11:32 PM EDT 08/23/2014
Originally posted 05/27/2014 03:00PM
Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes, whose dexterous raps took the smooth R&B of TLC to another level, would have been 43 on Monday.
Since her untimely death in a car crash in Honduras in 2002, Lopes's legend has only grown – let's celebrate her birthday by taking a look at her most famous verses.
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