Toni BraxtonR&B, pop, jazz and gospel singer and the star of a hit reality series Toni Braxton will perform at The Mahaffey Theater for one night only Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Born a preacher’s child, Toni Braxton’s first professional experience was singing in the church choir. She went on to perform with her four sisters, Traci, Trina Towanda and Tamar and signed on with Arista Record. A solo recording career launched her into the spotlight with her work on the soundtrack of Boomerang, the Eddie Murphy film that sold 10 million copies worldwide with the classics “Another Sad Love Song” and “Breathe Again.”
Ms. Braxton won two Grammys® as Best New Artist and Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for “Another Sad Love Song” in 1993 and another Grammy® in the same category the next year for “Breathe Again.” She won a Grammy® for R&B vocal performance for “You’re Making me High” in 1996 and also two Grammys® in Best R&B and Best Pop Female Vocal Performance categories in 1997.
Her signature song, “Unbreak My Heart,” ranks as the second top-selling single of all time by a female artist.
Ms. Braxton has had successful runs on Broadway starring in Beauty and the Beast and Aida, headlined her own Las Vegas Show, Toni Braxton Revealed and currently is enjoying success with her Braxton Family Values reality show on the WE Network. The reality series starring Ms. Braxton and her sisters is ranked as the #1 show among African-American viewers during primetime and #1 among all key women’s demos during primetime among all women’s networks.
Tickets for Toni Braxton are $45.50, $55.50, $69.50, $75.50, $99.50 and can be purchased online, charge by phone 727.893.7832 or in person at The Mahaffey Box Office. Box office hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 90 minutes before any publicly-ticketed event. There are no added charges ever on tickets purchased directly from The Mahaffey Theater.
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