Congrats to Lil' Kim -- she is pregnant with her first child.
The 39-year-old hip-hop star debuted her baby bump publicly at during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fashion Week in New York. She appeared on stage at The Blonds show's after party on Wednesday night and said, "I'm a mom, but I can turn it up a little!" while rubbing her stomach, according to Us Weekly magazine.
Lil' Kim, who wore a tight, black, long-sleeve, bejeweled floor-length gown, did not reveal the name of the father of her child.
Hip-hop blogger Karen Civil shared on her Twitter page a photo of Lil' Kim, sporting a baby bump, at the after party (check it out below).
Us Weekly also quoted her as saying: "I'm still going to work. I'm still going to be hardcore. The baby has made me even more of a beast!"
She was congratulated by reality star and singer Tamar Braxton, who tweeted: "Awwwww congrats @LilKim on your little one."
(Pictured above: Lil' Kim appears at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York on Aug. 25, 2013. Credit: Humberto Carreno / Startraksphoto.com)