Fans are skeptical that the couple’s problems are scripted for their reality TV show. The ratings for the season opener of via — “He cannot understand what in the world did he say that wasn’t right…like, ‘I don’t get it. Surrounded by family and friends to avoid her mind from wandering and being “so sad,” both Tiny — who found herself “very upset and depressed for awhile” — and T. spent the hours after the birth in the hospital room with their daughter Leyah Amore.
He might have made some headway in getting back on his wife's good side, as the two shared a video of the rapper feeding their 10-month-old daughter, Heiress Harris, at a family dinner outing in early January.
A trip to the specialist the following day however, proved otherwise.
“When I went to see the specialist, that’s when they determined there was no heartbeat,” explains Tiny, who delivered her stillborn daughter six months into the pregnancy.
Shortly after discovering she was expecting her second child with rapper T.
I., former Xscape member Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottle was faced with the heartbreaking news that her pregnancy check-up had raised a red flag.
In a new interview with Essence.com, Tiny opens up about her pregnancy struggles, sharing that the sac that held her baby girl “was split in two and they had not combined by the time she had turned 16 weeks old.” With her daughter “positioned in the middle of those two sacs in her own sac,” Tiny was told to prepare for the “possibility that [the baby] could get tied up in her umbilical cord.” Despite the doctor’s warnings, according to Tiny, the thought of losing the baby never crossed her mind.
In fact, says the singer, her doctors informed her that all was well with her baby, as things seemed to be under control.
Tiny also gave the movie Sleepless a shout out during her stream, which stars TI as the character of Sean Cass.
The Grammy-winning song writer told her fans she was on her way to go see the film with her friends in the car, and they should go see it, too.
As a member of the group, Cottle has contributed to three of the band's platinum albums: Hummin' Comin' at 'Cha, Off the Hook, and Traces of My Lipstick.
As a member of Xscape, she has received two Soul Train Music Awards for Best New R&B Artist and Best R&B Album and the A-Town Music Award for Best Duo/Group.