Pages Navigation Menu

GET BUILT FROM THE GROUND UP!!

Video: Roxanne Shante Speaks On Netflix Movie & Her Exit From Hip Hop

Video: Roxanne Shante Speaks On Netflix Movie & Her Exit From Hip Hop

Hip Hop legend and female rapper icon Roxanne Shante is a staple of the culture. As a teenager, she took to the task of battling the male rap crew UTFO in response to their hit record, “Roxanne, Roxanne”. Her response “Roxanne’s Revenge” sparked the infamous “Roxanne Wars”, which gave birth to several spin off responses. Part of the legendary, groundbreaking Juice Crew (Marley Marl, Big Daddy Kane. Biz Markie, Kool G Rap, Masta Ace, Craig G, and TJ Swan, respectively) Roxanne’s story is one that is so infamous that it is has been made into a movie. With an exclusive release through Netflix, Shante is ready share that story with the world. She recently was interviewed on ESSENCE NOW and spoke on the biopic, her career in hip hop, and much more. #PRESSPLAY

“Roxanne Shante drops by ESSENCE Now to discuss her new Netflix movie, “Roxanne, Roxanne”, the state of hip-hop freestyles, and what it was like having Biz Markie as a babysitter.”

Looking for Roxanne Shante’s greatest hits? Get it now on Amazon!

Facebook Comments
Liked it? Take a second to support GROUND UP RADIO on Patreon!

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: