Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas spent a season fishing for a man on a VH1 show.
At the end of season one, the Atlanta-based TLC singer reeled in a guy named Bill who seemed to have all the elements most women appreciate – handsome, smart, confident, sweet, funny.
But when I heard last spring that a second season was coming, it became obvious: Bill was not the one. (Perhaps if he had been, the next season would have been renamed “What Chilli Found.”)
Chilli’s reality show search for a man is obviously opportunistic from a career standpoint. Higher exposure from TV may help jump start her music career, as well as pay a few bills. (Reality shows have helped fellow R&B singers Monica, Fantasia and Kandi Burruss.) Taped in the fall in Atlanta and in other cities such as Miami and New York, season two debuts Sunday, January 2 at 9:30 p.m. This season will have