By Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins,Emily Zemler
A candid memoir of reputation, energy, kin, and friendship from the lead singer of TLC
As the lead singer of Grammy-winning supergroup TLC, Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins has noticeable exceptional repute, good fortune, and significant acclaim. yet behind the curtain, she has lived a twin existence. as well as the balancing act of juggling an all-consuming song profession and her relations, Tionne has struggled given that she was once a tender lady with sickle-cell disease--a debilitating and incurable which may render her not able to accomplish, stroll, or maybe breathe.
A in poor health Life chronicles Tionne's trip from a sickly younger woman from Des Moines who was once advised she would not reside to determine 30 via her youngster years in Atlanta, how she broke into the song scene, and have become the star musician and sickle-cell illness suggest she is this day. via Tionne's difficult, humorous, tell-it-like-it-is voice, she stocks how she discovered the interior energy, grit, and resolution to stay her dream, regardless of her usually unpredictable and debilitating overall healthiness concerns. She dives deep into never-before-told TLC tales, together with money owed of her friendship with Lisa "Left-Eye" Lopes and her tragic demise. Tionne's unvarnished dialogue of her outstanding lifestyles, ailment, endless power, and talent to strength in the course of the odds deals a narrative like no other.
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