Lil' Kim

Lil’ Kim Is Expecting a Baby Girl

It’s a girl for Lil’ Kim! The Brooklyn rapper has revealed the gender of her first child.

She broke the news to fans on Easter Sunday by posting a copy of the pink baby shower invite, which read, “It’s a girl.”

“Happy Easter everyone !!!! What a perfect day to share this wonderful news with U. The fab @davidtutera is throwing my royal baby shower for my lil’ princess 5/10/14!!!” wrote Kim on Instagram.

The baby shower will be held on May 10 in New York.

Kim announced her pregnancy and debuted her baby bump at The Blonds runway show during New York Fashion Week in February.

“I’m so excited! I can’t wait to be a mom!” the 39-year-old told Us Weekly. “I’m still going to be hardcore, the baby has made me even more of a beast!”

The father is New York rapper Mr. Papers, who previously said that the baby would be a boy and was due in May/June. “He gon’ be a Gemini,” said Papers, who has a four-year-old son from a previous relationship.