Lil’ Kim

US rapper Kimberly Denise Jones. Born 11 July 1975
Lil’ Kim
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1975-07-11
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Lil’ Kim

Lil’ Kim Biography (Wikipedia)

Kimberly Denise Jones (born July 11, 1974 or 1975), known professionally by her stage name Lil' Kim, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, model, and actress. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, living much of her adolescent life on the streets after being expelled from home. In her teens, Jones would freestyle rap, heavily influenced by fellow female hip-hop artists like MC Lyte and The Lady of Rage. In 1994, she was discovered by fellow rapper The Notorious B.I.G., who invited her to join his rap group Junior M.A.F.I.A.; their debut album as a group, Conspiracy, generated two top 20 singles in the United States and was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

Lil' Kim's debut studio album, Hard Core (1996), was certified double platinum by the RIAA, has since sold more than 6 million copies worldwide, and spawned three successful singles: "No Time", "Not Tonight (Ladies Night)", and "Crush on You". Her following albums, The Notorious K.I.M. (2000) and La Bella Mafia (2003), were also certified platinum, making her the only female rapper besides Missy Elliott and Nicki Minaj to have at least three platinum-certified studio albums. In 2001, she was featured on the single "Lady Marmalade" (a remake of the 1975 hit single of the same name, originally recorded by LaBelle), alongside Mýa, Pink and Christina Aguilera, which went to number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. In addition, the remake won two MTV Video Music Awards including Video of the Year, and a Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals at the 44th Grammy Awards in 2002. In 2005, she served a yearlong prison sentence for lying to a jury about her friends' involvement in a shooting four years earlier. During her incarceration, her fourth album, The Naked Truth, was released to positive reviews from critics. She returned to the public eye in 2009 with an appearance on Dancing with the Stars.

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Nasty One (Remix) (feat. Stefflon Don, Kranium & Hoodcelebrityy)
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Nasty One (Remix) (feat. Stefflon Don, Kranium & Hoodcelebrityy)
Christina Aguilera
Can't Hold Us Down (feat. Lil’ Kim)
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Can't Hold Us Down (feat. Lil’ Kim)
Ray J
Wait A Minute (Clean)
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Wait A Minute (Clean)
Christina Aguilera
Lady Marmalade
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Lady Marmalade
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Lighters Up
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Lighters Up
The Notorious B.I.G.
Notorious B.I.G (feat. Lil' Kim & Puff Daddy)
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Notorious B.I.G (feat. Lil' Kim & Puff Daddy)
Puff Daddy
All About The Benjamins (feat. Lil’ Kim, The LOX & The Notorious B.I.G.)
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All About The Benjamins (feat. Lil’ Kim, The LOX & The Notorious B.I.G.)
Lil’ Kim
The Jump Off (Remix) (feat. Mr. Cheeks & Mobb Deep)
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The Jump Off (Remix) (feat. Mr. Cheeks & Mobb Deep)
Lil’ Kim
No Matter What They Say
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No Matter What They Say
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The Jump Off (feat. Mr. Cheeks)
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The Jump Off (feat. Mr. Cheeks)
Junior M.A.F.I.A.
Gettin' Money (The Get Money Remix) (feat. Lil’ Kim & The Notorious B.I.G.)
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Gettin' Money (The Get Money Remix) (feat. Lil’ Kim & The Notorious B.I.G.)
Lil’ Kim
How Many Licks (feat. Sisqó)
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How Many Licks (feat. Sisqó)
Lil’ Kim
Put Your Lighters Up
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Put Your Lighters Up
Junior M.A.F.I.A.
Get Money (feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Lil’ Kim)
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Get Money (feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Lil’ Kim)
Lil’ Kim
Crush On You (feat. Lil’ Cease & The Notorious B.I.G.)
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Crush On You (feat. Lil’ Cease & The Notorious B.I.G.)
Keyshia Cole
Let It Go (feat. Missy Elliott & Lil’ Kim)
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Let It Go (feat. Missy Elliott & Lil’ Kim)
Lil’ Kim
Ladies Night (Not Tonight Remix) (feat. Angie Martinez, Da Brat & Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes)
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Ladies Night (Not Tonight Remix) (feat. Angie Martinez, Da Brat & Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes)
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