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BrandyAKA Brandy Rayana Norwood

Born: 11-Feb-1979
Birthplace: McComb, MS

Gender: Female
Religion: Christian [1]
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: R&B singer turned sitcom star

[1] In a 2004 interview, Norwood told that she has taken Scientology classes, but is not a member of the religion: "It basically consists of questions that probe really deeply into your life. [...] I am not a Scientologist, but I do love what I have experienced."

Father: Willie Norwood
Mother: Sonja Bates Norwood (manager)
Brother: Willie Raymond Norwood, Jr. (
Ray-J, musician, b. 1981)
Boyfriend: Wanya Morris (musician)
Boyfriend: Robert Smith (one daughter)
Daughter: Sy'rai (b. 2002)
Boyfriend: Quentin RIchardson (NBA player, together 204-05, broken engagement)
Boyfriend: Ryan Press (music executive, together 2012-14, broken engagement)

    High School: Hollywood High School, Hollywood, CA (1996)

    Endorsement of Mattel Barbie (2000)
    Grammy Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal (with Monica)(1998)
    Vehicular Manslaughter Los Angeles (30-Dec-2006), no charges filed

    The Game Chardonnay (2012-)
    Drop Dead Diva Elisa Shayne (2011-12)
    90210 Marissa Harris-Young (2011)
    Dancing with the Stars Contestant (2010)
    One on One Michelle McGinty (2006)
    Moesha Moesha Mitchell (1996-2001)
    Thea Danesha Turrell (1993-94)

    Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (29-Mar-2013)
    Osmosis Jones (7-Aug-2001) · Leah [VOICE]
    Double Platinum (16-May-1999)
    I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (13-Nov-1998)
    Cinderella (2-Nov-1997)

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Selected albums:
Brandy (1994)
Never Say Never (1998)
Full Moon (2002)
Afrodisiac (2004)
Human (2008)

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