|Also known as||3 Little Women, 3LDub, 2LW|
|Origin||Newark, New Jersey, U.S.|
|Genres||R&B, hip hop, hip hop soul|
So So Def (2003-2007)
|Associated acts||Lil' Wayne, Jermaine Dupri, The Cheetah Girls, Loon, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Yo Gotti, Yung Joc|
|Past members||Adrienne Bailon (1999–2007)|
Kiely Williams (1999–2007)
Naturi Naughton (1999–2002)
Jessica Benson (2002–2007)
3LW (Three Little Women) were an American girl group. The group consist of Naturi Cora Maria Naughton, born May 20, 1984, Adrienne Eliza Bailon, born October 24, 1983, Kiely Alexis Williams, born July 9, 1986. The band formed in 1999 in Newark, New Jersey.
In August 2002, Naturi Naughton announced that she had been forced out of 3LW. Before the year's end, the ladies held various auditions in Atlanta, Los Angeles and New York[disambiguation needed] in search of a third member. Jessica Benson made the cut and joined 3LW in December. The group disbanded in 2007.
Members[change | change source]
- Adrienne Bailon - born Adrienne Eliza Bailon on October 24, 1983, Manhattan, New York, U.S.
- Kiely Williams - born Kiely Alexis Williams on July 9, 1986, Alexandria, Virginia, United States
- Naturi Naughton - born Naturi Cora Maria Naughton on May 20, 1984, East Orange, New Jersey
- Jessica Benson - born in 1988, Severn, Maryland
Discography[change | change source]
Awards and nominations[change | change source]
|2001||Soul Train Music Award Win for "Best New R&B or Hip-Hop Artist"|
|Soul Train Music Award Win for "Album of the Year"|
|BET Award Nominated for Best Female Group|
|2002||BET Award Nominated for Best Female Group|
|2003||BET Award Nominated for Best Female Group|