MC Lyte

MC Lyte

 

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MC Lyte (born Lana Michelle Moorer; October 11, 1970)[3] is an American rapper who first gained fame in the late 1980s, becoming the first solo female rapper to release a full album with 1988's critically acclaimed Lyte as a Rock.[4] She has long been considered one of hip-hop's pioneer feminists.[5][6][7]

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Highlights10

Money on My Mind
Song
Money on My Mind is a song by musical artist MC Lyte, released on December 15, 2017.
Civil Brand
 
Civil Brand is a 2002 feature film written by Preston A.
Cold Rock a Party
 
"Cold Rock a Party" is the lead single released from MC Lyte's fifth studio album, Bad As I Wanna B.
Keep On Keepin' On
 
"Keep On, Keepin' On" is a single by MC Lyte featuring Xscape from the Sunset Park soundtrack.

Photos - MC Lyte746

People Recently Photographed with MC Lyte21

Popular Albums15

Album Appearances & References42

Popular Songs14

Song Appearances & References6

Musical Groups1

Films2

Minor Film Appearances & References11

TV Shows10

Video Game References1

Collaborators & Influencers27

Other Music-Related Relationships4

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships1

Awards & Nominations3

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Videos34

Spotify - Albums & Singles35

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles9

MC Lyte honored Women’s History Month on the New York House floor
  –  March 16, 2018
Rapper Craig Mack, who was the first artist signed to Sean ... These extraordinary “femcees”, “along with legendary pioneers like Queen Latifah, MC Lyte and Salt-n-Pepa shattered Hip Hop’s glass ceiling with their skill, talent and lyrical ...
MC Lyte guest stars on S.W.A.T., Stunning Fast and Furious action draws fans to TV show
  –  January 18, 2018
S.W.A.T. is offering a familiar face to viewers on Thursday night. The CBS TV show is going to catch some viewers by surprise as the guest star is iconic rapper MC Lyte. Yes, that’s right – MC Lyte is kicking it with the S.W.A.T. team. If you are ...
MC Lyte guest stars on S.W.A.T., Stunning Fast and Furious action draws fans to TV show
  –  January 18, 2018
Yes, that’s right – MC Lyte is kicking it with the S.W.A.T. team. If you are scratching your head wondering who this is famous rapper, then you might be a little too young to remember this music icon. MC Lyte is a well-known an American rapper who ...
MC Lyte honored Women’s History Month on the New York House floor
  –  March 16, 2018
Rapper Craig Mack, who was the first artist signed to Sean “Diddy” Combs’ Bad Boy label, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 46. Mack, who along with the Notorious B.I.G., were Puffy’s premiere acts’ 1994 smash hit “Flava in Ya Ear” was the ...
Interview: Lady Sanity
  –  March 16, 2018
Inspired by artists like Lauryn Hill, MC Lyte and Missy Elliot, her dynamic has flow caught the attention of many platforms, including the MOBO Help Musicians Fund – a new initiative set up by MOBO and Help Musicians UK to assist new artists in ...
Durham producer named to Kennedy Center Hip Hop Council
  –  March 7, 2018
Other members of the council include Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Common, Fab 5 Freddy, Grant Hill and MC Lyte.LL Cool J, another member of the council, was the first rapper to be a Kennedy Center Honors recipient. Q-Tip from A Tribe Called Quest was named ...
Alabama man is a legendary, globe-trotting DJ -- and a full-time postal worker
  –  February 23, 2018
It's in that getup that he returns to his real-life passion and a reputation of being a pioneering contributor to the hip-hop music industry as a longtime tour DJ for rap queen MC Lyte. Perhaps even more impressive is the fact he's spent 25 years keeping ...
A "We Love New York" Desert Island Disco
  –  February 9, 2018
As 6 Music shows its love for New York, Block9 (those dudes behind the NYC Downlow disco at Glastonbury) choose tunes from Billie Holiday, MC Lyte, Tuff Jam and more. He says: "Well we heard you were doing a New York City special this weekend and thought ...
MC Lyte guest stars on S.W.A.T., Stunning Fast and Furious action draws fans to TV show
  –  January 18, 2018
S.W.A.T. is offering a familiar face to viewers on Thursday night. The CBS TV show is going to catch some viewers by surprise as the guest star is iconic rapper MC Lyte. Yes, that’s right – MC Lyte is kicking it with the S.W.A.T. team. If you are ...

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