Brad even visited Chilli while she was on tour earlier this year.
In 1991, she joined TLC, replacing founding member Crystal Jones, and was nicknamed "Chilli" by Lisa Lopes so that the group could retain the name TLC.
The group went on to sell over 65 million records worldwide and became the best-selling American girl group of all-time; only the Spice Girls has sold more.
BOSSIP can exclusively confirm that Chilli has been happily dating working actor Brad James quietly under the radar for the past six months.
A source close to the singer tells BOSSIP that she’s very happy.
But it's the new wave so I'm not against it.' The America's Got Talent host told People in February: 'I just don't think I'm ready to date yet.