The album was once rumored to include work by Missy Elliott as well as tracks produced by T-Pain and Tricky Stewart.
Certain tracks that were intended for the album were leaked from 2006 to 2008.
In recent years, the former couple has duked it out in an ugly court custody battle, but it's not something that Thomas can sympathize with.
(They first met in 1993 when Usher signed a record deal at the ripe old age of 14. Chilli's sexy white crop top and hip chain didn't hurt, either.
Like most R&B records, is about love and love lost.
It boils down to a man taking ownership of the wrongs he’s committed in a relationship; one who’s done so much dirt he can’t pull himself out of his grave.
Since the death of group member Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes in April 2002, Thomas and Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins have occasionally performed as a duo.
In 2009, Thomas and Watkins performed a series of concerts in Asia.