In 1994, TLC second album CrazySexyCool was the only album from a female group to be awarded a diamond certificaton by RIAA for selling over 10 million copies in the United States alone. TLC's Creep and Waterfalls topped the Billboard Hot 100.
Their third album, FanMail reached to #1 on the Billboard 200 and topped the charts with two #1 hits No Scrubs and Unpretty on the Billborad 100.
In 2002, while the trio was in the midst of working on their forth album, 3D, Lisa Left Eye Lopes died in a car accident in Honduras. After her death, Tionne and Rozonda refused to replace Lisa and decided to have TLC become a duo.