Although we didn’t get that album or single last year as promised, she’s excused. She gave fans an event, instead.
We 90s R&B fans were treated to, while many Tweeted through the sultry-voiced songbird Toni Braxton’s Lifetime biopic: Unbreak My Heart.
According to Variety.com, the made for television biopic’s debut reeled in an impressive 3.6 million viewers this past Saturday night and holds the top spot as Lifetime’s #1 original movie since January 2015.
Saturday’s world premiere of the Lifetime Original Movie Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart sang to 3.6 million Total Viewers, according to Nielsen Fast Cable Ratings.
Starring newcomer Lex Scott Davis as the seven-time Grammy® Award-winning R&B icon, the film also averaged 1.8 million Adults 25-54, 1.7 million Adults 18-49, 1.4 million Women 25-54 and 1.3 million Women 18-49 in its 8:00pm time period.
Moreover, Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart became cable’s number one original movie with Adults 25-54, Women 25-54 and Women 18-49 in a year since the January 2015 premiere of the Lifetime Original Movie Whitney, as well as the best among ad-supported cable with Adults 18-49 since Whitney.
Based off the singer’s memoir, Braxton, 48, served as executive producer of the film alongside her partner in song: super singer-songwriter Babyface.
Following the movie’s premiere, Beyond the Headlines: Toni Braxton drew in 2.8. million viewers which included exclusive interviews with Braxton and her family, her music family Babyface and L.A Reid, David Foster, and Unbreak My Heart’s hit maker: songwriter Diane Warren.
I could be here forever listing my favorite Toni Braxton, Babyface and Toni Braxton + Babyface songs but instead, I’ll sit 3 of my top favorite Toni Braxton’s/and 1 of my favorite Toni Braxton+Babyface song’s right here for you to rock with me.
This lil’ song gets it!