Thursday Mar 27
Female rappers avoid pressure from labels
Almost 10 years ago, Missy Elliott was one of the hottest female rappers in the game with her record, "The Cookbook," and Lil' Kim went platinum.
[News] Lil' Kim Says Atlantic Records Didn't Like Her & Diddy's Direction On "The Notorious K.I.M."
Lil' Kim says that Atlantic Records "didn't really want to live up to their part of the deal" on her "The Notorious K.I.M." album.
Lil Kim Talks Recording While Pregnant, "Notoroius K.I.M." Complications + More
Lil Kim is prepared to return to the media spotlight with new music, but not before she makes some key adjustments.
ONTD Original: The Top 8 Lil Kim Songs and Features.
Whatever happened to Kimberly Jones? The once indisputable rap vixen, now self-made Latoya Jackson twin, use to be hailed as the "Queen of Hip-Hop" achieving both commercial and critical success.
National Public Radio
Where Did All The Female Rappers Go?
This piece comes to us from Erik Nielson, an assistant professor at the University of Richmond.