Many of her friends also went there and she would often skip school to hang out with them. Three hit singles came from Conspiracy: "Player's Anthem" (peaked at No. The second single, "Kimnotyze", was released as the lead single of record producer DJ Tomekk's compilation album Beat Of Life, Vol 1. aka Biggie Smalls (real name Christopher Wallace), who was a key figure in both her personal and artistic life, particularly after Wallace gained popularity and influence through his relationship with Bad Boy Records, founded by Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs. Hale Vocational High School for two and a half years. was instrumental in introducing and promoting the Brooklyn-based group, Junior M. Wallace wrote (and ghostwrote) most of the album's material. "In the Air Tonite", a remix of the Phil Collins song "In the Air Tonight" and duet with Collins, was released as a single from the Collins tribute album Urban Renewal.
As a result she ran away and fell into an outwardly glamorous, but dangerous and exploitative world of pimps and drug dealers.With the help of Christopher she became the only female member of the short lived rap group Junior M. Lil' Kim's marketing campaign for the album was quite challenging - she was dressed in a skimpy bikini and furs in advertisements, as well as the album covers - but instead of resulting in criticism, the album became a hit, debuting at # 11 on the pop charts. She was one of the featured performers of Puff Daddy's highly successful 1998 "Bad Boy Tour", and built her own business with the launch of Queen Bee Records, with Lil' Kim herself as CEO. By then, she had lost weight but still kept the sexual techniques and provocative antics coming for fans that were hungry for more.The first single from the album, "No Time" a duet with Sean "Puffy" Combs, became a #1 rap single and #20 on the pop charts. But while Lil Kim's career was blossoming, her life was shattered along with the music world when her father like figure Notorious B. She had also taken a shift into films debuting in the 1999 teen flick "She's All That" and playing Tina Parker in the 2002 comedy "Juwanna Man".She was discovered by Christopher Wallace, aka the Notorious B. G., who turned her into a star and became her lover before he was murdered in 1997 — a crime that has never been solved.Kim was devastated by Wallace’s death, but eventually continued to forge a successful career.