02 Sep '11, 12am
@4everBrandy Love your story in @JEZEBELMagazine w/ photo by @dblanks @D_Whyte @gparasgriffin
Comeback Diva by Emily L. Foley | Jezebel magazine | August 31, 2011 In the mid to late ’90s, the multitalented Brandy Norwood—known predominantly by her first name only—was everywhere. She was the star of her own sitcom, Moesha , and was an R&B hit machine, selling millions of records. Now, after years of being out of the public eye, the 32-year-old single mother is blazing new musical and television territory on the comeback trail—like only she could. Her motivation to waltz back into the limelight, says the entertainer, was her appearance on Dancing with the Stars —an opportunity from which she nearly walked away. “When I first got the call, there was an immediate sense of fear, and I tried to put up obstacles, so it wouldn’t work out,” she admits. “But finally I had a conversation with [my brother] Ray J, and he said, ‘B, you’re running from your fears! This is the opp...