Welcome to the NEW School: a new Generation of Nigerian Female Emcees

The history of hip hop has often positioned women at a marginalized orientation. However, this playlist shows that times are changing.

CHika – “Balencies”

Jane Chika Oranika, better known as her stage name Chika, is a 23 year old upcoming female MC from Montgomery, Alabama born to Nigerian immigrants. 

MC CAro – “Pull UP”

Liberian artist MC Caro started her rap journey in the underground scene of Liberia.  As a Monrovia native, Caro masterfully fits into Liberia’s native style

“Revelation” – JB D’ General

JB D’ General, born James K.  Williams, is a 31 year old Liberian rapper who makes up half of the HipCo duo Soul Fresh. JB

Scientific- “2020 Touch Down”

Samuel Sonnyboy Tubman, better known as his stage name Scientific, is a Ghanaian based, Liberian rapper and songwriter.  Scientific was born in Bong County, Liberia