Toni Michele Braxton is an American R&B singer-songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, television personality, and philanthropist. Rising to fame in the beginning of the 1990s, Braxton quickly established herself as an R&B icon and became one of the best-selling female artists of the 1990s decade, garnering her honorific titles such as the \"Queen of R&B\" and being recognized as one of the most outstanding voices of this generation.\nHer self-titled debut studio album was released in 1993. It sold over 10 million copies worldwide, spawning such hits as \"Another Sad Love Song\" and \"Breathe Again\" and earning Braxton three Grammy Awards, including Best New Artist. Released in 1996, her second album, Secrets, continued her acclaim and mega success, selling over 15 million copies globally. The album spawned the Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 hits \"You're Makin' Me High\" and \"Un-Break My Heart\", which became her signature song and the second top-selling single of all time by a female artist. Braxton won two Grammy Awards for Secrets. In 2000, her third album, The Heat, was released.