American singer Traci Braxton died on March 12 after a private battle with illness. She was the sister of Toni and Tamar Braxton. Kevin Surratt, the 50-year-old woman’s husband, released a statement confirming her death, stating that they have come to a moment when they must notify the world after a year of discreetly enduring various treatments for esophageal cancer, their beloved Traci Braxton has gone on to glory.
Toni also shared an Instagram picture confirming the news. She praised Traci for being a beautiful daughter, an excellent sister, a loving mother, wife, grandma, and a respected performer while posting a black and white photo of the Braxton sisters. A spokesman for the artist told People magazine that the diva died peacefully in the company of her loved ones. The couple Surratt and Traci Braxton had a kid together.
What are the ages of Traci Braxton’s older and younger sisters?
Traci is the third of six children; she was raised by her brother Michael Jr. and her sisters, Toni, Towanda, Trina, and Tamar, all of whom had a love of singing from an early age. Sisters Toni and Rozonda Braxton formed a band in the ’80s and had some success with their track ‘Good Life,’ but Rozonda eventually went solo. The rest ended up as backing vocalists on her first U.S. tour and featured players in her song Seven Whole Days. At 54 years old, Toni Braxton is the oldest of the sisters. Next in line came Traci, at 50; Towanda, 48; Trina, 47; and Tamar, 44.
Toni attended Bowie State University for a while before being contacted by producer Bill Pettaway Jr. at a gas station. Toni and her four sisters formed a musical group called The Braxtons in the ’80s. Her 1993 self-titled first album as a solo artist debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. The 54-year-old has won seven Grammy Awards and published ten studio albums.
Toni’s younger sister Traci Braxton, who passed away in 2014, had just released her first solo album. She and her siblings made an appearance on Braxton Family Values in 2011. The Traci Braxton Show debuted on BLIS.FM radio two years later.
One of the famous Braxton sisters, Trina, debuted with her solo debut in March 2012 with the single Party or Go Home. Trina also works as a co-host on Sister Circle’s conversation programme with Quad Webb-Lunceford, Syleena Johnson, and Rashan Ali.
48-year-old Towanda Braxton’s prominent family first settled in the Maryland town of Severn. Towanda has acted in and produced many films, such as Misguided Behavior (2017), Merry Wish-Mas (2018), and Envision (2019). (2021).
The youngest of the group, Tamar, made her solo debut in 2000. Tamar presented the daytime chat programme The Real from 2013 and 2016. Tamar won the second season of Celebrity Big Brother in 2019. From 2008 until this year, she was married to composer Vincent Herbert. Traci’s website says she spent most of her adult life helping disabled children and women and children with health and social concerns.