If there's one thing we learned from Brandy's style this year, it's go hard or go home. And the singer's pleated, high-low Ekaterina Kukhareva dress combines many trends in one for a marvelous style mash-up we're sure turned heads.

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The singer surprised fans with an unreleased song called "How High."

Essence.com
Dec, 26, 2012

Brandy gave the gift of music this holiday season.

She surprised fans with a new song, "How High," on Christmas Eve. It's a laid back, mid-temp track much in the same vein as "Wildest Dreams" from her Two Eleven album. Not only does the song boast smooth vocals, but Brandy's rapper alter-ego, Bran'Nu, makes a guest appearance for a verse.

It was a small token of appreciation from the star who single-handedly relaunched her music career in 2012 with a new album and a bevy of performances. Up next for Brandy is another season of The Game, which begins airing on BET in January.

What do you think of "How High?"