Brandy Collaborates with Sam Smith
Brandy and British crooner Sam Smith have reportedly recorded new music together. The former Zoe Ever After star revealed the surprise collaboration during a recent interview with a South African news station. In advance of her upcoming tour in the country, The Vocal Bible shared several tidbits with the network, including the fact that the two performers have crossed musical paths before.
Brandy Joins ‘Star’ Cast
Brandy is returning to television for a multi-episodic arc on Fox’s music drama Star, the network announced Friday. The Wanna Be Down singer will reportedly play Charlotta Brown’s (Queen Latifah) younger sister, Cassie. Fox also announced the addition of Patti Labelle, who will be playing their mother, Christine. Episodes featuring the two music veterans are set to start airing next spring when the series returns from its extended winter hiatus.
Brandy Returning to ‘Chicago’
Let’s do it again. Brandy set to return to the Great White Way. Via published reports, the former Zoe Ever After star is set to reprise her role as Roxie Hart in the iconic stage play Chicago. Beginning August 16th, the multi-faceted diva will headline a total of seventeen performances at the legendary Ambassador Theatre.
New Music: ‘Patterns’ by Brandy
Via her Instagram page, R&B diva Brandy just blessed fans with a snippet of what is presumably new music she’s been working on for her upcoming album. With only the caption “#Patterns” accompanying the video, we’re going to assume that’s the title of the song- which is giving us all kinds of Angel in Disguise type vibes.
Ray J and Brandy Star in My Kitchen Rules
Brandy will be returning to television next month via the Fox cooking show My Kitchen Rules. The 37-year old former Zoe Ever After star will be joined by brother Ray-J, as well as fellow contestants Andrew Dice Clay, Naomi Judd, and Brandi Glanville.
Brandy Wows the Soul Train Awards
Did you guys miss this year’s Soul Train Awards? If you did, then here is your chance to watch one of the evening’s standout moments: Brandy performing an almost ten-minute medley of some of her greatest hits. In addition to Baby, Baby, Baby, I Wanna Be Down and The Boy is Mine, Brandy performed Sitting on Top of the World, for which rapper turned preacher, Mase, joined her onstage.
Beggin and Pleadin Video
Brandy is officially back you guys. The Zoe Ever After star unveiled the visual for her Beggin and Pleadin single as a BET exclusive yesterday afternoon. The video is Brandy’s firs since 2012’s Matthew Rolston directed clip for Wildest Dreams.
Brandy to Launch Slayana Tour This Summer
While her BET comedy Zoe Ever After is on hiatus, Brandy will use the time to hit the road for a series of performances in England. From June 24th to June 28th Brandy will play dates in Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol and London. Tickets go on sale February 26th.