Sadly it’s another celebrity couple gone splitsville! Brandy and fiance Ryan Press have broken up and called off their engagement, Brandy’s rep told Us Weekly. “They are no longer together. The engagement is off, but the friendship is still on,” the rep said in a statement.
It was first announced in December 2012 that the singer was engaged to the music exec, but now the two are going their separate ways for now. “They decided to take a step back and reevaluate the relationship,” the rep explains. “Brandy is 35 now — that’s what her whole #35 on Twitter is about, becoming her own woman.” The rep continued: “Brandy has a daughter and she still wants to be married and have more kids but she is working on so many other things right now. They haven’t ended things on a bad note and they still speak all the time.”
I feel really bad for Brandy. Though the two will still be friends, I know how bad she wants love and to be married (she got emotional about it several times during her VH1 reality show, Brandy & Ray J: A Family Business). I think no matter how much some may deny it, deep down we all want love (cue Rihanna music), and Brandy’s no different. I thought she had finally found it with Ryan, but things happen. Hopefully, she finds the one for her one day!
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