Morgan Jerkins

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How Brandy and 1998 Changed Everything for My Family

This week, Billboard is celebrating the music of 20 years ago with a week of content about the most interesting artists, albums, songs and stories from 1998. Here, writer Morgan Jerkins -- niece of writer/producers Rodney and Fred Jerkins, and daughter of songwriter Sybil Jerkins Cherry -- recalls the recording of Brandy's best-selling 'Never Say Never' album.