Toni Braxton
Toni Braxton
Celebrated Name: Toni Braxton
Real Name/Full Name: Toni Michelle Braxton
Gender: Female
Age: 56 years old
Birth Date: 7 October 1967
Birth Place: Severn, Maryland, U.S.
Nationality: American
Height: 1.562 m
Weight: 58 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Husband/Spouse (Name): Keri Lewis (m. 2001–2013)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Diezel Ky Braxton-Lewis, Denim Cole Braxton Lewis)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Toni Braxton Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Singer, songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, television personality, and philanthropist.
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $16 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Toni Braxton is a popular American singer, songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, television personality, and philanthropist. She is one of the highest-selling female R&B artists in history and has sold over 67 million records worldwide. She has won seven Grammy Awards, American Music Awards, and numerous other accolades. Braxton is also a Georgia Music Hall of Fame inductee.

Maybe you know about Toni Braxton very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Toni Braxton’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Toni Michelle Braxton was born in Severn, Maryland, on October 7, 1967, to Michael Conrad Braxton Sr. and Evelyn Jackson. Her father was a power company worker, and her mother was a former opera singer and cosmetologist.

She is the eldest among her other five siblings. She was raised in a strict religious household along with her brother Michael Jr., and sisters Traci Renee, Towanda Chloe, Trina Evette, and Tamar Estine.

Braxton went to Bowie State University, where she earned a degree in teaching. She was discovered by William E. Pettaway Jr., who heard Braxton singing to herself at the Annapolis service station.

Personal Life

Braxton married singer-musician Keri Lewis in the year 2001. In the same year, she gave birth to their first child, Denim Cole Braxton-Lewis. In 2003, the couple’s second son was born, Diezel Ky Braxton-Lewis, who was diagnosed with autism. As a result, she joined the largest autism advocacy organization of the US; Autism Speaks as their International Spokesperson.

The couple later divorced in July 2013. Then, she dated rapper Birdman, and they also got engaged in February 2018. However, their engagement was called on a few months in 2019.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7 October 1967, Toni Braxton is 56 years old as of today’s date 21st April 2024. Her height is 1.562 m tall, and her weight is 58 kg.

Career

Toni Braxton started her career in the late 1980s when she started performing along with her four sisters as “The Braxtons.” In 1989, they were signed to Arista Records, and the following year, their first single “Good Life” was released. Although the song was not successful, it received the attention of the record producers Antonio “L.A.” Reid and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.

In 1993, Braxton released her self-titled music album “Toni Braxton,” which peaked at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 albums chart. The first single, “Another Sad Love Song,” peaked at number seven and number two on the Billboard Hot 100 and R&B Singles charts, respectively. The second single of the album “Breathe Again” went up to number 2 in both the Hot 100 and R&B singles charts.

Braxton received several awards for her debut album, including 3 Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, and many more. She has also appeared in two Disney Broadway shows, including the role of Belle in Beauty and the Beast. It also marked the first time a black woman would star in a Disney musical on Broadway.

Braxton appeared on the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars along with her partner, Alec Mazo. She was also seen in several television shows such as Roc (1994), Mad TV (2004), Kevin Hill (2005), and Braxton Family Values (2011–present).

Awards & Achievements

Toni Braxton has received several awards in her illustrious career, including the prestigious Grammy Awards seven times, Billboard Music Awards five times, American Music Awards, Echo Awards, NAACP Image Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, and many more.

She was also named the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Artist – Female and Top Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks Artist – Female in the year 2000.

She has also been nominated for several other popular awards such as MTV Europe Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, BRIT Awards, and many more.

Net Worth & Salary of Toni Braxton in 2024

Toni Braxton Net Worth
Toni Braxton Net Worth

As of April 2024, Toni Braxton has an estimated net worth of more than $16 million. She has earned this huge wealth through her successful career as a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and television personality.

She also earns money through various music concerts, tours, and live shows. She also has a signature microphone, which she uses to perform at every show, and it reportedly cost $1 million.

She has appeared in many commercially successful movies such as Kingdom Come (2001), Play’d: A Hip Hop Story (2002), The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2002), Every Day Is Christmas (2018), and many more.

Toni Braxton is one of the most popular R&B superstars in the world. She has sold over  66 million records and 40 million albums in her career. She has been included in the list of 50 Greatest Women in Music by VH1. In 2016,  the city and county officials of Atlanta, Georgia, named June 2 as Toni Braxton Day.

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