TLC’s ‘CrazySexyCool’ biopic makes ratings history for VH1

TLC Movie Makes Ratings History

Vh1's 'CrazySexyCool' hits big with viewers

by The Grio, October 25, 2013

 TLC’s ‘CrazySexyCool’ biopic makes ratings history for VH1

Drew Sidora, KeKe Palmer and Lil Mama as TLC.


TLC still has what it takes to captivate a huge audience. Monday night 4.5 million viewers tuned in to watch CrazySexyCool: The TLC storymaking it VH1’s highest-rated original movie ever and cable’s highest-rated original movie of 2013.

The film also dominated social media. According to VH1, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story was the most tweeted show on all of TV Monday night with 1.92 million tweets generated — four times greater than that of the next closest program, Monday Night Football.

Monday night, fans flocked to iTunes to download TLC’s new soundtrack for the film, 20, which jumped from #43 to #5 on the iTunes overall chart, and to #1 on the iTunes R&B chart.

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter