The singer and reality star posted a cryptic message on Instagram Sunday morning before news officially broke of her departure from the daily talk show.
Tamar Braxton will not be returning to The Real.
The singer and TV personality broke the news yesterday along with The Real in a joint statement announcing her departure.
"The Real and Tamar Braxton have mutually decided that Tamar will not be continuing with the show for its upcoming third season. She will be leaving in order to concentrate on her solo career. Everyone associated with The Real appreciates Tamar's efforts and the contributions she has made to the show's success, and we wish her all the best for the future."
Many believe that Braxton's departure has something to do with the cryptic message she posted to Instagram about being "stabbed in the back by someone I stupidly trusted." If there was any drama behind the scenes, then Braxton and The Real are remaining tight-lipped.
Undoubtedly, Tamar's presence on the show will be missed, but we can't wait to see what she'll do next.
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