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R&B singer Ne-Yo will guest-star in an upcoming episode of CSI: NY, has confirmed.

Ne-Yo (real name Shaffer Chimere Smith) will play a professional hit man with elegant, yet violent, efficiency, according to People, which first reported his casting.

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The 31-year-old musician has appeared in such films as Save the Last Dance 2 and Stomp the Yard.

CSI: NY airs Fridays at 9/8c on CBS. Ne-Yo's episode is slated for February and may feature music from his latest album, Libra Scale.