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We all loved CrazySexyCool but how well do you know these girls?

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  1. What was the original name for the band?

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    2nd Nature
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    Damone
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    EndEverAfter
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    Girl Talk
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    2nd Nature

    The band was named by the original member Crystal Jones but changed by their manager later on.

  2. Which member was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia?

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    Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas
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    Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins
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    Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes
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    T-Boz

    Yes, T-Boz was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia and a potentially fatal brain tumor. But Tionne fought through it and survived.

  3. For which TV show did TLC record a song?

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    Rugrats
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    Hey Arnold!
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    All That
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    Doug
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    All That

    The girls recorded the theme song for Nickolodeans hit show "All That." They also ended up recording a track for the movie Rugrats in Paris, later on.

  4. TLC was the biggest selling girl group in the USA -- outselling which girl group to everyones surprise?

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    Spice Girls
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    Destiny's Child
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    3LW
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    A-Teens
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    Spice Girls

    While they also beat out Destiny's Child, people tend to think the Spice Girls are the biggest selling girl group. But TLC actually beat them in album sales in the US by over one million sales.

  5. Which album was the first to go Diamond?

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    FanMail
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    CrazySexyCool
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    3D
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    Ooooooohhh... On the TLC Tip
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    CrazySexyCool

    This album was the first to go diamond and was nominated for 6 Grammys.

  6. Who played Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes in the VH1 Biopic "CrazySexyCool"?

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    Drew Sidora
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    Lil Mama
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    KeKe Palmer
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    Beyonce
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    Lil Mama

    Lil Mama slayed as hes Lisa Lopes in the VH1 biopic "CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story" She brought depth and life to a girl we all loved.

  7. In 2009, Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins was in what reality TV show?

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    Survivor
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    The Apprentice
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    Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
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    Jeopardy
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    The Apprentice

    T-Boz was on the Apprentice, but was fired during the 6th task for re-entering the boardroom.

  8. What exactly did Lisa Lopes set on fire in her boyfriends bathub?

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    His sneakers
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    Firewood
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    His clothes
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    Towels
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    His sneakers

    Allegedly, her boyfriend, Andre Rison, had beaten her after a night out and in a fit of anger she set his sneakers on fire in his bathtub. She ended up burning his mansion to the ground.

  9. Who did TLC hold up at gunpoint?

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    Dr. Dre
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    Clive Davis
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    Brian Wilson
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    Rick Ruben
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    Clive Davis

    TLC was denied some of the profits from CrazySexyCool and they were furious. So in order to get their point across they held up record producer, Clive Davis, at gunpoint in order to try and changed his mind. The plan actually ended up working.

  10. What was the sound Waterfalls a tribute to?

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    Sickle Cell Anemia
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    Cancer
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    AIDS
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    STDs
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    AIDs

    TLC was always an advocate for safe sex and good practices. Their fans admired than about them and vocalized it often at concerts. Because of this, they wrote Waterfalls as a tribute to these fans.

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