Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah

American musician and actress
One of the first politically conscious female rappers, she also became a successful actress.
BornMarch 18, 1970
HometownNewark, New Jersey, United States of America
Net worth$70 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
ParentsRita Owens , Lancelot Owens, Sr.
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Videos

New Orleans Festivalgoers Do the Electric Slide on Bourbon Street

There was some seriously coordinating revelry going on at the Essence festival in New Orleans on the weekend of July 7.After the likes of Mary J Blige and Queen Latifah had done their thing on the main stage, the party continued on Bourbon Street with a mass rendition of the electric slide, as recorded by Arthur Hudson. Credit: Arthur Hudson via Storyful
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Albums

Persona
Persona
2009
Cue the Rain
Cue the Rain
2009
Trav'lin' Light
Trav'lin' Light
2007
I'm Gonna Live Till I Die
I'm Gonna Live Till I Die
2007
Poetry Man
Poetry Man
2007
Rhino Hi-Five: Queen Latifah
Rhino Hi-Five: Queen Latifah
2006
Hip-Hop Hits
Hip-Hop Hits
2005
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection
2005
Dana Owens Album
Dana Owens Album
2004
She's a Queen: A Collection of Greatest Hits
She's a Queen: A Collection of Greatest Hits
2002
Order in the Court
Order in the Court
1998
Black Reign
Black Reign
1993
Nature of a Sista
Nature of a Sista
1991
All Hail the Queen
All Hail the Queen
1989

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2016Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesBessieWinner
2016Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeBessieNominated
2015Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or MovieBessieNominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeLife SupportWinner
2008Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureHairsprayNominated

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