|Birth Date||March 17, 1977|
|Known For||R&B singer, host & reality television star|
|Highest Score||30 (Freestyle & Jazz)|
|Lowest Score||22 (Contemporary)|
Retrieved from abc.com
Tamar Braxton is a Grammy-nominated singer, host of The Real, and reality television personality. A veteran performer who began singing backup vocals for her older sister Toni at age 12, Tamar Braxton was also a founding member of R&B group The Braxtons with Toni and their siblings Traci, Towanda and Trina. She is married to music executive Vince Herbert, the couple welcomed their first child, a baby boy, in June 2013.
Tamar executive produces and stars in the WE TV reality hit Braxton Family Values, currently in its 4th season. Originally created and spearheaded by Tamar and sisters, the show soared as the cable network’s highest-rated television show. She is also co-host and producer of FOX-TV’s The Real, now going into its 2nd season. Tamar reveals, "The Real is one of the best things to ever happen to me. I get to chat with a group of women and its feels like happy hour in the middle of the day."
Tamar’s third studio LP Calling All Lovers is due September 11th on Epic/Streamline Records.
Dancing with the Stars 21Edit
|Week #||Dance/Song||Judges' score||Result|
|1||Quickstep / "Do Your Thing"||8||7||8||No Elimination|
|2||Cha-Cha-Cha / "We Are Family"|
Charleston / "Living in New York City"
|3||Tango / "A Beautiful Mine"||8||91/8||8||Safe|
|4||Rumba / "King"||9||9||9||Safe|
|52||Samba / "End of Time"||7||7/83||7||No Elimination|
|6||Jazz / "Rhythm Nation"||10||10/104||10||Safe|
|7||Foxtrot / "People are Strange"|
Team Freestyle / "This Is Halloween"
|Last to be called safe|
|8|| Paso Doble / "Born This Way"|
Cha-Cha-Cha Dance-Off / "Fun"
|9||Contemporary5/ "Wicked Game"|
Team-Up Dance (Rumba) / "Hey Jude"
(Withdrew the next day)
1Score given by guest judge Alfonso Ribeiro.
3Score given by guest judge Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
4Score given by guest judge Olivia Newton-John.
5Braxton and Chmerkovskiy's scores for this dance were based on dress rehearsal footage, due to Braxton being in the emergency room and not arriving at the show in time to perform it.
- Her older sister, Toni Braxton, competed on season 7, finishing in eighth place.
- Tamar and partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy were forced to withdraw from the competition after discovering that Tamar had several pulmonary embolisms in her lungs.