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Ariana Grande And Jessie J Are Remaking "The Boy Is Mine"

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Are you sitting down? Because Ariana Grande and Jessie J are reportedly joining forces, for a second time, to cover Brandy and Monica's iconic '90s duet "The Boy Is Mine."

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The song will be included on a compilation album celebrating Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins' twenty-year career.

No one would argue that either woman is lacking in the pipes department, but still — filling Brandy and Monica's silken pajamas is no easy task.

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This isn’t just any song after all: "The Boy Is Mine" is an R&B classic and one of the longest running number ones in history.

The song spent 13 weeks on top of the Billboard Hot 100 in 1998.
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The song spent 13 weeks on top of the Billboard Hot 100 in 1998.

And the Joseph Kahn-directed music video is an actual masterpiece.

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    Yes! They've got the goods and I can't wait to see what they come up with!
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    NO, NO, NO MAKE IT STOP.
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