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Nani Castle from Strong Island New York

Posted in Female Mc's, N.Y., Nani Castle, Stapleton, Staten Island, Who you Reppin with tags , , , , , , , on May 17, 2015 by generalnyc

Stapleton, Staten Island, NYC

Nani Castle

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Cosmopolitan 8 Latina Rappers Whose Music You Have To Hear

Posted in Baltimore, Bia Landrau, Boston, Chile, Dallas, DC, DMV, Female Mc's, Ft. Worth, Houston, Leimert Park, Longview, MA, Maluca Mala, Maryland, MTV IGGY, Nani Castle, NITTY SCOTT MC, Stapleton, Texarkana, Texas, Washington D.C., Who you Reppin, Zuzuka Poderosa with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 28, 2015 by generalnyc

Credit: Cosmopolitan By Raquel Reichard

8 Latina Rappers Whose Music You Have To Hear

Think “Latinas in hip-hop,” and you’re more likely to conjure up images of curvaceous video vixens than rappers slaying it — but the truth is Latinos have existed in hip-hop from its inception. In fact, as hip-hop scholar Raquel Z. Rivera reminds us in her book New York Ricans From the Hip-Hop Zone, the music and dance bears as much resemblance to African-American styles like blues and jazz as it does to Puerto Rican musical forms like bomba and plena. Ultimately, hip-hop culture is inherently Puerto Rican culture.

More than four decades after its genesis, Latinas of various national and cultural identities have also been a part of hip-hop. From rappers like Con’t  http://www.cosmopolitan.com/entertainment/music/news/a37940/8-latina-rappers-who-are-killing-it/

1. Nitty Scott, MC

2. Zuzuka Poderosa

3. Bia Landrau

 

4. Nani Castle

5. Snow Tha Product

6. Danay Suárez

7. Aye Yo Smiley

8. Maluca Mala

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