So We’re Glad Xscape Reunited, But Do We Really Need A Biopic? Offers Pouring In…

Posted on Mar 2 2017 - 3:29pm by Funky Dineva

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It is so important for us to step outside of our own little bubbles from time to time. I for one thought the entire world would be set ablaze that Xscape reunited after 18 years. Ugghhh, the excitement has been lukewarm at best. Scrolling through the comment sections of many popular media outlets, the overall consensus has been, “great, next…”. I for one was on the moon while listening to the radio interview.

Despite my personal selfish desires of wanting to see the group back together, I’m not sure we need a biopic. Hell, wan’t the episode of ‘Unsung’ enough? In my opinion, biopics are reserved for situations where we the public don’t have any idea about what truly happen. Chile, over the last 2 decades, these ladies have done so many interviews, reality shows, and social media posts, that we all kinda get the picture. I’m glad the New Edition biopic was enough to inspire them to put their petty differences aside. However, I don’t know if it needs to be inspiring them to do no damn biopic. No shade, New Edition was a worldwide phenomenon. Exscape was a lil southern yang yang yang round the house. There is a profound difference. Correct me if I’m wrong and acknowledge me when I’m right!




Baby steps here people… Let’s first get the ladies to pop up on an upcoming award show singing a medley of their classics. Then let’s get them to do a couple spot dates with Charlie Wilson and Fantasia. Maybe after that they can take a stab at a single that is age appropriate and doesn’t sound like this 2017 nonsense. And if the stars the moon, and all the lace fronts aline, then perhaps we can take a stab at an album. Though, now that I think about it, I really don’t know where Xscape would fit in musically in 2017. The sound they had 18 years ago is no longer coveted and we damn sure don’t want to hear a bunch of 40 year old women singing about eating the booty like groceries. There needs not be a dedicated reality tv show dedicated to this, like what SWV did. NO NO NO. We don’t need that. If anything, they can we’ve the group rehearsing into Kandi’s RHOA storyline. And whatever they do, PLEASE DON’T LET TV ONE TOUCH OR LIFETIME TOUCH SH!T!

Thoughts?

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  1. Adrienne Foote March 3, 2017 at 12:35 pm - Reply

    I’m not interested in either one the reunion or the biopic.

  2. Cassie March 3, 2017 at 7:23 am - Reply

    Yes please. I would watch it. Since I did not follow their career. Just like a lot of the movies it will give them so much more exposure and a chance to have new fans also. But, that would give the other two girls a chance to make some money. I like the ideal of them getting back together. They really don’t have to make new music. Their true fans will be glad to hear and to revisit their youth.

  3. Robinette Blount March 3, 2017 at 11:03 am - Reply

    Not necessary. They were not that great. Singing skills lacking.

  4. Angela Rich March 3, 2017 at 6:49 am - Reply

    They weren’t influential enough for a biopic. I honestly can’t recall any of their music.

  5. Whitney Gaspard March 3, 2017 at 6:31 am - Reply

    No they don’t need a biopic I feel like that episode of unsung was enough for me so to have a whole movie no thank you.

  6. Lisa Byrd March 3, 2017 at 5:10 am - Reply

    these INDEPENDENT ladies let a bunch of “men” break their group up: Kandi sleeping with Jermain Dupree. Tiny listening to T.I. (talking ish at) Keisha’s husband management & Tamika getting pregnant. summed up in 2 seconds no need for movie!

  7. Velvet Nicole March 3, 2017 at 4:08 am - Reply

    I thought the same thing about where they would fit in musically at this stage in life. Their music was original and not really going with the trends of the time then, so they should find someone (i don’t think Kandi) to produce them putting them ahead of the rnb out today. I’m excited to see what they do. I would watch a reality show showing the RECORDING process but I think the biopic is a bit much.

  8. MsFlavaz March 2, 2017 at 10:54 pm - Reply

    It’s called LATE! No one gives a shit anymore. That unsung was enough. Truth be told I didn’t like Kandi’s voice then and still don’t care too much for it now. Shoulda Woulda Coulda…… did I already say no one cares?

  9. Re Gina March 3, 2017 at 2:31 am - Reply

    No

  10. Wandnetta Williams March 3, 2017 at 1:27 am - Reply

    Nope don’t want to see it. The time for them to reunite was at the 20th celebration of So So Def. Kandi and Tiny were the only two out of JD groups that didn’t attend. Just tour no new music please.

  11. Fiona Gallagher March 3, 2017 at 1:04 am - Reply

    The episode of unsung was quite enough.

  12. Stacy Johnson March 2, 2017 at 7:40 pm - Reply

    Hell naw no new music and damn sure no movie hell Unsung was too damn much En Vogue is also a No.

  13. Shelton Abraxas Ross March 3, 2017 at 12:04 am - Reply

    No

  14. Adaliz R Gutierrez March 3, 2017 at 12:03 am - Reply

    I would love to see their story. There were so many rumours and “stories” surrounding their break up and subsequent “beef” , i think the real Xscape fans deserce some truth telling and closure once and for all.

  15. Nora Butler March 2, 2017 at 11:59 pm - Reply

    Yes we need one.

  16. Tiffany Nichole March 2, 2017 at 11:56 pm - Reply

    Hell no! Lol

  17. Khandi Alston March 2, 2017 at 11:16 pm - Reply

    Khandi can’t sing

  18. Khandi Alston March 2, 2017 at 11:16 pm - Reply

    No….

  19. Marsha Reaves-Feggins March 2, 2017 at 11:00 pm - Reply

    Hell to the naw

  20. Feshal Alex March 2, 2017 at 10:59 pm - Reply

    Unsung told the entire story. No biopic necessary.

  21. Lisa Green March 2, 2017 at 10:47 pm - Reply

    Nah shit it would be x rated and not for TV with all them hoeantics. They weren’t all that not enough for a biopic anyways. That’s the problem now…especially Kandi ole joker looking ass! Thinking she was bigger than what she actually was. If it weren’t for the show, nobody would be paying her any attention! Nobody was checking for her or them so nah don’t waste your efforts on a biopic. Also… Don’t nobody like Kandi! Who’s gonna buy her music? She’s loosing fans daily. Those ladies better gone and keep their distance. Them sister’s need their own group! They’re the only real singers anyways.

    • D'Wier Williams March 3, 2017 at 5:35 am - Reply

      The only reason that Kandi was straight was because she was fucking Jermaine Dupri. He put her on and made sure she got her royalties from it.

    • Lisa Green March 3, 2017 at 5:37 am - Reply

      Exactly!!!

    • D'Wier Williams March 3, 2017 at 5:41 am - Reply

      Everytime she “song writes” its with a team. She just gets the credit.

  22. Lori Marie Jenks March 2, 2017 at 10:43 pm - Reply

    We already know that Kandi slept around so we don’t need a biopic…

  23. Jerikà Wren March 2, 2017 at 10:38 pm - Reply

    No.

  24. Ej Mathis March 2, 2017 at 10:21 pm - Reply

    All we need from them is a farewell tour and maybe a live album. That’s it!!!

  25. Tyrone Seals March 2, 2017 at 10:06 pm - Reply

    Yes ! WE DO. I, M SO GLADE THEY = squares there – Beef ! We fans of xscape grew up with this popular girl group. People of my age group – generation. I, m = 57. And how you ( Do in )

  26. Leslie M. Harden March 2, 2017 at 9:50 pm - Reply

    Already seen it on Unsung and I’ll pass on the new album and reunion too *shrugs*

  27. Kendra Sykes March 2, 2017 at 9:40 pm - Reply

    Nope. I’ve seen enough of Kandi and I’m not interested in the other two disgruntled sisters. I still like Tiny though.

  28. Shaquana Em March 2, 2017 at 9:38 pm - Reply

    No, unsung was enough.

  29. Stephanie Graves March 2, 2017 at 9:33 pm - Reply

    Nope they aint that interesting

  30. Chaneice Williams March 2, 2017 at 9:28 pm - Reply

    Kandi isnt going to tell the truth anyhow….

  31. Pamela Hayes March 2, 2017 at 9:28 pm - Reply

    If they think their story gonna trump New Edition movie think again bishes

  32. Tionna Smalls March 2, 2017 at 9:26 pm - Reply

    Don’t need a biopic but the reunion is nice

  33. CDiane Carter March 2, 2017 at 9:25 pm - Reply

    Id definitely watch

  34. Tiffany Gray March 2, 2017 at 9:25 pm - Reply

    Wasn’t unsung enough?

  35. Barbara Davenport March 2, 2017 at 9:23 pm - Reply

    No!!! Unsung was more than enough.

  36. Andria Wright March 2, 2017 at 9:22 pm - Reply

    Don’t need a biopic, but they can go on tour.

  37. Tamika L. Warren March 2, 2017 at 9:21 pm - Reply

    They have told all their own business. We don’t need to hear ish else from them.

  38. Jeff Turner March 2, 2017 at 9:20 pm - Reply

    They Love A Damn Bio-pic Naw!!!

  39. Shakira Willoughby March 2, 2017 at 9:17 pm - Reply

    No we DON’T need a biopic.

  40. Kortisha Montgomery March 2, 2017 at 9:17 pm - Reply

    I just want to see who Lifetime is going to have play T.I. You know they going to eff it up!?!?!

  41. Neph F Poshh March 2, 2017 at 9:13 pm - Reply

    A new album, maybe… as long as Tosha is singing lead! Lol

  42. La Shunrick Huynh March 2, 2017 at 9:09 pm - Reply

    Biopic? Nah. Not really. Lol. En Vogue, for sure though.

  43. Tiffa LadyDiva March 2, 2017 at 9:09 pm - Reply

    Juiciest bio pick yet….how ever in the interviews I did not see Tasha….Soooo is it the entire group or nah?

  44. Theresa Tessie Dobey March 2, 2017 at 9:05 pm - Reply

    NO! and nor do we desire new music from them.

  45. Shiya Stewart March 2, 2017 at 9:05 pm - Reply

    I think being told their story good enough…

  46. Felicia Whitfield March 2, 2017 at 9:04 pm - Reply

    Can we get the original Tiny back tho?

    • Mymica Murray March 2, 2017 at 9:11 pm - Reply

      I think she’ll go back to her original Self since she don’t have tip controlling her life

  47. Shiya Stewart March 2, 2017 at 9:04 pm - Reply

    I mean what can they tell us that we don’t kno?

  48. Pamela Robinson March 2, 2017 at 9:03 pm - Reply

    I agree Dineva…I think they only got back together because of the New Edition story! We don’t need a biopic of them…I agree with one of the other ladies…Envogue though, that would be epic!

    • Meme Shaina Nicole March 2, 2017 at 9:09 pm - Reply

      I think one of them did say the New Edition story inspired them to let by gones be by gones and share their legacy or something like that.

    • Pamela Robinson March 2, 2017 at 9:11 pm - Reply

      OK, I’m glad of that. I didn’t watch the whole interview. I used to love Xscape.

    • Meme Shaina Nicole March 2, 2017 at 9:21 pm - Reply

      Pamela Robinson I still love them.

  49. Lisa Wright March 2, 2017 at 9:01 pm - Reply

    As long as Wendy William don’t produce it. Lol

  50. Paula James March 2, 2017 at 9:01 pm - Reply

    Nope. And really could care less about them reuniting. Mess around and sound like Brownstone did on RB divas.

  51. Dionna Young- Lee March 2, 2017 at 8:57 pm - Reply

    Tiny up there looking like her son King lol
    Also they weren’t epic enough for me for a biopic.. dat way

  52. Terelon Smith March 2, 2017 at 8:55 pm - Reply

    No, just new music will do.

  53. Patti Ann March 2, 2017 at 8:55 pm - Reply

    Maybe a biopic would make us care.

  54. Edward Holt March 2, 2017 at 8:55 pm - Reply

    If the biopic is going to include all of Kandi’s hoeing, I would watch

  55. Mymica Murray March 2, 2017 at 8:55 pm - Reply

    Biopic on what Kandi fucking her way to a solo career?

  56. Renika J. Atkins March 2, 2017 at 8:53 pm - Reply

    Naw im good

  57. Lou's Son March 2, 2017 at 3:52 pm - Reply

    While I agree with you, the only person seeing that Andy Cohen money would be Kandi. I’m fairly confident that could lead to yet another breakup…..

  58. Erica Renee Jones March 2, 2017 at 8:52 pm - Reply

    We barely need a new album let alone a biopic! Xscape betta slow down

  59. Jamelia L McKissic March 2, 2017 at 8:51 pm - Reply

    LaQueliosha Jenkins No, your not the only one! Lol. I need one too!!
    And for those who don’t want to see one… you have the option not to watch it! ☺

  60. Valerie Udou Walker March 2, 2017 at 8:49 pm - Reply

    Not really feeling that biopic either.

  61. Helen Norman March 2, 2017 at 8:49 pm - Reply

    No. And no new music.

    • Gart McDowell March 2, 2017 at 8:50 pm - Reply

      Girl, thank you!

    • Gart McDowell March 2, 2017 at 8:50 pm - Reply

      Girl, thank you!

    • Helen Norman March 2, 2017 at 8:59 pm - Reply

      I get annoyed when folks who have been out of the game for a long time to try to make new music because half the time the new music is horrible. They don’t need to do that. They have PLENTY of material to tour off of.

  62. Temeka Wardlaw March 2, 2017 at 8:46 pm - Reply

    No biopic please and thank you.

  63. Crystal Frimpong March 2, 2017 at 8:44 pm - Reply

    Not yet.

  64. Tiffany Payne March 2, 2017 at 8:44 pm - Reply

    Just the music and tours pls.

  65. Roger Smith March 2, 2017 at 8:44 pm - Reply

    I agree

  66. Sherry Itsmyturn Collins March 2, 2017 at 8:40 pm - Reply

    No we don’t

  67. Arlett Martin March 2, 2017 at 8:39 pm - Reply

    I need to see Envogue in a biopic first…

  68. Roshawn Michelle March 2, 2017 at 8:39 pm - Reply

    I’ll take No for 1000 Alex

    • Patti Ann March 2, 2017 at 8:53 pm - Reply

      Is that your final answer? LOL!

  69. LaQueliosha Jenkins March 2, 2017 at 8:39 pm - Reply

    Yes I need one I’m a Stan LOL seriously. …am I the only one?

  70. Queta Bryant March 2, 2017 at 8:37 pm - Reply

    No dammit keep the biopic!

  71. Kimberly Ricks March 2, 2017 at 8:37 pm - Reply

    Nope

  72. Gart McDowell March 2, 2017 at 8:36 pm - Reply

    No we dont need a biopic..they were not famous enough.
    Ia every group going to jump on the bandwagon now? Damn

  73. Roseann Hawkins March 2, 2017 at 8:36 pm - Reply

    True

  74. Bookie Osborn March 2, 2017 at 8:34 pm - Reply

    So true

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