Xscape, Jagged Edge, Da Brat, TLC, Anthony Hamilton And More To Perform At So So Def Festival In October

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To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of So So Def, Grammy® Award-winning producer, songwriter, hip-hop artist, author, and DJ Jermaine Dupri, announced his upcoming So So Def Festival, a celebration of hip-hop and R&B music. The multi-day festival will feature performances from well-renowned artists, including Xscape, Jagged Edge, Anthony Hamilton, Da Brat, TLC, Dem Franchize Boyz, and Youngbloodz. Visit for more information The […]

TLC Tour Dates Rescheduled Due to T-Boz Suffering Allergic Reaction

TLC Tour Dates Rescheduled Due to T-Boz Suffering Allergic Reaction

TLC’s CrazySexyCool tour was set to hit Texas this past weekend. Unfortunately, the dates were rescheduled after T-Boz suffered an allergic reaction. Visit for more information TLC and the supporting Bone Thugs-n-Harmony were set for Oct. 2 and 4 in Houston, Texas, but smoke put a halt to their appearances. TLC has rescheduled the […]

A&E to Air Documentary About TLC in 2021

AE to Air Documentary About TLC in 2021

A&E is giving TLC the documentary treatment next year. Visit for more information The two-hour special will feature interviews from Chili and T-Boz and will chronicle their journey as the best-selling girl group from the ’90s and on. Biography: TLC will be directed by Matt Kay, and executive-produced by Roger Ross Williams (The Apollo) and […]

[WATCH] T-Boz Says Industry Turned Their Back On TLC, Mentions L.A. Reid, Drake, T.I. and Others

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In an exclusive interview with Hollywood Unlocked, one-third of the legendary R&B trio TLC, Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, tells how the music industry completely shunned her and Chilli following the untimely death of TLC frontwoman Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes in 2002. Visit for more information “Honestly, when Lisa died, the whole industry turned on us. […]

TLC’s T-Boz is Open to Battling Xscape or SWV


Girl groups were prominent in the late ’90s and early ’00s. TLC, Xscape, and SWV all made groundbreaking contributions to the game that served as the soundtracks of our childhoods. Visit for more information In light of the Verzuz battle that celebrates the music of iconic artists and songwriters, a fan wrote “We NEEED […]

The ‘Lovers & Friends’ Festival Line-Up is So Lit People Think It’s Fake

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Goldenvoice announced the line up for their inaugural Lovers & Friends Festival, and it seems too good to be true. Visit for more information The line-up combines our favorite throwback Hip Hop/R&B artists combined with emerging talent including Ms. Lauryn Hill, Ludacris, TLC, Lil’ Jon, Usher, Saweetie, SZA, Megan Thee Stallion and more. Presale […]

Happy Birthday to Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes!

Happy Birthday to Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes!

Lisa Nicole Lopes, often referred to as her stage name Left Eye, left an imprint on the world through her music and free-spirit. She was born on this day [May 27] in 1971. Visit for more information Her life was cut short on April 25, 2002 when she died from a fatal car accident […]

Fox’s ‘Beat Shazam’ to Return for a Third Season

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Season 3 of Fox’s hit music game show Beat Shazam, featuring Jamie Foxx and Corrine Foxx, makes its return on Monday, May 20. Grammy-, Golden Globe- and Academy Award-winning actor and musician Jamie Foxx returns as host and executive producer. Visit for more information Executive-produced by Mark Burnett and Jeff Apploff, BEAT SHAZAM is […]

Nelly, TLC and Flo Rida Set for Nationwide Summer Tour

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The B2K Millenium Tour is taking off around the country, Baby Phat and FUBU are getting ready for a relaunch and all signs are pointing to a return to the 2000s. The latest big of nostalgia to hit the country comes from St. Louis rap icon Nelly who will be going on tour with TLC […]

Offset’s Mama Reveals He Was a Backup Dancer for Whitney Houston and TLC


Born Kiari Kendrell Cephus, Offset was literally made for entertainment and was apparently destined for some type of victory in it. In a recent story with the New York Times, the crowd-pleasing Migos artist’s mother, Latabia revealed that at one point of her now famed son’s journey, he was a professional back up dancer and […]

L.A. Reid, Hitco Team & Pilgrim Media Group Link to Change the Face of Music TV

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L.A. Reid and Charles Goldstuck of Hitco Entertainment are partnering with Craig Piligian of Pilgrim Media Group to develop and produce a music-focused television business that will be distributed across multiple platforms. As apart of their vision, the two companies already have two production projects in the works. One of the projects is an untitled […]

Pebbles Reid and Viacom Settle Over TLC Biopic Defamation Suit

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Fans raved about TLC’s biopic CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story when it broadcasted on VH1 in 2013. The motion picture proceeded to be the network’s most astounding appraised film of that year. In this way, it appeared as though everybody was happy except for Perri “Pebbles” Reid. Following the film’s airing, Reid filed a $40 million […]

Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes 10 Greatest Style Moments

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We never forget our fallen hip-hop legends here at The Source, and we definitely couldn’t forget Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes — that spunky rap voice you know and love from the platinum hits of R&B supergroup TLC. Visit for more information From claiming the “crazy” side on CrazySexyCool (1994) to redefining what a “pop-rap” […]

Boyz II Men, TLC And Blackstreet Unite For International Tour

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Three of the R&B’s biggest acts from the 1990’s, Boyz II Men, TLC and Blackstreet, have united to travel to a land down under for a major New Zealand and Australian tour. These successful acts continue to heat up the stage across the world and remain staples as music icons. Why wouldn’t they be, these artists […]

20 Hip-Hop Inspired Christmas Songs

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Christmas is today, and if you’re in the spirit, there might be holiday-themed music on your playlist. If you’re a Hip Hop fan, “Silent Night” or “Deck the Halls” might not be ideal tunes to get the house gathering lit. You might prefer listening to Master P and C Murda tell tales of “Christmas in […]

TLC’s Classic Album CrazySexyCool Turns 23

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Words by Jasmine Johnson Visit for more information TLC has released their second album, CrazySexyCool, 23 years ago today. The 1994 diamond-selling album afforded the trio the creative space to act out the images that the industry often perceived about their respective personalities: Left Eye was the “crazy one”, Chilli was the “sexy one” […]

Reggie Hudlin Proves Why Thurgood Marshall Is Hip-Hop


When we heard that Reggie Hudlin was directing a movie about Thurgood Marshall, starring the new Black Panther Chad Boseman, we did the happy dance: Shmoney Dance. Nae Nae. Hit Them Folks. We did them all. Visit for more information Hudlin is as Hip-Hop as it gets in Hollywood. Since the 90s, he and […]

TLC Inks Deal With ICM Partners

TLC Inks Deal With ICM Partners

TLC has signed with ICM Partners. Visit for more information The Grammy-winning R&B group is managed by Bill Diggins of Diggit Entertainment. The group originally debuted in 1992 as a trio before the untimely death of founder/rapper Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes. Their first studio album Ooooooohhh… On the TLC Tip went on to sell four million copies, and […]