Tamar Braxton Net Worth
Tamar Braxton net worth: Tamar Braxton is an American singer, actress, and reality television star who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. She is the younger sister of superstar singer Toni Braxton. Tamar Braxton began her career in 1990 as a founding member of The Braxtons, an R&B singing group formed with her sisters. The Braxtons released their debut album, So Many Ways, as a trio in 1996, and disbanded shortly afterward.
Early Life: Tamar Estine Braxton was born to Michael and Evelyn Braxton in Severn, Maryland on March 17, 1977. The youngest of the Braxtons' six children, Tamar began singing as a toddler. The youngest child in a musical family, she grew up singing songs for church with her older sisters. The Braxton children would eventually enter in their church choir, where their father Michael Braxton was a pastor. Sisters Toni, Traci, Towanda, Trina, and Tamar Braxton signed their first record deal with Arista Records in 1989. In 1990, they released their first single, "Good Life," which was unsuccessful only peaking at No. 79 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles chart. At the time of the single's release, the members' age differences created a problem with marketing. Subsequently, The Braxtons were dropped from Arista Records.
In 1991, a producer heard Toni Braxton, Tamar's older sister, singing at a gas station one day, and the girls were subsequently introduced to super producers and star-makers L.A. Reid and "Babyface" Edmonds. Though the group was not signed, Toni was, and her sisters were hired as backup singers. Tamar and the other sisters released one album in 1996. Then Tamar embarked on a solo career and released her first solo album in the fall of 2000. The album was not successful, and her label, Dreamworks, dropped her. She continued to sing backup on her sister's albums and to perform with her live. In 2010, she signed with Universal Records, and also began appearing on the television show, "Tiny and Toya."
Beginning in April of 2011, she appeared with her family on the reality show, "Braxton Family Values". Tamar is married to record executive Vincent Herbert, they welcomed their first child in June 2013 and began starring in their very own spinoff called "Tamar & Vincent" on WE TV in 2012.
Braxton launched a ready-to-wear clothing and shoe line, Tamar Collection, in November 2014.
Braxton competed on the reality television series Dancing With the Stars in 2015 and was paired with the then reigning champion, Valentin Chmerkovskiy. On November 11, Braxton revealed that she would have to withdraw from the competition due to health problems. Braxton and Chmerkovskiy finished in fifth place overall.
Her second studio album Love and War was released in 2013 and reached #1 on the U.S. R&B chart and #2 on the Billboard 200 chart. Braxton released the album Winter Loversland in 2013 and her album Calling All Lovers was released in 2015 and reached #2 on the US R&B chart and #5 on the Billboard 200. She also found success with her 2017 album Bluebird of Happiness. Braxton's most popular singles include "Love and War," "The One," "All The Way Home," and more.
Tamar appeared as a contestant in the second season of the American reality television series Celebrity Big Brother. The show premiered on CBS on January 21, 2019, and concluded on February 13, 2019. She made Big Brother history as she became the second unanimous winner with a vote of 9-0. Braxton's win made history becoming the first African American to ever win a season of Big Brother in the United States. In Big Brother tradition, Tamar appeared on the American television soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful, portraying a character named Chef Chambre. The episode aired on Friday, March 29, 2019.
In 2020, Tamar is back on TV with VH1's To Catch a Beautician, a new beauty series in which she and celebrity hairstylist Johnny Wright help everyday people who have been wronged by their stylists by giving those stylists a second chance to make it right. She is the host and de facto therapist on the series.
Personal Life: In 2001, Braxton was married to her first husband, music producer Darrell "Delite" Allamby. He was a songwriter and producer who worked with his frequent songwriting partner Lincoln "Link" Browder, as well as Silk, Busta Rhymes and Gerald Levert. The two met while Allamby worked on her 2000 debut album's tracks "Money Can't Buy Me Love" and "Once Again." The couple divorced in 2003 after two years of marriage.
In 2003, Tamar began dating Vincent Herbert, a record executive whom she met through her sister, Toni. The couple married on November 27, 2008. On March 13, 2013, on Good Morning America, she announced they were expecting their first child. Braxton gave birth to a baby boy named Logan Vincent Herbert in 2013. In October 2017, Braxton filed for divorce from Herbert, citing irreconcilable differences and seeking joint custody of their son. Their divorce was finalized in July 2019. The former couple remains friends committed to co-parenting their son.
On an episode of The Real, Braxton revealed that she suffered from the skin condition vitiligo.
On November 10, 2015, Braxton discovered that she had several pulmonary emboli in her lungs. The illness forced her to withdraw from Dancing with the Stars.
As of this writing, Braxton is dating financial advisor David Adefeso. The couple is sheltering at home together with Braxton's son Logan with ex-husband Vincent Herbert.
Tamar Braxton Net Worth from Real Estate: In April 2013, Tamar and Vincent spent $10.5 million to buy a large mansion in Calabasas, California. The 15,016 square foot mansion has seven bedrooms, nine full bathrooms, and two half bathrooms and is located in a gated community called the Mountain View Estates. They attempted to sell the house in 2017 for $15.995 million. The price was reduced to $15 million, then $13.95 million, and eventually for $9.25 million. That represented a $1.25 million loss for Braxton who narrowly avoided foreclosure on the property amid ongoing financial and relationship problems. There had been several public notices of mortgage default on the property. At one point they were at least $250,000 behind on the mortgage. They also reportedly had several cars and other assets repossessed.
|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Mar 17, 1977 (43 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 2 in (1.58 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Singer-songwriter, Dancer, Presenter, Television presenter|
|Nationality:||United States of America|