Although the film Notorious glossed over the intensity of the affair between the Notorious B.I.G. and his rap protégé Lil Kim, whom he was seeing while married to R&B star Faith Evans, no one can forget how the sparks flew in this crowded romance. As Evans detailed in her 2008 memoir Keeping the Faith, things got physical when she caught Kim in bed with her hubby. That was neither the first, nor the last, altercation between the pair.
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