By Sandra Rose  | 


Tamar Braxton was rushed to the emergency room late Thursday after reportedly swallowing a handful of prescription pills.

A credible source reached out to to confirm the suicide attempt was not a hoax and the R&B singer will survive her suicide attempt.

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Tamar's ex-husband, Vince Herbert, 47, may file for full custody of their 7-year-old son Logan Vincent Herbert.

The 43-year-old singer was staying with boyfriend David Adefeso at the Ritz Carlton Residences in Los Angeles when the incident occurred.

He called 911, claiming Tamar had been drinking and had taken an unknown amount of prescription pills.

The suicide attempt happened the same day a publicist sent emails to the blogs promoting her new reality show "Tamar Braxton: Get Ya Life!".

A spokesperson for the Braxton Family Values star told The Blast: "Tamar has had a very tough and emotional day - more information will be coming in the next few days. Please pray for her."


Rumors are swirling that Tamar was despondent over contract negotiations with WE Tv for her new reality show. She reportedly had financial difficulties and she and David faced eviction from the Ritz residences over past due rent of $25,000 a month.

Tamar's reality show, "Tamar Braxton: Get Ya Life!" premieres Thursday, July 30 at 10pm only on WE tv.