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Queen Latifah turns 50: See her evolution

Queen Latifah (Getty Images)

Queen Latifah is music and film royalty, having garnered an Emmy and a Grammy win, plus an Oscar nomination.

Now the star is turning 50, turning the page into the next chapter of her illustrious career.

Queen Latifah shows off her flashy glasses in 1989. (Getty Images)
Queen Latifah poses in front of the Empire State Building in 1989. (Getty Images)
Playing a game of celebrity softball in 1994. (Getty Images)
Wearing a red suit to the American Music Awards in 1995. (Getty Images)
Showing off her beige leather outfit at the Billboard Music Awards in 1998 (Getty Images)
Arriving to the Soul Train Awards in 2001 (Getty Images)
Getting nuzzled by her “Chicago” co-star Richard Gere in 2002 (Getty Images)
Visiting “TRL” in 2005 (Getty Images)
Wearing a blond wig to the “Hairspray” premiere in 2007 (Getty Images)
Wearing all white in 2007 (Getty Images)
Smiling on the Grammys stage in 2014 (Getty Images)
Most recently pictured at the NBA All-Star Game in February of 2020 (Getty Images)