At the height of her fame, Lauryn dropped her mic and exited the stage to raise her children. Today, she a proud mother of six.
Lauryn is pictured with her beautiful family.
This “analog girl in a digital world” whom we first fell in love with in the 90s is now mom to 14-year-old Seven, seven-year-old Puma, and two-year-old Mars Merkaba.
Badu shows off her baby bump while rocking the mic during a show.
Far from her tomboy days, TLC’s Chilli is now mom to Tron Austin.
Tron, now 14, shares a moment with his father, producer Dallas Austin, and Chilli.
To us, she is T-Boz of the beloved 90s girl group TLC. To her daughter Chase, she is just mommy.
In her prime, this former Queen Latifah protegee spit some of the illest rhymes. She continues to spread her love to her three children.
Monie’s three beautiful children share a moment at the park.
Though never a rapper, MJB’s influence on hip hop is undisputed. The Queen of hip hop soul is a proud stepmother to her husband Kendu Isaacs’ children.
Once a devout emcee, Salt now dedicates her time to her family (she is pictured with daughter Corinne).
Known to spit a few bars here and there, Jill Scott is also a proud mom to two0year-old Jett Hamilton.
“It’s fantastic watching this little person expand every day,” says Jill about her bundle of joy.
The widow of Notorious B.I.G., Faith Evans is mom to children Chyna Griffin, left, Joshua Russaw, and Christopher Jr.
Faith is pictured with her son Christopher Wallace, Jr. at the 1997 MTV Music Video Awards, a year after Notorious B.I.G. was murdered.
Few people know that Justine Simmons (aka Mrs. Rev Run) was once an emcee in a female rap group called the Fly Five.
“Jussy Jus” is pictured with her son Diggy Simmons, also a rapper.
Rapper Charli Baltimore is now mom to daughter India (left), who is a model, and Sianna, 15 (not pictured).
Far from a rapper, but equally influential in hip hop, Alicia Keys is not proud mom to one-year-old Egypt Daoud.
Far from a rapper, but equally influential in hip hop, Alicia Keys is a proud mom to one-year-old Egypt Daoud.
A product of 90s hip hop soul, Monica is now mom to son Rocko and Romelo, and stepmother to hubby Shannon Brown’s son.