Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas sit down with VH1 to talk about the group’s biggest hit, “Waterfalls,” which spent seven weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100. As powerful as the song was, it was made iconic by its accompaning music video, which the girls say almost didn’t happen.
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Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas talk to VH1 Music about “Creep.” The song became the group’s first number one single on the Billboard Hot 100 where it remained for four weeks, winning the girls their first Grammy award.
Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas talk to VH1 Music about “Baby-Baby-Baby,” the biggest hit from their debut album, Ooooooohhh… On the TLC Tip.
TLC‘s twenty year career is one that spans across MTV’s entire video area. From the very beginnings (“Ain’t 2 Proud 2 Beg”) when the network just found its footing and become the go-to network as a way to discover new music to the height of music videos (“Waterfalls”) when budgets went through the rough as did the special effects and scale and finally, to a time (“No Scrubs”) when T.R.L. controlled what was hot and what was not. These are TLC’s five best videos brought to you in GIF form.
Welcome back to TLC Week as VH1 celebrates the group’s 20th anniversary ahead of the premiere of CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story. Over the past few days, we have been looking back on all our favorite moments from TLC‘s career.
Earlier this week, we sat with Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas and Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins to find out what the two singers actually remembered about their career.
On Tuesday, TLC released a new greatest hits compilation celebrating the 20th anniversary of the group. In those years, T-Boz, Left Eye and Chilli have given fans a number of ’90s classics from “Ain’t 2 Proud 2 Beg” to “Creep” and “No Scrubs” to “Waterfalls.” Each song represents a signature moment in TLC’s career and in fans’ lives. Now it’s time for you to vote on your favorite song! Read more…
As we continue to enjoy TLC Week here at VH1, we can help but get sucked by into the ’90s, when R&B was at its finest. From the early years of new jack swing to the house style that took over in the mid ’90s, the undercurrent of neo soul and the futuristic pop sounds that closed out the decade. But most importantly, ’90s R&B was the decade of the girl group. TLC was one of several groups that blew up nearly 20 years ago, helping to shape the music of our childhood. Everyone one from 702 to Brownstone and Jade to Xscape gave us something to remember.
VH1 is kicking off TLC week with a guide to the group’s lives and musical career. The second best selling female group of all time (only behind the Spice Girls) sold over 23 million albums and 6.5 million singles in the United States alone. Without Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas and Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, fans would not have “Waterfalls,” “No Scrubs” or “Baby-Baby-Baby,” all of which served as the soundtrack to the ’90s. Read more…
Being a part of Miley Cyrus‘ world sounds like a dream come true for most. But it’s not always cracked up to be when you become the center of attention just for being the singer’s most famous muscle: her tongue. VH1.com has the exclusive account of Miley’s tongue’s journey from obscurity to fame and the controversy that comes with it. It’s been one crazy summer for her tongue.
St. Lucia has been heating up the summer with appearances at Governors Music Ball and Lollapalooza. Now, the singer’s highly anticipated first album. When The Night, is finally here. With that in mind, we wanted to help you get to know the singer a little bit better.