandmother---he began entering (and winning) talent competitions.
  • Discovered by producer Troy Taylor when he was 15.
  • Moved to New Jersey to learn about the music business from Taylor after graduating from high school.
  • Named Best Male R&B Artist at the 2010 BET Awards.
  • Founded Songz For Peace, a charity geared to stewarding young people, keeping them away from crime and violence, in 2008.


  • Claude Neverson Jr. — Father
  • April Tucker — Mother