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Today is the 16th Anniversary of Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes’s Untimely Death


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We apologize for the errors in the date of death on this post and the incorrect amount of years in the headline earlier today. They have all been corrected. Article was posted by our intern.

On April 25, 2002, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes was killed in a car crash in Honduras at the age of 30.  The Atlanta Georgia native was a part of the success of the Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum girl group TLC.  During her brief solo career, she made US top ten hits with  “Not Tonight” and “U Know What’s Up.” It’s been 16 years since her untimely death and today we remember her legacy. 

Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes brought uniqueness and creativity with every outfit she designed for “TLC”.  She would speak inspirational thoughts to young women and made awareness to worldwide issues thru her fashion statements.  “Left Eye”, we love you and you will never be forgotten.

What are your favorite Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes moments? And would you go see the TLC reunion? Leave your thoughts in the comments below.


About –

Lisa Nicole Lopes (May 27, 1971 – April 25, 2002), better known by her stage name Left Eye, was an American hip hop singer, rapper, songwriter, and producer. Lopes was best known as one-third of the R&B girl group TLC, alongside Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas. Besides rapping and singing background vocals on TLC recordings, Lopes was one of the creative forces behind the group. She received more co-writing credits than the other members. She also designed the outfits and staging for the group and contributed to the group’s image, album titles, artworks, and music videos. Through her work with TLC, Lopes won four Grammy Awards.   [Wikipedia] 


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