Name: Brandy
Birth Name: 
Brandy Rayana Norwood
Birth Date: 
February 11, 1979
Birth Place: 
McComb, MS
Singer / Performer
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1389

Brandy and Ray J: House of Blues Partiers

Posted Saturday January 30, 2010 6:02 PM GMT

Heading out for some sibling fun, Brandy and Ray J were spotted arriving at the House of Blues in Los Angeles, CA on Friday (January 29).

Laughing it up and looking to be having a great time, the brother/sister pair gladly posed for pictures before venturing inside the popular nightclub.


Brandy and Ray J: Birthday Party Night Out

Posted Thursday January 21, 2010 4:34 PM GMT

Making the most of some brother-sister bonding time, Brandy and Ray J were spotted out and about in Los Angeles last night (January 20).

Celebrating Ray J’s birthday, which actually occurred earlier this week, the pair of sibling singers looked to be thoroughly enjoying themselves as they strolled past paparazzi.


Brandy Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Posted Wednesday July 15, 2009 8:23 PM GMT

She’s no stranger to lawsuits, and Brandy Norwood continues to settle one case at a time.

Back in 2006, the “Long Distance” songstress lost control of her Land Rover and struck a Toyota Corolla driven by Awatef Aboudihaj, a 38-year-old wife and mother of two, who later died.

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Brandy Norwood: Glamorous at Gucci

Posted Monday December 29, 2008 3:31 PM GMT

Making a holiday gift return, Brandy Norwood was spotted looking quite stylish at the Gucci boutique in Beverly Hills yesterday (December 28).

The “I Wanna Be Down” songstress smiled as she passed the paparazzi, sporting a brown sweater, slim fit jeans, and a matching Louis Vuitton boots/handbag combo.


Brandy is Back

Posted Tuesday August 19, 2008 6:23 PM GMT

It’s been four years since she has released any new music and Brandy is getting all geared up to re-emerge with a brand new album.

The “I Wanna Be Down” songstress was spotted filming a music video for the lead single “Right Here (Departed)” from her forthcoming album “Human” in downtown Los Angeles yesterday afternoon (August 18th).


Brandy Sued For Wrongful Death

Posted Saturday May 5, 2007 4:15 PM GMT

Regardless of whether or not she's charged with vehicular manslaughter, Brandy will soon be making her way to the courtroom. The singer-actress has been sued for negligence and wrongful death by the husband of the waitress killed in a freeway crash involving the entertainer.

According to CBS reports, "Marouane Hdidou filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. He seeks unspecified damages. His wife, Awatef Aboudihaj, 38, of Los Angeles, died on Dec. 30 in a crash on the San Diego Freeway."


Brandy Sued For $50 Million From Fatal Car Crash

Posted Wednesday January 31, 2007 7:29 AM GMT

The Gossip Girls reported a couple of days ago that the California Highway Patrol (CHP) was recommending that Brandy be charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter. Despite the fact that no charges have been filed-to-date, Brandy was just hit with a legal bombshell. The parents of the woman that Brandy killed in the car accident are now suing the singer for $50 million.

The lawsuit was filed Tuesday morning in Los Angeles County Superior Court. Lawyers for the deceased claim, “Brandy Norwood was driving recklessly.”


CHP Recommends Brandy Be Charged With Manslaughter

Posted Tuesday January 30, 2007 10:16 AM GMT

It was reported yesterday that the California Highway Patrol (CHP) has recommended to local prosecutors that Brandy be charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter. TMZ has a source within the CHP, and they say that the department has ruled out mechanical malfunction as the cause of the crash. The source adds that the CHP believes Brandy "was just going too fast" and "was the person at fault”.

If Brandy were to be found guilty of misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter, she could possibly be facing as much as one year in L.A. County Jail and a $1,000 fine.

filed under Celebrity Legal