Toni Braxton (1967) - R&B singer, born on October 7, 1967 in Severn, Maryland.
While being a priest’s daughter she listened to worldly music when her parents were not home. At the beginning she sang in church choir. It allowed developing her natural talent.
Nevertheless soon she and her sister recorded «The Good Life» (1990). Then she became a solo-singer. Her debut album was released in 1993 in amount of 9.5 million items. It brought to Braxton “Grammy” awards, three “American Music” awards and two «Soul Train Awards».
Braxton released her following «Secrets» album under LaFace label in 1996. Conversations of Braxton with Arista and LaFace were failed in 1996 and next year the singer declared her bankruptcy.
Some people talks that it was the way to cancel Braxton’s contractual obligations. But the judge supported the signer and agreed to cancel the contract. At last, the debates were ended and Braxton released her new «The Heat» album in 2000. Her last “Libra” album was released in 2005. Tony Braxton got married with Keri Lewis in 2001, they have two children.