(They first met in 1993 when Usher signed a record deal at the ripe old age of 14. Chilli's sexy white crop top and hip chain didn't hurt, either.
Adding: 'They've been friends for years but there has always been this flirtation.
I could never be with him ever again." Usher admitted to his infidelity at the time but denied that he'd fathered a love child, like the rumor mill suggested. He said at the time: "I wanted to pack up and move to Los Angeles or New York, and I'm looking for the support of my woman. We can ignore [the differences] and keep moving forward, or just let go.
I take responsibility for choosing another direction." The tabloid stories fizzled out, and these two clearly went on their separate ways.
In 2009, Thomas and Watkins performed a series of concerts in Asia.
Thomas began working on her solo album in 2000 after the completion of promotion for TLC's third album, Fan Mail (1999).