Toni Braxton has confirmed her engagement to music boss Birdman.
According to E! News, the legendary singer made this announcement in a teaser for the upcoming season of her family’s TV show, Braxton Family Values. “I have an announcement to make. I’m engaged!” she said in the teaser, showing off her diamond.
And this comes months after her sister Tamar Braxton described her as Mrs. Braxton-Williams, stirring rumour that Toni and the record boss are already married.
In January, 50-year-old Toni shot down the marriage rumour during an interview on Good Morning America. And now, she has spoken for the first time about their engagement.
Toni and Birdman started dating in May 2016, and made first made public appearance as a couple at the 2016 BET Awards ceremony in June.
“I think he is a nice man,” Toni’s mother, Evelyn Braxton, said in a radio interview in 2016. “I don’t care what others say about him. He is a nice man. He is full of respect…Ever since I’ve been knowing that man, he’s been phenomenal.”
Toni Braxton was previously married to Keri Lewis, and split up with him after 12 years, in 2013. The exes have two sons together.