Toni revealed the news in a promo for her reality show “Braxton Family Values.” In the video, she shows off her ring, telling her famous family, “I have an announcement to make. ” Braxton was spotted wearing the ring over the past few weeks, but had not confirmed the news until now.
Last fall, false reports were circulating that the two were already married, but Toni shut down the claims.
Toni Braxton and Birdman just took their relationship to another level... Rumors have been swirling around the 50-year-old singer and the 49-year-old rapper for a few weeks, as Toni has been spotted wearing a ring on ."I have an announcement to make," she teased her family before yelling, "I'm engaged! Ever since I've been knowing that man, he's been phenomenal."Meanwhile, Birdman and Toni first started dating in May 2016, making their first public appearance as a couple at the 2016 BET Awards in June of that year.
"She showed off a massive diamond, while her family smiled and laughed in response, seemingly approving of Toni's soon-to-be marriage to Birdman. The couple first met in 2002 while working on "Baby You Can Do It" together.
“I told him I couldn’t lift them in the car, so he sent me these just to make me smile and the big arrangement’s at the house.”According to Braxton, she and Birdman -- whom she’s been dating since last year -- “have decided to take a shot at the romance and we’re dating lightly.” She admits they haven’t gone out on a proper date since her tour began due to their busy schedules.“Luckily for me, he likes to do things that he cares about me, like sending flowers. “He’s an undercover gentleman and he makes me feel adored.” When Braxton’s manager asks if she’d ever consider relocating to Miami, Florida, where Birdman calls home base, she wasn’t 100 percent sure.
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The pair made their red-carpet debut back in June 2016, and naturally, rumors began to swirl that the iconic singer and label head were officially an item.
Braxton's sister Tamar Braxton only added fuel to the flame by confirming the rumored romance despite Toni remaining mum on the subject altogether.
Below, takes a look at the timeline of Birdman and Toni Braxton's romance.
“Toni is dating,” Braxton’s spokesperson said, adding that the seven-time Grammy winner “has a new single called ‘Deadwood’ from her forthcoming album Sex & Cigarettes.
It will be released in early 2018.” Braxton and the Cash Money Records cofounder, 48, became acquainted 14 years ago after collaborating on the 1992 track “Baby You Can Do It.” The pair made their romance official at the BET Awards in June 2016.
Braxton’s mother, Evelyn, called Birdman “a nice man” in a radio interview last summer.