Earlier this week, Lil Kim blasted the media for “sabotaging” her image by posting photo-chopped and screwed paparazzi shots instead of the legit versions. But are we really the right parties to blame for her changing faces?
Don’t whipping boy me, bro.
Teaching driver’s ed at a breast cancer awareness concert in 2001:
Busting it open on the cover of King Magazine in 2003 — whaddup Datwon! :
Showing off her shiny new watch and speaking about her court case in 2004:
Appearing in print advertisements for the Royalty By Lil Kim collection later that year:
Taking in the sights at New York Fashion Week in 2005:
Filming her reality show before heading off to the clink later that year:
Making her first public appearance since her release from jail at the MTV Music Awards in 2006:
Winning the press over with her undeniable charm at the BET Awards in 2007:
On the pink carpet at the ‘Sex And The City’ film premiere in 2008:
Putting the fear of God in her ‘Dancing With The Stars’ competitors in 2009:
Twerking for Regis Philbin later that summer:
Creating her own treat at Millions of Milkshakes in 2010:
(She got really into it.)
Hello, camel toe! Showing her drag queens fans love in 2011:
Making this face while performing at LA Pride 2012:
On the set of Tiffany Foxx’s “Twisted” music last month:
In conclusion, Lil Kim’s face has had its fair share of ups and downs for more than a decade. She knows it and so does everybody else. But honey seems to be filled with infinite amounts of awesome sauce at times. That’s the only thing that matters to her fans.