After months of tension, Tamar and Towanda go head-to-head while Toni tries to mediate. Toni and Babyface shoot “Hurt You” video. Tamar performs on Arsenio.
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Tamar and Towanda continue to battle it out over who said what on Instagram and Twitter, and what wasn’t said via text. (Guess talking isn’t an option?) The two argue over who is dubbed “the meaner sister,” with Tamar semi-sincerely apologizing, which is greeted with silence from Towanda. Trina, Traci and Towanda later work off stress from the argument during a hike through the Hollywood hills, where they discuss the closeness (or lack thereof) of their sisterhood.
The next day, Traci and Towanda gather at Toni’s house for tea before she shoots the “Hurt You” music video with Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds. Traci announces her excitement over doing a promo appearance in Compton, while Toni stresses the importance of needing a day off with no distractions other than champagne and Gone With The Wind.
Later, at the shoot, Toni walks viewers through the concept of the emotional “Hurt You” music video (directed by Ray Kay), and she painfully breaks a nail while trying to demolish a “paper-thin” wall for the video. Injuries aside, the clip is a success.
On the way to her meet and greet in Compton, Traci admits to Towanda that she had a few drinks beforehand to calm her nerves. Nonetheless, the promo appearance goes off without a hitch, and a confident Traci makes a few new fans (aka Trabirds!)
Later, all five sisters meet for lunch in the hopes of hashing out the Towanda/Tamar drama once and for all. Tamar has just a few minutes to talk over her sisters before jetting off to a performance on The Arsenio Hall Show, leaving the sisters questioning the “spoiled monster” they’ve created.
While performing for Arsenio, Tamar forgets about her problems with her sisters, if only for a moment, while she lives out her dream.
Birdman & Traci's blowup sparks drama at Toni's Grammy dinner. Tamar celebrates a big win on Celebrity Big Brother but issues resurface when Traci goes MIA at her after party. Von drops a bombshell on Ms E.
Toni asks Trina & Towanda to perform with her unexpectedly but Birdman shocks all & surprises Toni on-stage. Tamar's new boo is interrogated by the sisters. The Braxtons are stunned by Tamar's breakdown at Celebrity Big Brother.
Tamar reveals big news. Toni makes headlines with shocking Birdman breakup rumors. Tamar & Traci meet face-to-face for the first time since their tour drama. A devastating tragedy strikes the sisterhood.
Toni consoles Trina after news of Gabe's illness and Trina is shocked by Toni's confession about Birdman. Traci joins Tamar's tour & they try to put their past differences aside but a backstage fight erupts & threatens the sisters' new bond.
Tamar embarks on a secret spy mission to uncover her sisters' secrets. After mounting tension, Traci & Tamar team up to plan Trina's birthday. A family celebration takes a shocking turn when devastating news rocks the sisterhood.
Tamar's celebratory dinner is interrupted when Toni reveals the truth about why she stormed out. Tamar reveals her mystery man. Toni is crowned a Lady. Trina meets Von's mom but is grilled about her past.
After an emotional family healing retreat, the Braxtons work to repair their fractured sisterhood. Tamar presses Toni for answers about Birdman. Tamar finds new love and is on the road with Snoop. The sisters reunite, but Toni storms out.
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.