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Roxanne Shanté On Current State Of Female MC's, Life After Hip Hop & 'Roxanne, Roxanne' [VIDEO]

Roxanne Shanté made a huge dent in the world of hip hop in 1984 after releasing a response record to UTFO's "Roxanne, Roxanne" titled "Roxanne's Revenge."

At the age of 16, she became the first mainstream female MC, and rose to the top very quickly at a young age.

Her story has recently become a biopic on Netflix called Roxanne, Roxanne which breaks down her story including the struggles with her mother, relationships, and even finding Nas.

Watch the full interview with Ebro in the Morning below.

Just For Kicks stay and watch the famous "Roxanne's Revenge" video.