New York rapper Lil’ Kim is going to give her hardcore fans a much-needed follow-up to 2005’s The Naked Truth. The Queen Bee is expected to drop a new studio release in the coming months.

According to a new eOne press release, Kim’s new solo effort will arrive before 2019.

The Queen Bee is back! Iconic multi-platinum artist and Grammy winner Lil Kim releases her official single, “Nasty One, ” today. In addition to putting the finishing touches on her new album slated for a late 2018 release, Kim was recently honored with a proclamation to New York City for her contribution to hip hop.

A few hours ago, Kim surprised fans by celebrating her birthday with the release of “Nasty One.”

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This week, Brooklyn rapper Fabolous shared pics of himself linked up Kim.

Last month, the duo linked up for their “Spicy” video.