Young M.A #WeAreEverywhere

She started rapping when she was 9.

Ooouuu was her official debut single and rose to #19 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.

She is Puerto Rican and Jamaican.

Brooklyn Chiraq went viral after Boyce Watkins said it had “violent, negative, genocidal energy”,

When she came out as a lesbian she told Vogue: “I held in being sexually attracted to women for so long that once I got that out of me, the music became easy.”

Body Bag was declared a YouTube hit by Rolling Stone.

She worked at T.J. Maxx to fund her studio work.

She has been widely remixed and sampled by French Montana and other hip hop and rap artists.

MTV called her mixed tape Sleep Walkin “ [a]thoughtful debut project”.