Lil’ Kim Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth


Lil’ Kim was born on July 11, 1975, in New York City, U.S. She is an American singer, rapper, and reality TV personality. Her full name is Kimberly Denise Jones. Similarly, she has released 5 studio albums to the date and has appeared in many reality TV series.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per her birth date, she is 47 years old as of 2020. She stands at a height of 4 feet 11 inches and weighs around 55 Kg. Additionally, she has a well-toned body with 36 inches of the bust, 26 inches of waist, and 34 inches of hips. She has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.

Relationship Status

The actress was previously in an affair with Shawn Powell. They had a pretty long affair even after Powell went to Prison for 8 years. But they separated after she focussed on her rapping career. She then dated rapper Christopher Wallace from 1993 until his death in 1997. She also had an affair with Jay-Z from 1998 to 2000, Scott Storch in 2004, and Papers from 2012 to 2015. Furthermore, she welcomed a baby girl, named Royal Reign in 2014.


Regarding her family, her father’s name is Linwood Jones whereas her mother’s name is Ruby Jones. In addition, she has an older brother named Christopher Jones.


Talking about her education, she attended Queen of All Saints Elementary School but dropped out of school after she got kicked out of her house by her father. She then attended Sarah J. Hale Vocational High School but transferred to Brooklyn College Academy for completing her education.


Lil’ Kim lived in the streets after getting kicked by her father and she freestyle rap influenced by her fellow female hip hop artists MC Lyte and The Lady of Rage. Similarly, the rapper The Notorious B.I.G. discovered her and they together released their collaborative album named Conspiracy in 1995, which gained her good recognition. She then released her debut studio album Hard Core (1996), spawning three successful singles: “No Time”, “Not Tonight (Ladies Night)”, and “Crush on You”. Since then she has released 4 studio albums and all are commercially successful: The Notorious K.I.M. (2000), La Bella Mafia (2003), The Naked Truth (2005), and 9 (2019).

Lil' Kim Net Worth
Lil’ Kim Net Worth

Likewise, as a TV personality, she has appeared in Dancing with the Stars as a contestant in 2009, Pregnant in Heels in 2012, Dancing with the Stars in 2015, The Today Show in 2016, Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry in 2017, and Girls Cruise in 2019, among others.

Social Media

For further information about her personal life, you can follow her on her social media accounts which are linked below:


Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Lil’ Kim has been in a lot of controversies. She served a one-year prison sentence for lying to a jury about her friends’ involvement in a shooting in 2005. Besides, she got into a controversy with Foxy Brown and Nicki Minaj and had been arrested for possession of marijuana in 1996.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Lil’ Kim? How much is her net worth and How rich is she in 2021? Kim had a good amount of net worth at a time but sadly, she had to file for personal bankruptcy in January 2018. She had a total of $4 million in debt and $2.5 million worth of assets. She has $500 thousand of net worth in 2021.


  • Full Name: Kimberly Denise Jones
  • Profession: Rapper, Singer, TV Personality
  • Age: 47
  • Date of Birth: July 11, 1975
  • Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 4 feet 11 inches
  • Weight: 55 KG
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Bust Size: 36 inches
  • Waist Size: 26 inches
  • Hips Size: 34 inches
  • School: Queen of All Saints Elementary School
  • College/University: Brooklyn College Academy
  • Father: Linwood Jones
  • Mother: Ruby Jones
  • Sibling: Christopher Jones (Older Brother)
  • Net Worth 2020: $ 500 thousand
  • Source of Income: Rapping, Singing