R+B star NE-YO will give poor youngsters in Las Vegas an early Christmas present - he is to perform a free concert for more than 1,000 youths in the city.
The Closer hitmaker will take the mic at a community centre in Sin City in an event staged by his non-profit organisation, The Compound Foundation.
It aims to help underprivileged kids gain a good education by providing scholarships and post-graduate training.
Ne-Yo will perform for the 2nd Annual Holiday Giving Tour at the Doolittle Community Center on Monday (08Dec09).