Saturday, July 20th 2013
‘Wild’ wailer Jessie J sent fans just that when she unveiled plans to collab with the touted ‘Vocal Bible’ Brandy two months ago.
Since then, both she and B-rocka have teased fans with details of the duet leading up to its forthcoming premiere. Written by prized songwriter Claude Kelly, the latest detail has come in the form of the song’s title and more comments about its creation.
The stories were shared just days before J unveiled ‘Hero’ – her pumping number included on the ‘Kick Ass 2′ soundtrack. Get into it all below:
Saturday, July 6th 2013
As to keep the hype around her music at fever pitch, the months that followed the release of Brandy‘s ’2/11′ have seen her set many a stage ablaze, both building and keeping the momentum she’ll need for its follow up.
Hours ago, the 2013 Essence Festival were graced with her presence, when she arrived to headline the event with a performance we can only bill as faultless…no exaggeration.
Showcasing her discography with a skill we hope to see hits the likes of ‘Ellen‘ and ‘American Idol’ with her new LP, her set on the night is now available for you to fall in love with….below!!!
Friday, June 14th 2013
As to keep momentum for the era burning bright, Brandy continued to push her new LP ‘Two/Eleven’ with a performance in Nashville recently, following the success of her Japanese stage outing months ago.
While there, she wowed fans with a tribute to ‘I’m Your Baby Tonight’ singer Whitney Houston and rocked her sold out spot with a medley of jams pulled from the aforementioned ‘Two’, now available for your viewing pleasure below!
Thursday, June 13th 2013
Released in 1990, Whitney Houston’s ‘I’m Your Baby Tonight’ became one of the icon’s most renown Pop efforts in the years that followed, but inevitably found itself dwarfed by the ballads that she’s undoubtedly more celebrated for.
Now, in introducing the LA Reid & Baby Face produced jam to her audience, Brandy has made it a staple in her shows following the release of 2012′s ‘Two Eleven’.
As all would agree, to say she does it justice would be an understatement.
So, in the event you haven’t seen her perform it live, check her out in action during her recent gig in Nashville, Tennessee, below!
Monday, June 10th 2013
June 8th saw ‘Another Day in Paradise’ beauty Brandy grace Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium with a stellar sold out show.
While there, she stunned her fans with a moving rendition of her 2002 release ‘He Is’ and her undeniable classic ‘Have You Ever‘.
Talent in its purest form below…
Wednesday, June 5th 2013
Since blazing back onto the scene with last Summer’s ‘Put It Down’, Brandy has not looked back.
Indeed, after wracking up critical acclaim for her comeback effort ‘Two Eleven’, the soon-to-be Mrs. Press nabbed high profile role in Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation’ movie and was upgraded to a regular on BET hit ‘The Game’.
Keen to keep her momentum going, the 34-year-old has signed to a major talent agency. All the details after the jump…
Wednesday, May 29th 2013
It’s a “vocals” lover’s dream. Jessie J and Brandy are in talks to team up for a new song on the British singer’s sophomore album.
Details after the jump…
Thursday, May 9th 2013
Much like our ‘Retro Rewind’ and ‘From the Vault’ segments, readers of That Grape Juice know what avid music lovers we are – especially of hits past. So in a quest to re-spin the gems and jams of yesterday we introduced a new retrospective segment – ‘TGJ Replay’.
Unlike its ‘Rewind’ and ‘Vault’ predecessors, ‘Replay’ looks to dust off and showcase albums (and eras) from a library of pop music hits. Today, we put the spindle on the star-studded, 7x platinum (U.S.) soundtrack to the 90s ultimate chick flick ‘Waiting To Exhale’…
Thursday, May 2nd 2013
Joining the Elijah Blake led pack of Urban newbies this year comes Angel, signed to Universal Republic.
Responsible for the UK #1 single ‘Wonderful‘, last weekend saw him meet up Kanya King‘s MOBO Awards for an interview centered around his debut album ‘About Time‘.
An interview, which also saw him reveal his long time dream to collaborate with ‘Wish Your Love Away’ songstress Brandy and praise the ever thriving organisation for their support of his work, and the British music industry at large.
His words below…