Towanda Braxton is an American television personality. She is a singer, an actress, and a dancer. She is also a star in reality television shows. Towanda became popular when together with her sisters appeared on ‘Braxton Family Values.’ She is also a former member of ‘The Braxton’s’ a musical group made up of Braxton sisters. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Towanda Braxton in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Her real name is Towanda Chloe Braxton. Born on September 18, 1973, in Severn, Maryland, U.S.A. She is the fourth child of Rev Michael Braxton Sir and Evelyn Braxton. Towanda was born in a family of 5 girls and one boy. These are; Toni, Trina, Traci, Michael, Tamar and Towanda Braxton.
Her father is a Reverend, Towanda and her siblings would sing in the choir at many churches during her childhood. Despite her exposure to music at an early age, Towanda aspired to be an actress. She has a degree in Musical Educator which she attained from Bowless State University
Towanda Braxton is a mother of two children; Braxton Carter and Brooke Montelus Carter. The kids are from her marriage with ex-husband Andre Carter who is an author. The couple got married in September 2014 but the separated ten years later in 2014. Then in 2017, they got divorced. They, however, agreed to share joint both legal and physical custody to their children.
Apart from singing and being a reality shows star, Towanda has her own company called Secret Squirrels. The company targets those who desire to be professional personal assistants. It provides training certification as well as placements. The star also has non-profitable organizations that assist the less privileged in the society.
Career, awards, and nominations
Towanda together with her sisters ‘The Braxtons’ signed their very first record deal in 1989. They did it with Arista Records. They released their first single in 1990 but did not do well. After that, they released many singles, but they broke up later and went separate ways to pursue solo careers.
Towanda appeared in the reality show ‘ Starting Over’ Season 2, and she performed the song ‘Here I Am.’ She also recorded the solo. She was also in the Emmy- winning reality series ‘Starting Over’ where she stood out. Towanda produced her sister’s TV movie Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart.
Towanda also appeared in the films Misguided Behavior, The Execution of Nigel Harris and The Real Georgia Peaches. She later released ‘Good life’ in 1990. The Braxton Family Values has filmed over 100 episodes to date, and that’s a big achievement for Towanda. Towanda who is also an entrepreneur has her own line of beauty products. Although she has not yet won awards,’ Braxton Family Values ‘ was nominated for Bet Awards in 2011.’Starting Over’ was also nominated for the same award in 2013.
Net Worth and Earnings
The American actress, singer, and TV reality shows personality Towanda Braxton is worth $3 million. Her wealth mainly comes from acting career, music and her participation in the reality shows. She also owns other businesses. This has also significantly contributed to her current net worth. It is also expected to continue rising as she is still active in her careers.
Towanda Braxton has for sure proven to be celebrated in different areas. Her singing career, as well as acting, has brought her much fame over the years. She is also doing well as an entrepreneur. The sky seems to be the limit for the multi-talented Towanda Braxton.