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Artist Preview: CupcakKe

Not since 2 Live Crew and the early 2000s southern rap movement has an artist so sexually explicit gained major recognition like the Chicago rapper CupcakKe, otherwise known as Elizabeth Eden Harris.

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Artist Preview: CHIKA

Jane Oranika (otherwise known as the internet rapper Chika) is on the come up.In only 16 months, the multi talented artist (boasting skills in poetry and visual art), has made sharp buzz around Twitter with her short freestyles that not only take on Beyonce’s ‘’Ego’’ challenge but a rap rework of Ed Sheeran’s The Shape Of You that blew up around the internet.

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5 Reasons to see Chika at Flyover Fest

Jane Oranika, otherwise known Chika, is a 21 year old rapper, singer and songwriter. A Montgomery, Alabama native and the daughter of Nigerian immigrants, Chika began singing at the age of two, learned piano at eight and guitar at the age of 11. She began writing poems when she was 12 and three years later began her singing career.

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Talent Profile: She's All Fat

“It freaks me out how there’s a pushback on talking about race in fat-positive and plus-size spaces. It’s like people expect me to say, ‘On this day I’m fat, on this day I’m a lady, on this day I’m black.’ I’m all of those things every day. As feminists, we need to use our intersectionality muscle to talk about race. We place a great emphasis on being as intersectional as possible.”

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