ALPINE, N.J. -- American rapper Lil' Kim, of Alpine, is turning either 40 or 41 this Monday, July 11 -- depending on what source you credit.
Lil' Kim, born Kimberly Denise Jones, was born and raised in Brooklyn.
The artist has had four studio albums, four of which were certified platinum, as well as a variety of mixtapes and singles. Her first album, as a member of Junior MAFIA, was certified gold.
Lil' Kim has also endorsed a variety of products, including Three Olives Vodka and Viva Glam lipstick. She also has a few movie credits, including "Zoolander," and she's appeared on a wide variety of TV shows, including competing in season eight of "Dancing with the Stars."