Eve also has four stepchildren through [email protected] Fast-paced hip hop rap and lyrics, with the combined old school edge of Queen Latifah and the sex appeal of Lil'Kim Being the only female rapper in the Ruff Ryders Blow Ya'Mind Terri (Barbershop), Rosa Sparks (Whip It), Shelley Williams (Eve)She began self-decribing herself as a 'Pitbull in a skirt.' This description quickly caught on.Stevie J (Steven Jordan) first rose to fame as a member of Bad Boy Records' "Hitmen" roster of in-house producers and writers during the 1990s. Jordan went on to win a Grammy Award for production work on Combs' No Way Out album, most notably the Notorious B. In the summer of 1997, three of the aforementioned Stevie J-produced records (I'll Be Missing You, Mo Money Mo Problems, and Honey) topped the Billboard Hot 100 consecutively from the chart weeks of June 14 through September 27, 1997.The press responded by endlessly repeating her self–description as a "pit bull in a skirt." Actually, she was striking a balance compared to other female rappers. "It established her persona—sexy but not pornographic, in your face but somewhat introspective," wrote Christopher John Farley in Time, while Newsweek 's Ali described her as "playing as tough as the boys, but with a stealthy female elegance. As a kid, she toured Philadelphia talent shows in the all–girl singing group Dope Girl Posse, but switched to rapping at the age of 13. p=amg&uid=UIDSUB040312131553210342&sql=B5m5tk6ax9kr0 (March 6, 2004). "I did any talent show, ever," she told Rolling Stone 's Touré. If I won last week, [I'd be] back." She and her friend, Jennifer Pardue, performed as the rap duo Edjp (which stood for Eve of Destruction Jenny–Poo and was pronounced Egypt) as teenagers. And I leave can't get none of your gifts back Take your car Have you calling cabbies just to get home And when you all alone Don't wanna hear you ring my phone That's right, baby act right Got no time for the bullshit Cause I'mma have my niggas running at your door to bust Don't try to duck, you and that bitch with a full clip Come on [Stevie J] One night back in July She was standing outside the club So fly she caught my eye But you know that was not enough I tried to get closer to shorty But wifey had peeped my game She looked at her funny They had words And I was the one to blame 1 - It started out one day Coming on a rainy day The sooner I do it, she never even stood a chance More will come, but there's only one champion She was out for the count again It took about one hour later I started to make my move Out on the dancefloor When wifey returned she was through from powder room She saw me, freaking the same way I do When I dance with her And maybe if I would have played the right cards She wouldn't be hurt Repeat 1 I'm sorry for doing you wrong I know that I have been a fool for too long But if you choose to go away Girl I feel that you should know I really wanna change I changed, girl I have changed [Eve] Hey what I look like, a child?
Jordan produced their lead single "Only You" featuring The Notorious B. Jordan also co-wrote the 2001 hit single "Let Me Blow Ya Mind" for Eve, who he was dating at the time.Rapper, actress, and fashion designer Born Eve Jihan Jeffers, November 10, 1978, in Philadelphia, PA; daughter of Jerry Jeffers (a chemical–plant supervisor) and Julie Wilcher (a medical publishing–company supervisor).Joined Ruff Ryder hip–hop collective, 1998; appeared on Bulworth soundtrack, 1998; appeared on compilation Ryde or Die Vol."I didn't want to have a regular life—have a baby, get a boyfriend, get married. I just wanted to do things," she told Christian Wright in Allure. Eve moved to Los Angeles, California, and adopted the stage name Eve of Destruction.