It has been 10 years since the untimely death of TLC member, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes. In celebration of her life and legacy, The Lisa Lopes Foundation will be hosting the 1st Annual Left Eye Music Fest at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center in Decatur, GA from 2pm – 10pm. The event will include an all kids concert hosted by the OMG Girlz, an all female talent showcase including music executive panelists Ian Burke, Sheri Riley, Kawan “KP” Prather and Shanti Das and finally a celebrity tribute concert featuring Blaque, the Rude Boys and Reigndrop Lopes, Left Eye’s sister. Special guests will include Chilli from TLC, Da Brat and more. For more information, please go to www.LeftEyeMusicFest.com.

Hope is a music enthusiast and continual student of photography. Also known to rock out a quiet church or elevator with her current ringtone, Tom & Jerry’s Uncle Paco, “Crambone”.