Name: Toni Braxton
Birth Name: 
Toni Michelle Braxton
Birth Date: 
October 7, 1967
Birth Place: 
Severn, MD
Singer / Song Writer / Actress
Relationship Status: 
Married to Keri Lewis
Celebrity Ranking # 1844

Toni Braxton's Divorce Finalized

Posted Wednesday July 24, 2013 6:40 PM GMT

Though her marriage lasted a long time, especially for a celebrity, Toni Braxton is now officially divorced from Keri Lewis.

Married in 1998, the couple separated in 2009 and the "Unbreak My Heart" singer told VH1, "I had to figure out a plan for my life that had nothing to do with him. I was angry with everybody. I couldn't believe this was happening to me. I felt that I was a person dealing with a lot of struggles and here comes another one."


Toni Braxton to Retire from the Music Biz

Posted Sunday February 10, 2013 6:33 PM GMT

Giving her soulful R&B voice a rest, Toni Braxton announced that she will be retiring from music on Friday (February 8).

During a visit to "Good Morning America," the "Un-Break My Heart" singer lamented, "It's not affecting me, making me feel that thing I've always felt when I perform. It's leaving me. I'm not sure what's going on in my life. Maybe a female mid-life crisis? My heart isn't in it anymore. I hate to say that."


Toni Braxton Hospitalized for Lupus

Posted Saturday December 8, 2012 2:47 PM GMT

After revealing her battle with Lupus last year, Toni Braxton has landed in the hospital again because of the autoimmune disorder.

The "Un-Break My Heart" singer tweeted on Friday, "Hey guys, I'm in the hospital for health issues related to Lupus & Blood clots, I will be home soon...Thanks for all the love&support! Xoxo."


Jessica Chastain & Co. Gather for THR's Nominees' Night 2012

Posted Friday February 24, 2012 12:57 AM GMT

Among the many parties taking place leading up to Sunday's Academy Awards, The Hollywood Reporter held its 'Nominees' Night 2012' in Los Angeles, California on Thursday night (February 23).

Bringing her beauty to the Getty House venue was Oscar hopeful Jessica Chastain, who's in the running for Actress in a Supporting Role honors for her work in "The Help".


Toni Braxton Files for Bankruptcy... Again

Posted Thursday October 7, 2010 10:42 AM GMT

Looking as if she made the all too common mistake of outspending her earnings for the second time, Toni Braxton has once again filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

Having previous bailed on her debts back in 2008, the 43-year-old singer is seeking bankruptcy approval while currently claiming to owe anywhere from $10-50 million.


Toni Braxton Gets Sued

Posted Wednesday August 8, 2007 2:50 PM GMT

You’d think with all their money and power that celebrities would pay their bills. But for Toni Braxton, a bad check is costing her time and money.

A wardrobe and costume designer is taking the songstress to court after she allegedly wrote him a bad check for $15,000 for work on a Las Vegas show.


John Travolta Denies Child’s Disability

Posted Friday June 1, 2007 4:49 PM GMT

In the midst of his new movie, Hairspray, hitting theaters, John Travolta is fielding press for another very different reason. It seems the actor, 53, is in denial about his son’s disability.


Aguilera, Newton, Braxton to Headline NBA All-Star Show

Posted Friday February 2, 2007 6:34 PM GMT

Everyone out there knew that the NBA All-Star game and Las Vegas could make for a good time. It has been announced that there will be musical festivities of the highest order at the event.

Crooner Wayne Newton will serenade fans with Viva Las Vegas and a contemporary version of Danke Schoen as players are introduced at the NBA All-Star Game on Feb. 18, the league announced.

Mr. Las Vegas will perform for roughly seven minutes before the game. And it doesn't stop there.

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