Became known as a member of the R&B girl group The Braxtons, with her sisters Toni, Towanda, Trina, and Tamar. In 2011 the group posed for the swimsuit issue of Vibe magazine.
She and her sisters dropped their first single, Good Life, in 1990, but it failed to gain traction with the public.
She hosted The Traci Braxton Show on BLIS.
Her parents are Rev. Michael Braxton Sr. and Evelyn Braxton. She and her four sisters became the stars on Braxton Family Values beginning in 2011 on WE tv. She married Kevin Surratt and the two have a son together named Kevin Jr.