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.
Singers Brandy and Jasmine Sullivan were both of hand Saturday evening to celebrate the 5th Annual BET Music Matters Grammy Showcase. The two R&B divas took to the stage together, but sadly did not perform. Both singers will be attending the Grammy ceremony tonight, Brandy as a presenter and Jazmine as a three-time nominee. Here’s hoping Jazmine finally walks away with a statuette. She’s been nominated eleven times in total.
Brandy recently invited Billboard magazine into the studio, where she shared a bit of background info on how her new single Beggin and Pleadin came about.
“This particular song is freedom,” the Zoe Ever After star told journalist Adelle Patton. “Beggin and Pleadin” represents the liberty to express myself in the most interesting and edgiest way possible.”
Watch the First Episode of “Zoe Ever After” Before it’s January 5 Premiere Date
Brandy’s new show Zoe Ever After doesn’t officially air until January fifth; however, as of today BET has chosen to make the debut episode available to fans online.
As previously reported, Brandy stars as Zoe Moon, a newly divorced single mom looking to break out of the shadow of her famous ex-husband by starting her own cosmetics company.
Zoe will be joined by a hilarious cast of characters that include Dorian Missick as her ex-husband Gemini Moon, Tory Devon Smith as her assistant Valenté, and Haneefah Wood as her best friend Pearl.
Brandy is returning to the stage next spring to reprise her role as Roxie Hart in the Los Angeles production of Chicago the Musical. The Zoe Ever After star originally made her Broadway debut in the play over the summer when she enjoyed a 12-week sold-out run at the Ambassador Theatre.
No doubt Brandy hopes to reproduce the same magic when she beings her one-week engagement in the musical on April 26 at the Pantages Theatre in downtown L.A.