In new pictures it appears once again that LiL Kim also has had some “minor” surgeries to clean up some of the facial work she has done in previous years.Many people were bashing the rap legend claiming that she had to much work done to her and that they preferred the old Kim better. Well many now are saying since her surgery that she looks way better and sexier and her face is not so bloated out in older pictures. What do you think, does she look better now , or do you still prefer the old Kim back?
Throughout her career, Jones has sold over 15 million albums and 30 million singles worldwide as a solo artist , and a further 8 million records with Junior M.A.F.I.A. She is often referred by media and critics as the "Queen of Hip-Hop", "Queen of Rap" and "Rap Goddess" due to her achievement and heavy impact in female rap industry.Her songs "No Time", "Big Momma Thang" and "Ladies Night" were listed on Complex Magazine's "The 50 Best Rap Songs By Women", at number 24,and 7, respectively. Crush On You, It's All About the Benjamins and Money, Power, Respect appear on VH1's "The 100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs".
In 2012, Lil' Kim was honorably listed on VH1's "100 Greatest Women In Music" list at number 45, the second highest position for a solo female hip-hop artist. Jones has been called "the fiercese, most provocative and most infamous female rapper" by Allmusic and "one of hip-hop's greatest MCs" in the book There's a God on the Mic. Aside from music, Jones is also known for her risk-taking and luxurious approach to fashion that inspired many artists in which she has been often referred as a fashion icon and one of the most influential rappers of all time by various media and critics.