Throughout history, many important movements have omitted the significant contributions of women. History simply became his-story. The same is true in hip-hop, a genre that is historically and largely dominated by men. Within a year's time, Shante was at the Sundance Film Festival with a critically acclaimed movie about battling both on and off the mic. Hip-hop was born in New York City. It was a powerful, unforgettable and game-changing rebuttal to UTFO's " Roxanne, Roxanne ," a song about a woman named Roxanne who ignored the group's advances. She gave the guys what they dished out but with a woman's touch.
The film Roxanne Roxanne is a dramatization of Shante's life. She lived with her mother and sisters in Queens, New York. She started rapping at the age of nine and changed her name from Lolita to Roxanne at fourteen. Magic , and record producer Marley Marl outside the Queensbridge housing project.
At just before 2 a. There was nothing slick about it: no hook or melody over the crunchy boom-bap beat -- just four straight minutes of rhyming from an MC who called herself Roxanne. He couldn't have been more wrong. Her hair is in a polished pouf echoing her formerly signature ponytail, and she wears a pink floral sweater and black leather leggings -- a sophisticated look punctuated with one hint at her heyday: a gold chain with a pendant of a man performing cunnilingus. These supporters would front the entry fee, and her mother would give them a commission after she inevitably won. She was still in middle school, and regularly winning against older boys -- and men.
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