Trina hustles to get ready for her music video shoot. Traci brushes up on her vocals, and sisters throw her a surprise birthday party. The girls worry about Evelyn and stage a diabetes intervention.
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Traci arrives at Trina’s house in Atlanta, excited to be a part of Trina’s first music video. Trina shares the concept of the video and also reveals she’s almost broke. She’s already spent $20,000 and needs it to be perfect.
Over at Evelyn’s house, Tamar, Towanda and Trina plan Traci’s surprise birthday party and talk about mommy’s poor eating habits, which are dangerous because she’s a diabetic. Traci has a training session with family vocal coach Terrence, who starts her off doing calisthenics while singing and is disappointed by Traci’s low endurance. Tamar and Evelyn go out for a snack, and Tamar is horrified at Evelyn’s choice of a big slice of caramel cake. Evelyn gets defensive when Tamar questions her sugar intake.
Trina meets with wardrobe designer Reco and tries on a few sexy outfits for her music video. Trina springs on Reco that Traci will need a last-minute outfit. Reco responds by saying he’ll have to take other things out of the already-tight budget. That night, the whole family shows up for Traci’s surprise birthday party, and her husband bursts out of a giant birthday cake to everyone’s amazement. Traci is genuinely surprised and deeply moved. During Trina’s final choreography session, she reveals to her choreographer Victor how nervous she is for the next day’s music video shoot.
On the other side of town, Traci has her second session with Terrance and is much improved. Then the girls show up unannounced at Evelyn’s house and raid her fridge, where they find tons of bad food that Evelyn claims is for the grandkids. The girls pressure her about her poor diet, and she agrees to see a nutritionist.
The next day Towanda arrives for Trina’s music video and finds out nothing is ready. Trina shows up only to find Reco has switched up her wardrobe at the last second. The shoot is long and grueling but despite Gabe’s meddling and the stress of running behind, Trina shines through and nails her choreography.
Tamar has a big surprise for the sisters, but their reaction shocks her. Trina worries Towanda's new place may mean a big move. Trina seeks a hypnotist to conquer her fear but her sisters interrupt her session.
Toni celebrates her sisters' final performance and has a surprise visitor for them. Toni invites a man to dinner. Tamar insists on coaching mommy for her runway debut. Gabe has a shocking proposal for Trina.
Trina has a candid convo with her ex, Gabe, but it takes a turn for the worse when past infidelities are brought up. Emotions run high at Toni's final show with Trina & Towanda as her background singers.
Toni performs in Brooklyn; dinner disaster. Towanda's partner disappoints her at their dance competition; Tamar critiques Towanda. Toni tells Tamar her plans to change her show that might upset Trina & Towanda.
Tamar opens up about being "fired" from The Real and tells her side of the story. Trina suspects she has a stalker and wants to get a gun, but her sisters object. Miss E's date is crashed by Tamar & Toni.
Trina hires a matchmaker for Mommy in Atlanta. Toni craves new experiences and takes the plunge. Tamar wants the Hollywood Medium, Tyler Henry to connect with angels, but Trina is not on board & tension rises.
Evelyn suffers from a stroke, which turns into an East Coast vs. West Coast sister battle over Mommy! Evelyn's near death experience sparks a new lease on life while Traci faces a health scare of her own.