Although the film Notorious glossed over the intensity of the love affair between the Notorious B.I.G. and his rap protege 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 book Keeping the Faith: A Memoir, things got physical when she caught Kim in bed with her hubby. That wasn't the first, nor the last, altercation between the pair.
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