Later in 2007, Latifah released an album titled Trav'lin' Light.Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Joe Sample, George Duke, Christian Mc Bride, and Stevie Wonder made guest appearances.Latifah starred as Khadijah James on the FOX sitcom Living Single, from 1993 to 1998. She then starred in the lead role of Set It Off (1996) and released her fourth album, Order in the Court, in 1998, with Motown Records.Her third album Black Reign (1993), spawned the single "U. Latifah gained mainstream success and acclaim with her performance in the film Chicago (2002), receiving an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.He gave the recording to Fab 5 Freddy, the host of Yo! The song got the attention of Tommy Boy Music employee Dante Ross, who signed Latifah and in 1988 issued her first single, "Wrath of My Madness".
She has appeared in a number of films, such as Bringing Down the House (2003), Taxi (2004), Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2005), Beauty Shop (2005), Last Holiday (2006), Hairspray (2007), Joyful Noise (2012), 22 Jump Street (2014) and Girls Trip (2017).
The talk-show host donned a yellow one-piece swimsuit to venture into the ocean and later returned to a group of chaises to chat and show PDA with her companion.