The Lemonade songstress, 37, shared a collection of photographs on Friday, November three, of herself dressed up because the queen of hip-hop (actual identify: Kimberly Denise Jones) alongside unique pictures of the rapper, together with one with Jay-Z dressed as Notorious B.I.G. She killed the look Lil’ Kim wore in Missy Elliot’s 1997 “The Rain” music video whereas sporting high-waisted purple pants with Chanel suspenders and a black and gold belt. The “Ni—as in Paris” rapper, 47, wore a pink leather-based jacket and blue denims, accessorizing his look with a big gold chain and cane, harking back to a promotional photograph of the late rapper.
In one other set, the “Formation” singer wore a neon lime inexperienced fur coat with matching sun shades, excessive heels and bikini, embodying a glance that Lil’ Kim wore throughout 1997’s No Way Out Tour.
In an homage to Lil’ Kim’s notorious sheer jumpsuit that she wore on the 1999 Source Awards, Bey grinned whereas holding a furry purse to match the fur particulars on Lil’ Kim’s unique outfit. In one other shot, Beyoncé wore a satin blue gown accompanied by a blue fur coat that was harking back to the Brooklyn native’s Today’s Blackman Magazine cowl in 2000.
For her final outfit, the mom of three wore a turquoise and black wig, stamped with the Chanel emblem, and a plunging white shirt with an extended cross necklace, taken from Lil Kim’s 2001’s Manhattan File journal cowl.
Beyonce’s 107 million Instagram followers weren’t the one ones who appreciated her eye for element: Lil’ Kim shared all the photographs on her personal Instagram, writing, “I’m still recovering from @beyonce’s slayage from Halloween and then this happens…” and “@beyonce the resemblance is crazy!! Match made in heaven. Every single detail is on point! I love you to pieces Bey” with a coronary heart emoji.
Out of all the seems, the “Took Us A Break” singer had probably the most to say about Bey and Jay-Z’s model of her and Notorious B.I.G., writing, “This is so adorable and it’s even cuter because Jay-Z and Biggie were friends and he has his mannerisms down pat. I <3 U Queen Bey and King Jay.” Diddy, who was shut associates with the “Notorious Thugs” rapper, additionally gave his mark of approval on the photograph.