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McDaniels cited Green as a significant influence on the style of rapping associated with the pioneering group. She released her debut LP, Da Baddest Bitchtwo years later, and would forge a career celebrated for its consistency and longevity.
MTV Raps. Her reward? Meeting the wildly popular rap duo Kris Kross. The album went platinum, making her the first female solo rapper to sell one million copies. Ladybug Mecca Ladybug Mecca introduced the world to her slick, impossibly cool rhymes as a member of the seminal jazz-rap group Digable Planets. The group signed to Pendulum Records inand Ladybug, born and raised in Maryland, relocated to Brooklyn to record their debut. Ladybug went on to pursue a solo career after the group disintegrated, releasing the brilliant Trip The Light Fantastic in Bahamadia - Kollage (Vinyl Lady of Rage The entire rap world could be connected in two steps if every segment traced back to Lady of Rage.
She was an integral part of albums from several Death Row Records artists, including Dr. Fantastic article. Theres too much music out there its hard to keep track. Money Store got a mention, but not the others? It really helped to know where to start from.
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