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Background information
Also known as 3 Little Women, 3LDub, 2LW
Origin Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Genres R&B, hip hop, hip hop soul
Years active 1999–2007
Labels Epic (1999-2003)
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 in search of a third member. Jessica Benson made the cut and joined 3LW in December. The group disbanded in 2007.



Awards and nominations

Year Award
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
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