October 4, 1989
New York City, NY
An American rapper, singer, actress, motivational speaker, and television personality from New York. Lil Mama has sold over 1 million records worldwide. She served as one of the youngest judges on a competitive television show when she was selected as one of the judges for seven seasons of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew at the age of nineteen.
Lil Mama collaborated with Avril Lavigne, for the song “Girlfriend”.
Her debut album VYP (Voice of the Young People) sold 19,000 copies in its first week.
She is the oldest sister of eight which got her nickname “Lil Mama”. She has two older brothers and three younger brothers, one of which is also a dancer and underground rapper along with her younger sister and brother.
Her birth name is Niatia Jessica Kirkland.