Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Live NationAnother day, another star added to the VH1 Hip Hop Honors. Lil Kim is the latest female rap icon that will be recognized.
Queen Bee joins previously announced honorees Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott and Salt-N-Pepa.
Kim is celebrating the 20th anniversary of her 1996, double-platinum debut solo album, Hard Core. The Grammy Award winner was discovered by The Notorious B.I.G., who launched her career as a member of his group, Junior MA.F.I.A. This summer, she will be featured on the Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour.
VH1 Hip-Hop Honors: All Hail the Queens, will air Monday, July 11 at 9 p.m. ET live from New York City.
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