Recently VH1 aired CrazySexyCool, the biopic based on the hit female R&B trio TLC. The film addressed a lot of things, including the group’s in-fighting, the internal, personal struggles of the members, and of course, their money problems.
Although TLC’s money issues have been well-documented, this was the first time we saw a dramatization of what happened. Former R&B singer Perry “Pebbles” Reid, who discovered and managed the group when they first started out, was not portrayed positively, and as a result, viewers attacked Reid on social media. As might be expected, Reid took to Twitter to defend herself and is now threatening to sue T-Boz, Chilli and VH1 if retractions aren’t made. Reid released this statement earlier today: