toni braxton*After taking a short break from music, Toni Braxton is planning a big Fall/Winter 2013 comeback with a new album and tour.

Braxton is currently in the studio finishing up her album with Grammy award winning singer, songwriter and producer Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds. She also just announced summer tour dates. The tour will kick off August 9 in Las Vegas and will travel to New York, Detroit and Miami then close out in Atlanta, GA August 31.

Motown Records with release Braxton’s duet album with Babyface this fall.

“I think I’ve made the right decision to get back involved with songwriting and working with Kenny,” Braxton stated recently.

The duo has a long history of working together in the music industry with Braxton signed to her first solo record deal by Babyface’s LaFace Records. He is also responsible for some of her biggest records like “Breathe Again” and “You’re Makin’ Me.”

Braxton has sold over 60 million records worldwide.

Toni Braxton North American tour dates:

August 9 — Las Vegas, NV — The Pearl—Palms Concert Theatre

August 10 — Coquitlam, BC — Red Robinson Theatre

August 12 — Brooklyn, NY — Martin Luther King, Jr. Summer Concert Series

August 14 — New Brunswick, NJ — State Theatre

August 16 — Rama, ON — Casino Rama Entertainment Centre

August 17 — Detroit, MI — Chene Park – Classic Soul Series

August 18 — Durham, NC — Durham Performing Arts Center

August 21 — Baltimore, MD — Pier Six Pavilion

August 23 — Lincoln, RI — Twin River Casino

August 24 — Atlantic City, NJ — Trump Taj Mahal—Mark G Etess Arena

August 25 — Westbury, NY — Theatre at Westbury

August 28 — St. Petersburg, FL — The Mahaffey Theater

August 29 — Miami, FL — James L. Knight Center

August 31 — Atlanta, GA — Chastain Park Amphitheatre

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