On both shows, Ray's character was related to Brandy's (cousin/half-brother on Moesha, brother on One on One).In February 2007, a pornographic home video he made with former girlfriend Kim Kardashian in 2003 was made public. In 2009, Norwood starred in his own VH1 reality dating show, For the Love of Ray J. For his show on March 24, 2009 he released the soundtrack/studio album called For The Love Of Ray J.
Born in Mc Comb, Mississippi and raised in Carson, California, he is the brother of recording artist and actress Brandy Norwood and the first cousin of rapper Snoop Dogg. was born in Mc Comb, Mississippi to Willie Norwood and Sonja Bates-Norwood. He produced for toy company Mattel, putting together the music for several commercials and a few of the demos for his second record.The show debuted in April 2010 and chronicled the backstage happenings of both siblings, while taking a bigger role in their family's management and production company, R&B Productions.Raydiation eventually sold over 400,000 copies domestically.where he played the character D-Mack for the final season.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.