Born Kimberly Denise Jones, Lil’ Kim is a Grammy Award winning multi-platinum rapper, singer, actress, and fashion icon. Her debut studio album Hard Core was certified Double Platinum by the RIAA and spawned three consecutive No. 1 rap hits: “No Time, “Not Tonight (Ladies Night remix),”and “Crush on You,” making Kim the first female rapper with three consecutive number one singles on Billboard’s Rap songs chart. Her following albums, The Notorious K.I.M. (2000) and LA Bella Mafia (2003), were certified Platinum, making her one of the only female rappers to have at least three consecutive Platinum albums. She also scored a #1 Billboard Hot 100hit with 2001’s “Lady Marmalade, “featuring Christina Aguilera, Pink, & Mya. Lil’ Kim is set to release her new album “9”… It will be her first album in over 15 years. The new album is set to include features from Rick Ross, Musiq Soulchild, Rich The Kid, City Girls, and O.T. Genasis.
SELLING POINTS: • Grammy award winning artist. • Sold over 15 million albums worldwide and 30 million singles throughout her solo career. • First female rapper to hit #1 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart • Recipient of the BET I Am Hip Hop Award. • Honored by VH1 Hip-Hop Honors. • Certified double platinum albums by RIAA • Awarded the Fashion Icon Award by MOBO • Previous album “Naked Truth” sold 500,000 albums since 2005 (98% CD), 100,000+ units 1st week. • e-blast campaigns to radio and club influencers, industry executives and DJs • Phoners and radio visits in markets that strongly support the artist and the new music. • Interviews for radio station websites. • Ongoing Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook blasts leading up to release. • Banner campaign leading up to and on release. • Instagram FOR CONSUMERS WHO LIKE: Cardi B., City Girls, Megan the Stallion, NAS, Mary J. Blige and Notorious B.I.G