Who was left eye dating when she died
Things didn't work out with Crystal, and TLC's manager Perri "Pebbles" Reid brought in her back up dancer, Rozonda Thomas as a third member of the group.To keep the "initial" theme of the band's name, Rozonda needed a name starting with C, so she took on the nickname Chilli.Lisa Nicole Lopes (May 27, 1971 – April 25, 2002), better known by her stage name Left Eye, was an American rapper, singer, songwriter, teen idol, and member of the popular R&B group TLC.Lopes contributed her own self-written raps to many of TLC's popular singles, including "Waterfalls" and "No Scrubs".TLC began life as a female trio called Second Nature.The group evolved into TLC - the letters of the band made up of the first initials of the three members - Tionne, Lisa and Crystal.After Fanmail, Lopes began to expand her solo career.
Lopes spent much of her free time after the conclusion of TLC's first headlining tour behind Fanmail recording her debut album, Supernova.
She helped the R&B trio Blaque to secure a record deal with Columbia Records.
Their self-titled debut album was executive-produced by Lopes, who also made a cameo appearance on the album and in their music video "I Do".
As he was dating Chilli at the time, Chilli took his side.
Lopes, frustrated by the delay in the recording of the album, sent a message to Vibe magazine saying "I've graduated from this era.