TLC Redoes ‘Waterfalls’ with Japanese Singer; Left Eye’s Family Upset

Originally posted on Black America Web:

It’s been twenty years since TLC (including the late Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes) recorded the now classic “Waterfalls.”

And to celebrate that moment in time, the two remaining members, TionneTBoz” Watkins and Rozanda “Chilli” Thomas, decided record the song/video again and added Japanese pop star Namie Amuro. That of course meant they effectively replace Left Eye (watch it below).

Needless to say, that hasn’t gone over too well with Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes’ family. Especially her sister, Reigndrop Lopes, who detailed her disappointment to TMZ:

“I did not know about it until a fan posted it online. I mean it would have been nice if they would have given us a head up before being surprised.”

Apparently there’s more friction between the Lopes family and TLC because of the TLC biopic coming out VH1 in the Fall. Reigndrop claims they were the last to know about that…

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