DEREK HOUGH

DANCING WITH THE STARS – DEREK HOUGH AND LIL’ KIM — Born Kimberly Denise Jones, Lil’ Kim is a Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum rapper, singer, actress and fashion icon. She is one of three female rappers to have a No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 hit with 2001’s “Lady Marmalade,” featuring Christina Aguilera, Pink and M?a. As an actress she appeared on television shows such as “Moesha” and “The Game,” and on her own reality series, “Countdown to Lockdown,” which had the highest-rated premiere in BET’s history. On film she has appeared in “Zoolander,” “She’s All That,” “Juwanna Man” and “You Got Served.” She’s currently working on her fifth studio album, expected to be released in 2009. Lil’ Kim teams with reigning champ Derek Hough, who returns for his fourth season. (ABC/CRAIG SJODIN)