Sisters return home from Toni’s tour. Towanda preps for 40th birthday party and clashes with Tamar. Trina works with Gabe on new business, Bar Chix.
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A grateful Towanda returns home to Atlanta from being on tour with Toni and her sisters. Back in Los Angeles, Toni and Traci brainstorm gift ideas for Towanda’s upcoming 40th birthday.
While cooking crabs at Trina’s house, Towanda reveals that she’s splurging on a huge birthday party for herself with a theme inspired by the cult classic film, School Daze.
Later, Trina thanks her soon-to-be ex-husband, Gabe, for watching the boys while she was on tour with Toni. The two then get into a heated discussion about Trina’s new business venture, Bar Chix, and its debut at Towanda’s party. Gabe admits that he doesn’t want to continue working with Trina if he’s not going to get paid… and sexual favors don’t count.
During a meeting to finalize plans for her party, Towanda has a minor freak out — somehow, the party budget has more than doubled in cost. Tamar flies into Atlanta to help with the party planning, and tensions mount between her and Towanda. Later, over drinks with Towanda and Traci, Trina breaches the topic of a bar budget that Towanda wasn’t prepared to pay. This has Towanda questioning the Bar Chix’s involvement in her birthday bash.
Trina and Tamar arrive to rehearsal for Towanda’s big birthday performance, yet Tay-Tay is running late. When Towanda arrives, an argument ensues between her and Tamar, and the sisters are left wondering if they can even pull off a performance in time for the party.
The Braxtons reveal shocking & surprising confessions to Iyanla Vanzant in an attempt to heal the broken sisterhood--including one sister's admission she doesn't like her sisters and another's tearful apology. When pushed too far, Tamar storms off.
After years of broken communication, the Braxtons begin explosive family therapy with Iyanla Vanzant to heal the fractured sisterhood. But when things take an unexpected turn, Iyanla calls them out and it leads to a shocking exit!
Toni is shocked when Trina & Towanda reveal the truth about Traci's role in the strike. Tamar speaks out on family drama; Towanda hatches a plan to heal the sisterhood. Traci returns from the cattle drive & must perform amidst tense sister drama.
Toni faces Traci about the divided sisterhood. Towanda speaks out. Traci escapes family drama at a dude ranch where she is joined by outrageous reality stars. In a crazy turn of events, Flavor Flav and New York reunite to turn the rodeo upside down.
Celebrity friends including Phaedra Parks, Luenell, and Natalie Nunn join Traci for an outrageous wellness retreat. Traci is pressed for Braxton's gossip. A drastic turn of events concerning the sisters changes everything!
Family tension rises; Toni demands an apology. The Braxton sisters shock all by refusing to show to up work. All communication is stopped & production is forced to shut down. The future of Braxton Family Values is in jeopardy.
Tamar & Towanda take over Toni's wedding planning; Traci celebrates her son's baby shower, but her joy is cut short when she receives devastating news about her upcoming tour with her sisters and fears they are to blame.
Toni finally shares she's engaged with the sisters, but it quickly escalates into sibling rivalry over who's planning the wedding. Traci starts to plan her son's baby shower, but fears the worst when her father asks for an invitation for his wife!
The sisters are stunned when an unexpected guest shows up at Mommy's birthday party. Toni invites the girls on the set of her movie & they're shocked by her transformation. Traci reveals the gender of her grandbaby.
Toni shoots her new music video. Traci gets snubbed by Tamar on her movie set & when the sisters find out, they're taken aback. The sisters have bad news for Toni. Trina's pricey new buy. Tamar helps plan Mommy's birthday, but will she show up?
Towanda's decision to take legal action could tear the Braxton Family apart. Toni's shocking announcement. Towanda's ex blasts her on social media.Traci fears son Kevin is not ready to be a dad & puts him in baby bootcamp.
Toni's back in the studio with beau, Birdman. When Miss Evelyn speaks to the press about Tamar's volatile relationship with Vince, Tamar goes into hiding. Trina & Traci's epic party bus to Vegas is a fail when an unexpected visitor arrives.
We simply couldn't wait any longer. With no new #BFV in 2013, we're looking ahead to 2014. Here's a sneak peek at what's to come during the second half of the season. Braxton Family Values returns Thursday, January 9th at 9|8c on WE tv.