Seven-time GRAMMY Award winner Toni Braxton releases her new single, entitled Deadwood,via Def Jam/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Co-written by Braxton, Fred Ball, Royce Doherty and Kwame Ogoo, the song was recorded at Fred’s Shed, Abbey Road and by Steve Fitzmaurice at Eastcoate Studios. Fred Ball produced the single and Braxton and Paul Boutin co-produced the vocals. It . With a video directed by Bille Woodruff in Los Angeles, Deadwood is the first music to be released from Braxton’s forthcoming album, Sex and Cigarettes, which is scheduled for an early 2018 release.
Also scheduled for early next year, Braxton will star in the upcoming Lifetime movie Faith Under Fire as Antoinette Tuff, a struggling single mom from Georgia who heroically prevented a tragedy, potentially saving hundreds of lives, when she convinced a deranged gunman who stormed an elementary school to surrender. The picture is based on the book “Prepared for a Purpose: An Inspiring True Story of Faith, Courage and Compassion in Crisis” by Tuff and Alex Tresniowski.