Traci Braxton, singer, actress and Braxton Household Values actuality TV star, died Saturday on the age of fifty.
“It’s with the utmost remorse that we inform you of the passing of our sister, Traci. For sure, she was a shiny gentle, an exquisite daughter, a tremendous sister, a loving mom, spouse, grandmother and a revered performer. We’ll miss her dearly,” Braxton’s household mentioned in an announcement Saturday.
“Traci handed this morning because the snow was falling, our angel is now a snowflake.”
Whereas Braxton’s household — which incorporates R&B singers Toni and Tamar Braxton — didn’t reveal reason for loss of life, Traci’s husband Kevin Surratt told Buzzfeed News that she died following a yearlong battle with esophageal most cancers.
Traci first entered the music enterprise alongside her 4 sisters — Toni, Tamar, Towanda and Trina — within the early Nineties with their singing group the Braxtons; the quintet launched their single “Good Life” in 1990, after which Toni launched into her personal hit-making solo profession; when the remaining Braxton sisters lastly did signal a document contract 5 years later, Traci was now not a member of the Braxtons.
After practically 20 years out of the highlight doing social work, Traci rejoined her sisters for the hit actuality present Braxton Household Values in 2011. Her first-ever solo album, Crash & Burn, arrived in 2014, adopted by her second LP On Earth in 2018.
Braxton Household Values ran for seven seasons, concluding in Dec. 2020. “Traci Braxton has been within the lives of TV viewers for years and can all the time be a part of the WE television household,” WE television mentioned in an announcement Saturday. “Gone far too quickly, we have fun her life and reminiscence and ship our heartfelt condolences to your complete Braxton household throughout this troublesome time. Her gentle and spirit dwell on.”