Superstar singer Toni Braxton tells why she filed for bankruptcy

March 1998
Jet;03/23/98, Vol. 93 Issue 17, p58
Highlights comments made by singer Toni Braxton on `The Oprah Winfrey Show' pertaining to her bankruptcy. Details of her suit against Laface Records and Arista Records on the grounds of a substandard contract.


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