Traci Braxton Net worth: An American singer, songwriter and actress, had a net worth in excess of $800,000. Toni Braxton is best known as the sister to R&B singer Toni Braxton. However, she has made a name for herself. Toni Braxton started a solo music career after her appearance on reality TV.
Traci Braxton, 50, died March 12, 2022 after a long battle with esophageal carcinoma.
Traci Braxton Wiki & Early Life
Traci Renee Braxton, born April 2, 1971 in Severn Maryland. Both her parents were deeply involved in religion. Her father was a priest, and her mother was an opera singer and a pastor.
As you can see, Traci Braxton was raised as a strict religious child with her four older sisters and one brother. Traci was introduced to music through her first experience with music at church. She sang in the choir.
Traci Braxton Early Music Career
Traci formed a musical group with her four sisters, The Braxtons. In 1989, they signed a record contract and released “Good Life”, their first single. The single was unsuccessful and The Braxtons were removed from the record label.
The label pointed out that their single was not commercially successful and that it was difficult to market women of different ages.
Toni Braxton was chosen by record producers in 1991 as the one with the greatest potential for a solo career. The label told The Braxtons that they didn’t want to sign a group.
All was not lost. After Toni Braxton’s solo success, the Braxtons were Toni Braxton’s backup singers when she toured the U.S. The record label that had signed Toni ended up signing The Braxtons.
However, they never released any singles or albums. Traci’s music career ended abruptly in 1995.
Although she was reported to have left the music business to become a youth counselor and was a well-known musician, it was clear that she was denied the opportunity to sign a new contract due to her pregnancy.
Traci Braxton TV Career
After a long absence, Traci returned to the public eye with a role as a regular on the reality TV series Braxton Family Valu. The series premiered on We TV in 2011, and quickly became the most-watched show on the network.
Traci Braxton began acting after her first TV appearance. Traci Braxton has been in movies such as Sinners Wanted and All In.