BRANDY AND MONICA BREAK THE INTERNET WITH OVER 1.2 MILLION VIEWERS WITH THE LATEST INSTALLMENT
OF VERZUZ TV IG LIVE
FEATURES NEW SINGLE “BORDERLINE” & #1 HIT SINGLE “LOVE AGAIN” OFF HER NEW ALBUM b7, OUT NOW!
(September 1, 2020) Last night, GRAMMY Award-winners Brandy and Monica celebrated R&B music and the culture on the biggest virtual platform, VERZUZ with over 1.2 Million viewers on VERZUZ TV Instagram Live. The highly anticipated event had been supported by the media and heralded on socials with excitement. The unprecedented three-hour event took viewers through the battle highlighting some of their biggest hits and classic fan favorites including “What About Us,” “Angel of Mine,” “Best Friend,” “Just One of Those Days,” and so many more. Brandy also featured her new single “Borderline” and #1 hit single “Love Again” featuring Daniel Caesar. This VERZUZ had fans on an emotional high with the who’s who out to support these Queens that included a special video appearance from Democratic Vice-President nomineeKamala Harris, Michelle Obama, Joe Biden, Halle Berry, Adele, Solange, Mariah Carey, Babyface, Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, Missy Elliott, and more. The limited-edition merchandise for the battle is still available with 100% of the proceeds going towards Michelle Obama’s When We All Votecampaign (click here). In case you missed or want to relive last night’s battle, fans can log onto Apple music to hear the audio (click here).
Brandy released her seventh studio album b7 on July 31, 2020, to rave reviews after an eight-year hiatus. Executive produced by Brandy along with DJ Camper and LaShawn Daniels, this 15-track confessional is her most personal to date as she debuts her writing skills for the first time in her career. The album features Daniel Caesar, Chance the Rapper, and her daughter Sy’rai Smith. Other featured producers and writers include HitBoy, Cory Rooney, Victoria Monet, Antonio “Tony” Dixon, Kim “Kaydence” Krysiuk among others.
Here’s what some critics have said about b7:
“Brandy proves peerless on ‘b7′” – Dazed
“[b7] … is a Brandy project that feels more ‘Brandy’ than ever, with vocal production and arrangements that lean all the way into her instantly recognizable rich and smoky tone” – EW
“[‘b7’].. is Brandy Norwood at her purest: an eclectic mix of modern and classic R&B sounds strung together by her distinctive, powerful voice.” – Rolling Stone
“The best album…since 2002’s ‘Full Moon.’” – NPR Music
Brandy also released the video for her new single, “Borderline.” The haunting video for “Borderline” was directed by Derek Blanks and illustrates the darker, emotional loneliness that can take over a romantic relationship. The video already has 2.6M views.
Fans can stay updated on new music and more by logging onto www.4everbrandy.com.
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