Born Kimberly Denise Jones 46 years ago in Brooklyn, New York, Lil Kim sure had a rough childhood and ended up on the streets as a teenager when her dad kicked her out. But a chanced meeting with B.I.G would change her story and eventually make her Queen Bee, the first ‘Queen of Rap’. As she marks another birthday today, July 11, we take a look back at her journey through the years.

This is how Lil Kim rose to the top…

The B.I.G connection

In 1994, the late Christopher Wallace, known by his rap stage name as the Notorious B.I.G. (AKA Biggie) and Kimberly met at a street corner where she proceeded to rap some lines to him. He was sold. At the time, Wallace was still a struggling rapper but in no time gained popularity through his relationship with Bad Boy Records, founded by Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs. Lil Kim birthday age songs 2020

Biggie would lead…

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