If you missed the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards, Tuesday night, then you may have also missed Brandy celebrating the 20th anniversary of her debut single, “I Wanna Be Down.”
Joining the singer, on stage, were rappers MC Lyte, Yo-Yo and Queen Latifah, who all had a hand in making her remix to the hit single even more successful.
Watch as the ladies put it down once while performing the 1994 hit single at the award ceremony.
It’s official. Brandy and her music executive fiance, Ryan Press, have called off their engagement. Although we reported the couple called off their engagement earlier in the month, it wasn’t until now that the singer has just about confirmed the split.
“It was a mutual decision,” says a rep for Brandy, confirms People.com. “They’re both taking a step back regarding their relationship. They’re definitely friends and will continue to be friends. There’s nothing malicious or negative about [their split].”
Much like we suspected, Brandy and fiance Ryan Press have called off their wedding. In fact, we’ve now learned that the couple have also ended their two year relationship.
It was the singer’s brother, Ray J, who confirmed the news during his interview with ABC Radio.
When asked what kind of guy he’d like to see his sister end up with he stated, “I’m overprotective so I don’t really care as long as she’s happy. You know?”
Singers and pals Kelly Rowland and Brandy Norwood are both celebrating a birthday today.
While Kelly celebrates her 33rd birthday today, Brandy turns 35.
Happy birthday ladies!
*Tidbit*: Today also marks three years since the tragic passing of singer and icon Whitney Houston. May she continue to rest in peace.
Recently a few celebrities have been photograph rocking the short, jersey dress look. From Rihanna to Brandy to English singer, Nicola Roberts, this new look seems to be catching on. I, personally, think it’s a cute look for around the house and that’s it. But what do you think? Here are a few more pics.
Brandy turns 34 today! Thirty four and she’s stil one of today’s leading women in R&B music. Brandy has certainly come a long way from the teen who starred in “Thea”, garnered no. 1 singles, won a Grammy only to star in her very own show, “Moesha”.
Although she has suffered in matters of the heart the mom, to ten year old daughter Sy’rai, has finally found the one in music executive Ryan Press. The couple of over a year recently confirmed they are engaged to be married.
Although the singer loss her idol, Whitney Houston, who also passed one year ago today, we wish Brandy the happiest 34th birthday ever!
Happy birthday Brandy.
Brandy hasn’t given her first interview since the announcement she’s now engaged to love of two years Ryan Press. On the engagement Brandy told People magazine, “It was a spontaneous thing for my fiancé. He just felt it.” Adding, “He worked really hard on the ring. I’m not a big diamond girl, but I really love this diamond he did. It just represents how he feels about me, and I’m really blessed to have someone like him in my life. He’s truly a gift.”
During another interview with Pop Stop TV she says, “I’m very excited. I’m definitely on cloud 11. At one point I gave up on love so to have this feeling and feel like it’s the first time, with the person that I feel like God has created for me to be with is just magical. I want it to stay like this. Every married couple we’ve been meeting [we've been asking] like what’s the secret? Communication is a big one so we’re gonna see what this thing does.”
On Kim and Kanye baby announcement she says, “I am very happy for Kim and happy for Kanye. I was looking at pictures of them online and they just look so happy. I’m really happy for her.”
We reported a few days ago that singer Brandy became engaged to her music executive boyfriend Ryan Press. The couple confirmed the news through a spokesperson saying only, “They are thrilled and happy and Brandy feels this is so right,” via Us magazine.
Now we’ve finally gotten our first glimpse of the singer’s engagement ring. _______READMORE
Brandy has just released a new single, “How High”, as a little gift for her fans around the holidays. And, I must say, it’s a treat. Can I just add how much I love Brandy’s voice. There’s nothing like it. So raspy, passionate and soothing all at the same time. Check out “How High” Below.
Brandy is now engaged to her music executive boyfriend Ryan Press. The couple, who’ve dated for over a year, became engaged over the Christmas holiday and the singer is reportedly thrilled.
Earlier in the year Brandy did an interview with Sister2Sister magazine where she discussed a possible engagement. She says, “I keep hearing about a ring. People keep calling me, hinting to me about it, but I don’t know,” she told the magazine in August. “I’m going to be patient and let it happen and just let it be. . . I guess it will happen when it’s the right time,” reports Us magazine.
She also did an interview with the Wendy Show back in October where she discussed the desire to be married and felt it was unchristian of her and Press to be living together unwed. Guess she finally got her wish.
Brandy has released the official video for “Wildest Dreams”, her second single release off sixth studio album, “Two Eleven”. Check out the video release below.
Last Tuesday, Brandy debuted her new album, “Two Eleven”, to the world. For her first week album sales, Brandy debuts at number 3 on the Billboard 200 with approximately $66.8K albums sold, 66,856 to be exact, according to Hits Daily Double.
Now, some people are surprised by these numbers because, well, it’s Brandy! But don’t be too sad, Brandy was able to garner the #1 album on the R&B Charts!
She arrived on the scene with her self titled album, “Brandy” in 1994. Fast forward 6 albums later and Brandy is number 3 on the charts. A little known fact is that Brandy has never actually had a number one album. Shocking huh? _______READMORE