Mo would also be largely responsible for bringing then-unknown rapper Fabolous to mainstream media attention.
Aside from her work as a solo vocalist, Mo has contributed production and backing vocals to numerous artists' records throughout the years including Nicole Wray, Jay-Z, Tamar Braxton, Gerald Le Vert, Faith Evans, among many others.
But with the rise of another Queens rapper 50 Cent came the fall and demise of Ja Rule’s career.
The "Foolish" singer opened up about their very private breakup during on Friday, Mar. PHOTOS: Celeb couples -- then and now "You aren't together anymore and you said it basically came down to trust," Vieira, 61, said.
A year later, Nelly exclusively told Us Weekly that he was single.
(Nelly has a daughter, Chanel, 21, and a son, Cornell, 16, from a previous relationship.) During the daytime talk show, Ashanti got even more personal when she spoke about a man who's been stalking her since 2003.
In addition to her solo work and collaborative efforts with Missy Elliott, Lil' Mo worked with former associate Ja Rule, with whom she penned chart-topping hits like the Grammy-nominated "Put It on Me" and "I Cry".
Thereafter, Lil' Mo would go on to release four studio albums, eleven music videos and over fourteen hit singles.