The highly anticipated docu-drama ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’ aired last night and while most ‘made-for-TV’ biopics are so fictionalized that the final product bears no truth whatsoever, VH1′s effort flawlessly maintained TLC’s version of their history.
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The film, which follows the lives of supergroup, stars Keke Palmer as Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, Lil Mama as the late Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, and Drew Sidora as Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins.
During the two-and-a-half-hour show, we witnessed TLC’s history unfold, and while the truth is always more interesting than fiction, there were still life lessons revealed.
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For younger viewers unfamiliar with TLC’s history, the film served as an introduction to arguably the biggest girl group in music history, but for long-time fans of the former trio, it was a heartbreaking story of how the music industry can chew you up and spit you out if you don’t know your worth.
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Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas and Tionne “T-Boz’ Watkins, the original remaining members of TLC, hit the red carpet for the premiere party for VH1’s original movie, ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’ October 15, 2013.
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The ladies joined the cast of the highly anticipated movie, which documents the popular 90’s girl group’s triumphs and struggles in the music industry.
[READ: In the Tweets: Pebbles Feels ‘Some Kinda Way’ About TLC Documentary… ]
The premiere celebration was held at Loews Lincoln Square Theater in NYC and lots of celebrity guests came out in support of the ladies.
Notables attendees include: Kandi Burruss of The Real Housewives of Atlanta and her fiance Todd Tucker, legendary songstress Diana Ross and her son, actor Evan Ross, Chilli’s baby daddy Dallas Austin and her rumored new boo Ne-Yo, Missy Elliott, Mona Scott Young, comedian Cedric the Entertainer and more.
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Super producer Dallas Austin held a launch event for his “Beat Thang” sampler/beat machine at his private residence last weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. (May 27, 2011).
In addition to his son Tron and baby mama Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, several popular area beat makers joined Austin to sample his sampler, including Jazze Pha, Drummaboy, DJ Toomp, JLac (Usher’s lil brother) and more.
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Another day, another Christmas Party! BMI’s Atlanta offices celebrated the holidays with a party hosted by Dallas Austin, Devyne Stephens and Sean Garrett (December 9) at Atlanta’s Halo Lounge.
Several A-town homies were spotted at the festive event, including DJ Toomp, Derek J, Jazze Pha, Roger Bob (Tyler Perry Studios) and more.
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Keyshia Knight-Pulliam was spotted partying poolside with Dallas Austin at the W Hotel last weekend during BMI’s Escape Summer Pool Party. Although it appears no one got wet, there was lots of fun, food and liquor… as well as the view from the 16th floor of the swanky hotel.
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Three well known porn stars were spotted partying it up in the “A” recently. You flick-heads may recognize them from the Booty Talk series but I, personally have never had the honor of viewing such films. [insert side-eye here]
Adult entertainers Mr.Marcus, Mandingo, and India took a break from bumpin skins & exchanging fluids to party the night away at Vice with a few local celebrities, like Dallas Austin, Jazzy Pha & Shannell (of Young Money).
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Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas hit up BET’s Mo’Nique Show recently to promote her new reality show, “What Chilli Wants.”
During her discussion with Mo’Nique, Chilli went down her list of requirements for a mate and she’s sticking to at least one requirement that is a deal breaker:
“Some little person came up with that, “it’s not the size of the boat theory”… I want a big ship!”
Mo’Nique follows up with…. “if you have a rowboat you’re not the man for Chilli. She wants the brother with the yacht!”
In keeping this post PG, I’ll have to co-sign with Chilli. A big boat is always better!
Chilli also reveals that she doesn’t consider herself a “single” parent cause her baby daddy, Dallas Austin is always involved.
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