Brandy & Monica Combine for Over 20 Million U.S. Song Streams After Verzuz Battle

HIP-HOP 9/4/2020 by Trevor Anderson Brandy and Monica’s record-setting Verzuz viewership translated into major gains for both singers’ streaming totals after the event. Combined, the pair registered 21.9 million U.S. on-demand streams for their song catalogs from Aug. 31 through Sept. 2, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data, a period comprising the day of the competition…Continue Reading

Brandy vs. Monica in ‘Verzuz’ Battle of R&B Titans: See Billboard’s Scorecard & Winner For the Event

All it took was a staggering 1.2 million viewers on Instagram alone during Brandy and Monica’s Verzuz battle Monday night (Aug. 31) to remind the world how next-level their respective catalogs are. After being pitted against each other for more than two decades following their classic 1998 duet “The Boy Is Mine,” the reverence shared…Continue Reading

Brandy & Monica Will Face Off in a Sure-to-Be Iconic ‘Verzuz’ Showdown

Paul Drinkwater/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images Brandy and Monica perform on Feb. 16, 2012. Queue up “The Boy Is Mine”: It’s Brandy vs. Monica in the next Verzuz battle. “Get ready for the queens!” the official Verzuz Instagram teased Saturday night (Aug. 22), with a sleek split image of the singers’…Continue Reading