Music Birthday: Tamar Braxton

🔊🥳Today, March 17, 1977, Tamar Estine Braxton was born in Severn, Maryland. In 2015, Tamar sampled Rufus & Chaka Khan’s ‘I’m Dancing for Your Love’ in her song ‘Never.’ The latter comes from Braxton’s fourth studio album “Call All Lovers,” which reached the top 10 on the US Billboard 200. The song ‘Never’ was co-writtenContinue reading “Music Birthday: Tamar Braxton”

Music Birthday: Vincent Herbert

🔊🎉Today, January 27, 1973, Vincent Herbert was born in Newark, New Jersey. 20 years before serving as executive producer of Tamar Braxton’s sophomore studio album, “Love and War,” Herbert produced ‘How Many Ways’ for Toni Braxton’s eponymous debut solo studio album. Herbert used a sample of ‘God Make Me Funny,’ by The Headhunters & PointerContinue reading “Music Birthday: Vincent Herbert”

Music Birthday: Toni Braxton

🔊🎉Today, October 7, 1967, Toni Michelle Braxton was born in Severn, Maryland. Her hit single, ‘Un-Break My Heart,’ has been covered more than 20 times. Artists who’ve homaged ‘Un-Break My Heart’ are Marion Meadows, Jong On, Weezer, Pam Hall, Alexander O’Neal, Kris Lawrence, Phil Perry, and more. At the 39th Annual Grammy Awards, song won forContinue reading “Music Birthday: Toni Braxton”