Who Is Toni Braxton and what is her net worth 2018? The seven time Grammy Awards winner and one of the best-selling female artists of the 1990s, Toni Braxton has established her legacy as one of best R&B superstars of all time. The Maryland born singer, songwriter, television personality and an actress is recognised as one of the most virtuoso voices of her generation. Debuting into the public eye in the early 1990s with her eponymous album which sold over 10 million copies worldwide, Toni has continued to release albums to date among them receiving RIAA certification, Gold or Platinum status.
Apart from music, she is also into films, fashion, and television shows. With all this success truly Braxton is one of the most successful female R&B artists of all time and that leaves us with an open question what’s Toni Braxton net worth? Let us take a deeper look at her income and wealth and Let’s find out some more info about Toni Braxton income profile and how did she make a great net worth.
Toni Braxton was born on October 7, 1967, in Severn, Maryland, to parents Michael Conrad Braxton and Evelyn Braxton. She is the eldest of the six siblings, four sisters and one brother. Michael was Methodist clergyman and Evelyn Jackson was a former opera singer and cosmetologist as well as a pastor. The maternal Grandfather was also a pastor. Braxton was brought up in a strict religious household that prohibited her from engaging whatsoever with popular culture.
Toni and her sisters were forced to begin singing with their father at a church although overtime the father eased the household rules allowing their daughters to listen to rock and soul music.at school Toni loved singing and normally she took part in talent shows and upon graduation from high school she planned to be a music teacher. She joined the Bowie State University to obtain a teaching degree but was swayed to leave college by William E. Pettaway, Jr. who overheard her singing to herself with a husky driving voice at a gas station and sing professionally.
Braxton was married by Keri Lewis a musician in 2001 but divorced in 2009 with two kids Denim and Deizel.
In 1980s Toni together with her four sisters decided to start performing as The Braxtons and in 1889 they were signed by Arista Records where they got to release their first singer “The Good Life” in 1990. although it was not that successful it got the attention of L.A. Reid, and Kenneth and it was not long before she was signed with LaFace Records. Her career breakthrough came as a result of being signed by LaFace Records which released her first self-titled album Toni Braxton in 1993 which was a commercial success selling 8 million copies worldwide and being certified 8times in the USA.
From there she has released other albums among them Secrets 1996, The Heat 2000, Snowflakes 2001, More Than a Woman 2000, Libra (2005), Pulse 2010, Love, Marriage & Divorce with Babyface 2014, Love, and Marriage & Divorce Pt. II with Babyface 2017. She has also featured in several films such as My Name Is Love: The Darlene Love Story, Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart among others.
Apart from being inducted into Georgia Music Hall of Fame Toni has won 7 American Music awards, 9 music billboard awards, and 6 Grammies. All through Braxton career of 25 years, she has achieved a commercial success selling over 66 million records, and most her music has been ranked either in the top 10 hits or have certified either gold or platinum.
Net Worth of Toni Braxton
Toni has been in the news headlines owing to her financial problems but despite all that she has been able to recover and today we can comfortably say she is having a net worth of $11 million thanks to her success in music and film. She is reported to be earning approximately $1 million dollars annually from performances and appearances.
Toni Braxton regardless of all her financial problems and her health issues she has stood up to show the young women that they can still make it if they don’t give up. Today she is hailed as one of the greatest powerful women in the world and she will go down in history as a music legend.