After she left home at the age of sixteen, Williams hitchhiked her way to Colorado, earning money by crocheting string bikinis.
She followed with the albums Kommander of Kaos 1986 and Deffest! On her 50th birthday, the council of Asbury Park, New Jersey renamed the street on which she grew up Wendy Williams Way.
Share Layering up, the blonde bombshell also donned a green printed kaftan and accessoried with a black baseball cap that covered her tousled golden locks.
Ironically Wendy used to be a fan of fur, but has since forgone wearing the animal skin.