Momager Sonja Norwood was smiling ear-to-ear after her daughter Brandy was granted honorary membership into Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Meanwhile, Kanye West has been added to the “Made In America” L.A. roster. Deets inside…
Brandy is continuing the legacy and sisterhood of love for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. “The Game” star joined her mother Sonja Norwood in honoring the 106 years of sisterhood after being inducted into Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. as a honorary member.
Today, Brandy was inducted as an honorary member at the AKA's 66th Boule in Charlotte, NC. Brandy's mom Sonja was initiated as an AKA at Southern University's Beta Psi's chapter. Along with Brandy, writer/director Ava DuVerna and Senator Z.C. Allyson Maynard Gibson have also nabbed honorary admissions.
And here's Brandy throwing up The Ivy. Congrats Brandy!
And in other news....
Kanye West will be super busy this Labor Day weekend. It has been announced Yeezy will be taking the stage at his homie’s “Made In America” festival in L.A.
Back in April, Jay Z (alongside L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti) announced he was bringing his “Made In America” festival to Los Angeles, in addition to his Philadelphia festival. The festival will go down this Labor Day weekend (August 30th-31st) simultaneously on both the east and west coast.
Raptress Iggy Azalea has also been added to the line-up, joining previously announced acts Kendrick Lamar, Rita Ora, YG, Chance the Rapper, Nipsey Hustle, ScHoolboy Q and others.
Yeezy is also performing for the Philly festival as well, joining superproducer Pharrell and rapper J. Cole.
Thiis year’s festival will offer 60 Performances, 6 Stages, two cities, one weekend. And tickets are on sale now for both cities at MadeInAmericaFest.com.
Peep the "Made In America" line-up for Philadelphia and L.A. below:
The National, Steve Aoki
J. Cole, Chromeo, City and Colour
R3HAB, Baauer, Mayer Hawthorne
The Neighbourhood, Holy Ghost, Will Sparks
Destructo, DJ Cassidy, Cherub, Young & Sick, Kaneholler
Kings of Leon
Tiësto, Pharrell Williams
Girl Talk, Spoon, Grimes, AWOLNATION
Gareth Emery, Tommy Trash, Kongos, Danny Brown
YG, Penguin Prison (DJ Set with Live Vocals)
3Lau, Mimosa, Bleachers, Cut Snake, Bixel Boys, Vacationer
LOS ANGELES LINE-UP:
Kendrick Lamar, Afrojack, Iggy Azalea
Sublime with Rome, Metric, Capital Cities
Gareth Emery, ScHoolboy Q, Borgore
DVBBS, YG, MUTEMATH, Dr. Dog, Hit-Boy
ZZ Ward, Classixx, Ab-Soul, Isaiah Rashad, Jay Rock, Cut Snake, GrandTheft
Kanye West, John Mayer
Juanes, Weezer, Rise Against
Steve Aoki, Chance the Rapper, Cypress Hill
R3HAB, Wolfgang Gartner, 12th Planet
Rita Ora, Nipsey Hussle, Terraplane Sun
Yellow Claw, Will Sparks, Scavenger Hunt, SZA, A Tribe Called Red