BRAN NU: Brandy is in the early stages of recording a new album. The singer is opting for a more "melancholy" sound as that's her current mood. The singer was speaking in regards to the recent engagement that was called off. In other Brandy news Brandy will appear on "Where Are They Now?" on OWN in the coming weeks. MORE SIDE EFFECTS: Fantasia is working on the follow up to last year's The Side Effects of You. The singer is keeping in tradition of her last record, the rock soul sound she has created. She is working alongside producer Harmony Samuels who helped her helm her last album.
In other news:
- T.I. and Azealia Banks revisited their beef which reached a fever pitch yesterday when T.I. threatened to end Azealia.
- Ice Cube & Dr. Dre has unveiled the cast for their upcoming movie Straight Outta Compton due next year.
- Kim Kardashian's nanny says Kim would say that Nori is cuter than Blue Ivy.