Ashanti Perfroms ‘Never Should Have’ on ‘Marie’ (Video)

And the promo tour begins!

Ashanti’s been flexing her acting chops on the hit show "Army Wives," but now she’s hit the ground running to promote her fifth studio album, Braveheart, by appearing on ABC’s “The Chew” earlier this week to make gourmet s’mores, then heading to The Hallmark Channel's "Marie" show where she performed live for the first time the LP’s first single “Never Should Have.”

Ashanti looked gorgeous and sounded great as she sang every note, every lyric from the heart on the personal ballad. The Written Entertainment CEO and then chopped it with host Marie Osmond about how the music industry is changing to become more artist-independent. Look out for Braveheart on July 30.