Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, and television superstar Tamar Braxton launches “If I Don’t Have You,” her lead single from the forthcoming album, Calling All Lovers, it was announced today by Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid, Chairman and CEO, Epic Records. The release of “If I Don’t Have You” coincides with the fourth season premiere of WE-tv’s #1 rated reality series, Braxton Family Values (Thursdays @ 9pm).
Calling All Lovers, Tamar’s hotly anticipated third studio album, arrives in stores on July 31st. Immediately following, Tamar kicks off her headlining summer tour, dates and ticket sales information to be announced in the weeks ahead. Also on Tamar’s calendar for 2015—the second season of her #1 rated daily talk show, The Real (Warner Bros. Television), which returns this fall; and taping has begun for the fourth season of Tamar & Vince (WE-tv), her critically-acclaimed, highly-popular reality show with husband and producer, Vince Herbert.
“This is the most creative, fun, and busiest time of my life,” said Tamar, “and I couldn’t be happier. The release of my new single ‘If I Don’t Have You’ along with working closely with Vince and my longtime friend L.A. Reid on my new album, plus a packed television production schedule, an exciting new tour, and raising our two-year-old son Logan—all keeps me going 24/7, just the way I like it!”
Calling All Lovers is the eagerly awaited follow-up to Love And War (September 2013), which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart (the year’s highest debut by a female R&B artist), reached #2 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, hit #1 on the iTunes Top R&B Albums chart, hit 120,000 in first week sales and to date has sold nearly half a million copies. The album’s lead single, “Love and War,” rose to #1 on the Heatseekers chart, and was followed by the Top 10 “The One” and “All the Way Home.” The video for “Love and War” boasts over 25 million YouTube views to date.