Let it be known, Ms Perry is no scrub (and neither is Bette Midler!)
Just three days after launching their Kickstarter campaign, TLC have not only raised enough money to record their fifth and final album, they’ve exceeded their goal. The group have so far raised over $210,000 in just three days, beating their target of $150,000 in 30 days.
TLC have raised more than enough to record their fifth and final album
The amazing total is thanks in part to some of the band’s famous fans including singer Katy Perry, who, according to TMZ, has donated $5,000 to the campaign. That $5,000 pledge gets Perry a slumber party with the girls where she can “put on her jammies, order some late night snacks and have some #TLCPillowTalk".
New Kids On The Block and TLC - Shots of American boy band New Kids on the Block as they attended a press conference at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, United States - Wednesday 21st January 2015
The triple threat of hit makers will play in over 30 cities across North America this summer.
Love New Kids On The Block? Been ‘Hangin’ Tough’ since the last time you saw the boys on stage? Well the wait is nearly over, as the 90s boyband (now manband) have just announced a 43 date US tour, kicking off this May, where they’ll be bringing along two very special guests.
The New Kids On The Block are hitting the road
TLC and Nelly will be joining the boys on 'The Main Event' tour, which kicks off May 1st at Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Events Center. Tickets for the tour go on sale January 31st, with an American Express presale beginning this Friday.
Continue reading: New Kids On The Block Announce 'The Main Event' Tour With TLC and Nelly
TLC are set to make a fifth and final album, 13 years after the death of Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes.
TLC, the classic hip-hop group who spawned a string of hits in the 1990s, plan to record a fifth and final album, 13 years after Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes died shortly after the release of the last LP, 3D.
Chilli [L] and T-Boz [R] are to make a fifth and final album under the TLC banner
T-Boz and Chilli are hoping to fund the album through Kickstarter, allowing them to have "complete creative control" over it.
Continue reading: TLC To Record Fifth and Final Album, With Help from Kickstarter
The two remaining members of the R&B group want full control over their final album, therefore they have reached out to fans to help fund the project.
The remaining members of TLC, T-Boz and Chilli, want full control over their final album, and instead of looking to a major record label for financial aid for the producing and promotion of the record, the R&B duo are appealing to their fans via a Kickstarter campaign.
T-Boz and Chilli have asked fans to help fudn their final album
On their Kickstarter homepage, T-Boz and Chilli ask for any donations to fund their next project, noting it is important their fans contribute to the group's final album.
Continue reading: TLC Create Kickstarter Campaign To Help Fund Their Final Album
TLC have criticised Rihanna for appearing in a see through dress at the CFDA awards on Monday (2nd June).
Rihanna's dress has certainly prompted discussion.
The 26-year-old appeared wearing a lilac coloured, embellished dress which left very little to the imagination. The dress was see-through ensuring everyone (including the awaiting paparazzi) got a good look at Rihanna's backside and breasts. Her little modestly was protected by a tiny pair of knickers and a small fur stole.
Wayne Brady and TLC's Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas were linked together last week, but the singer said there is absolutely nothing to the dating rumors.
It looks like the romance between Wayne Brady and Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas of TLC is over before it even began. A source reportedly told People the singer and comedian were an item after being spotted in Las Vegas over the weekend.
Wayne Brady arrives at the 2013 Apollo Theatre Spring Gala
"They've been down this road before, but now the timing is right," the source had told the magazine. "They've been friends for a long time, but the romance is a new thing."
Continue reading: TLC's Chilli Denies That She is Dating Wayne Brady
The biopic isn't perfect, but it does have a few things going for it.
The VH1 biopic about 90s girl group TLC aired today and so far, the reviews aren’t the best. It’s great to take a trip down memory lane and of course, everyone 90s kids still have love for T-Boz, Left Eye and Chilli, but if you need your fix, the reviews say you should just stick to music videos.
Chilli and T-Boz soldier on in the music industry.
"CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story" stars Keke Palmer, Lil' Mama and Drew Sidora as Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas, Left Eye and T-Boz, respectively. According to Slate’s Willa Paskin, the three aren’t necessarily bad as TLC, but the biopic overall is erratic – “themes are picked up and tossed aside and haphazardly picked up again.”
Continue reading: Crazy, Sexy, Cool: How Accurate Is VH1's New TLC Biopic
The girls' infamous antics that happened behind the scenes of their success are laid bare in the new show
TLC were one of the biggest girl groups of their generation, not to mention one of the wildest and devil may care girl groups to take the pop world by storm. Their time together was often tumulus and eventually ended in tragedy with the passing of prominent band member Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes. A new VH1 docu-drama lifts the lid on their time together and what it was like to be the biggest group in the world.
Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins (L) and Rozanda 'Chilli' Thomas (R) arrive at the Wendy Williams Show earlier this month
CrazySexyCool will air on Monday, 21 October on VH1 and will chronicle TLC's success and the crazy ride they went on to reach the top, leaving few stones unturned as it explores the outrageous life of one of the 90's defining acts. Their story includes countless fall outs, battles with label executives, the media and the bottle, and numerous other misadventures that are too outrageous to be written. The docu-drama will no doubt shock even the biggest TLC fan, unaware of exactly how crazy the R&B group were.
TLC are back! The R&B group are rejuvenated with their new album '20' and an upcoming VH1 biopic titled, 'Crazy, Sexy, Cool: The TLC Story'.
R&B girl group TLC are back after nearly an 8 year hiatus with a new album called '20' and a biopic of their journey to becoming the Grammy winning trio.'Crazy Sexy Cool: The TLC Story' is VH1's first biopic in nearly ten years, following Michael Jackson's 'Man In The Mirror; The Michael Jackson Story' from 2004.
Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas from R&B group 'TLC'
The biopic follow the girl's early beginnings in Atlanta, their rise to fame in the 1990's, the turmoil of their fame and the tragic death of Lisa Lopes, who was fatally injured in a car accident in 2002. A talented young cast who portray the girl group are Keke Palmer as Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas, Drew Sidora plays Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins and Lil Mama take son the role of the late Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes.
Rapper/actor T.I. has confirmed a follow-up to his 2006 drama Atl is underway.The coming-of-age film was the Whatever You Like hitmaker's big screen debut and...