"We brought it to life... for ourselves, and then the producer She'kspere had played it for some of the powers that be at LaFace (Records), and they immediately were like, 'We want this song for TLC...' It was probably the best thing we could have ever, ever did (sic) by giving Tlc that No Scrubs record, because, for one, it gave me a Grammy." Rapper T.I.'s wife Tameka Cottle on letting Tlc record No Scrubs, which she wrote with former Xscape bandmate Kandi Burruss.