Brandy

Dec
28
Brandy Gets Engaged to Music Executive Ryan Press

Brandy and Ryan Press

Wedding bells are in Brandy’s future. Over the holidays, the “Put It Down” singer got engaged to music executive Ryan Press.

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Dec
25
New Music: Brandy – ‘How High’

Brandy

Brandy unwraps a gift for her fans on Christmas Day with “How High,” a previously unreleased song that did not make her album Two Eleven. The R&B songstress goes all in when it comes to love on the mid-tempo cut, which features a verse from her rap alter ego Bran’Nu.

“When you say jump, I’ll say how high/ I wanna touch the sky,” sings a lovestruck Brandy.

Catch the high below.

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Dec
16
Ciara, Kelly Rowland, Keri Hilson, & Iggy Azalea Dazzle at ‘VH1 Divas’

Ciara

It was ladies’ night as VH1 presented its annual “VH1 Divas” live from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Sunday. Music’s leading ladies dazzled on the red carpet in their glamorous gowns before heading inside to honor some of the greatest divas of all time including the late Whitney Houston and Donna Summer.

Ciara was stunning in a shimmering black Pamella Roland dress. Kelly Rowland was gorgeous in green, while Keri Hilson kept it sexy and classy in a black pantsuit. Jordin Sparks was glowing in a studded gold number, and Australia’s blonde bombshell Iggy Azalea modeled a black Pucci number.

Check out all the fierce and fabulous pics below.

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Dec
6
Keri Hilson, Brandy, and Iggy Azalea Added to ‘VH1 Divas’

VH1 Divas

Make room for more divas. Keri Hilson and Iggy Azalea have been added to the list of performers for “VH1 Divas.”

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Nov
27
New Music: Eve – ‘Put It Down (Remix)’

Eve

Following her remixes to Future’s “Turn On the Lights” and Mobb Deep’s “Quiet Storm,” Eve puts her paws on a remix to Brandy and Chris Brown’s “Put It Down.” Ruff Ryders’ First Lady plays hard to get on her flirty verse, the latest in her “EVEstylin’ Tuesdays” series. The new year will bring new music from Eve with her long-awaited album Lip Lock.

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Nov
4
Alicia Keys, Ciara, Missy Elliott, Brandy, & Keyshia Cole Perform at ‘Black Girls Rock!’

Ciara and Missy Elliott

It was ladies’ night as BET aired its annual “Black Girls Rock!” celebration on Sunday. Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, the star-studded affair honored the achievements of women of color with heartfelt performances, tributes, and special awards. This year’s honorees included Dionne Warwick (Living Legend Award), Alicia Keys (Rock Star Award), and Janelle Monáe (Young, Gifted, & Black Award).

Ciara had the crowd on its feet with “Sorry” and the title track off her upcoming album One Woman Army, and was joined by Missy Elliott for “1, 2 Step.” Missy also delivered her new single “9th Inning.” Brandy soared with “Wildest Dreams,” and Keyshia Cole tore the house down with her new single “Trust and Believe” off her upcoming album Woman to Woman.

Alicia ignited the stage with “New Day” and her female anthem “Girl on Fire,” India.Arie performed “I Am Not My Hair” and her new single “6th Avenue,” and Luke James, Anthony Hamilton, and Eric Benét catered to the ladies with “Wildflower.” Even SWV returned to the stage to perform a medley of their ’90s classics.

Watch all the performances on demand below.

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Nov
4
Video: Brandy – ‘Wildest Dreams’

Brandy

Brandy finds love—and looks damn good doing it——in the video for “Wildest Dreams,” the second single off her sixth album Two Eleven. The R&B diva shows off some new moves as she performs in a warehouse in L.A. with some of her fans in the audience.

The record, produced by Tha Bizness and written by Sean Garrett, was inspired by her boyfriend Ryan Press. “The song is just about me feeling like, ‘Wow, I can’t believe this is really happening,’” she told Rap-Up.com. “He loves me for every personality I have. He loves me for every flaw. He accepts me as who I am and he can see me for who I am.”

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