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Tamar Braxton is usually very open with her Tamartian fans — but the singer waited until recently to reveal one of the darkest moments of her life.

On Thursday night’s episode of Braxton Family Values, the singer shared the heartbreaking news that she had suffered a miscarriage, which she told Toni Braxton. Tamar got emotional while opening up about the traumatic experience of losing a pregnancy, all while trying to remain hopeful about trying in vitro fertilization. She revealed, “You know, I didn’t tell nobody because it was very very new. Well, maybe like a week before I went to Atlanta, I found out I was pregnant.”

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TSR STAFF: Debra Oh! @The_Ebony_Issue _____________________________________ Last night, on a brand new episode of "Braxton Family Values," singer Tamar Braxton revealed a secret she had been keeping from her family and friends for some time. _____________________________________ While speaking to her sister, Toni Braxton, Tamar breaks the news about the miscarriage that she suffered through in silence: _____________________________________ Tamar:”You know, I didn’t tell nobody because it was very very new. Well, maybe, like, a week before I went to Atlanta, I found out that I was pregnant.” _____________________________________ Toni: “Congratulations! You’re pregnant!” _____________________________________ Tamar: “No I was.” _____________________________________ Even though Toni understood why her sister kept it a secret she still says she was disappointed. _____________________________________ "I was really disappointed that she didn't tell me, but I understood. Sometimes, it's between a — read more at (link in bio)

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Tamar shared, “Going through IVF is not easy, you know. The mental part, trying to stay calm, trying to stay positive when the stakes are so high and the instant weight gain and body change throws you completely off but then it’s the other side of it, like ‘Oh my gosh, it could be.’”

The singer and mom took to Twitter to thank her fans during the emotional episode:

The remainder of the BFV season will chronicle Tamar and her husband Vincent Herbert’s journey as they struggle to conceive another child. Catch an all new episode of Braxton Family Values next Thursday on We TV.

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