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Lil’ Kim is pregnant! The 39-year-old rapper is keeping the identity of her baby’s father under wraps for now, but the singer is thrilled: “I’m a mom, but I can turn it up a little!” In that spirit, we’ve put together a “Hard Core” list of baby names for her:


Benjamin: She collaborated on the hit “It’s All About the Benjamins”

Sean: …with Sean “Puffy” Combs.

Wallace: Christopher Wallace, aka The Notorious B.I.G, was a key figure in her life and career.

Mike: Every rapper needs to be able to rock the “mike”!

Derek: Professional dancer Derek Hough was her partner in the eighth season of Dancing with the Stars.


Bella: Her 2003 album La Bella Mafia is one of her three to go platinum.

Bea: Her own record label is Queen Bee Entertainment.

Candie: Kim was a model for the Candies clothing label.

Christina: She has two Grammy nominations and one win for collaborations with Christina Aguilera.

Deborah: Blondie’s Debbie Harry released a Lil’ Kim tribute song called “Dirty and Deep”.

Have any great name suggestions? Share ‘em in the comments below!