The Soul Train Awards was held in Las Vegas at the Orleans Arena on Saturday and this year the show paid homage to the music of the 90s. Check out the photos from the red carpet, performances, backstage and the after party.
Jennifer Hudson wore a Balmain dress and showed off her short hairdo. Read more
Toni Braxton has officially finalized her divorce from her husband of 12 years, Keri Lewis. The two have been separated since 2009 and remain friends but apparently never bothered with the paperwork. Her rep tells People magazine, “The couple has had an amicable split and will still both be actively involved in raising their two sons, 11-year-old Denim and 10-year-old Diezel.”
Toni discussed the breakup of her marriage in her VH1 Behind the Music special, saying, “I had to figure out a plan for my life that had nothing to do with him,” she said. “I was angry with everybody. I couldn’t believe this was happening to me. I felt that I was a person dealing with a lot of struggles and here comes another one.”
In case you missed it, here is Braxton Family Values season 3 premiere episode. The sisters, minus Tamar, go to Italy for a vacation amidst tension between Tamar and her sisters. Apparently, there is some tension over Tamar’s recent success her being “velcroed” to her husband Vince. Read more
Braxton Family Values returns for season 3 with the sisters, minus Tamar, travelling to Rome. Of course, there will be the usual drama between the siblings, Trina and Gabe and their marriage; Towanda and husband; and Evelyn dealing with a health issue. Toni will turn away from music and look toward expand her acting career. Read more
Toni Braxton, her sisters, mother and sons all attended the premiere of her Lifetime movie, Twist Of Faith. This is Toni’s first starring role and she plays a singer in a gospel choir. Toni tells Access Hollywood she sees similarities in her character Nina and herself. “I sang in the choir. I went to college to be a teacher – she’s a school teacher. [She is everything] I would’ve been had my moment not happened at that gas station that one day.” Read more