but luckily for him, that wasn't his only TV gig of the year.That's because the former celebreality subject is already starring on a new show alongside his big sister Brandy — Loses Second Housemate To Health Scare 1 Day After Ray J Oh, and wouldn't you know it…She served as a judge on the first season of America's Got Talent before being involved in a widely publicized car accident in 2006.After several lawsuits stemming from the accident, Norwood's fifth album, Human (2008), was released to commercial failure.
She wrote: house early due to dental discomfort this week…
His older sister Brandy is an award-winning, multi-platinum recording artist. Ray J recorded "Another Day in Paradise" with Brandy, which was a Top Ten success in Austria, UK, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, Belgium, Norway, Ireland, the Netherlands and number 11 in Australia and France.
Early in his life, he moved with his family from Mc Comb, Mississippi to Los Angeles, California, and in 1989 started appearing in television commercials for different companies. The song was the lead single of the R&B/Hip Hop tribute Urban Renewal, in which he co-produced and performed songs.
According to Bradley Torreano of All Music, "his easygoing image and boyish looks appealed to the producers of Brandy's television show, Moesha, giving him a role on the UPN series as Dorian "D-Money", a role he played from 1999 until the show ended in 2001. The lead single "Wait A Minute" peaked at #30 on the U. Billboard Hot 100 chart and #8 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. After a two-year break, Norwood returned to recording studios, adding the finishing touches on his third studio album Raydiation with help from producers such as Rodney Jerkins, Timbaland, R. A joint venture by Sanctuary Records and Ray-J's own label, independent Knockout Entertainment, the album was finally released on September 27, 2005 in North America after several delays, debuting at number forty-eight on the Billboard 200 chart, selling 18,321 copies in the first week.
He signed to Elektra Records in 1995 and he began to record his 15-track debut album Everything You Want the same year. The album's lead single "One Wish" was a top 20 success in the US, UK, Ireland, and New Zealand.