By InStyle Staff
Updated Jan 13, 2012 @ 3:05 pm
Queen Latifah
Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images; Michael Ochs/Getty Images

Queen Latifah’s latest feel-good flick Joyful Noise hits theaters today! In celebration of her new movie, take a look back at her transformation. See her evolve from rap royal to beloved movie star in the gallery now!