MC LYTE

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MC Lyte was one of the first female rappers to point out the sexism and misogyny that often runs rampant in hip-hop, often taking the subject head on lyrically in her songs and helping open the door for such future artists as Queen Latifah and Missy Elliott. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Lyte began rhyming at the age of 12, which eventually led to a single, "I Cram to Understand U," which led to a recording contract with the First Priority label. MC Lyte's debut full-length, Lyte As a Rock, surfaced in 1988, while a follow-up, Eyes on This, followed a year later. Both discs are considered to be the finest of the rapper's career, especially her sophomore effort, which spawned the hit single "Cha Cha Cha" (peaking at number one on the rap charts) and the anti-violence track "Cappucino." Lyte turned to Bell Biv DeVoe's writers and producers read more...
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Lyte As a RockLyte As a Rock
East/West Records 1990
$13.40
$19.98 (used)
Act Like You KnowAct Like You Know
Explicit Lyrics
Atlantic / Wea 2010
$9.94
$2.49 (used)
Ain't No OtherAin't No Other
Explicit Lyrics
Atlantic / Wea 2010
$9.00
$1.64 (used)
Eyes on ThisEyes on This
Traffic Ent. 2012
$11.98
$16.42 (used)
Bad As I Wanna BBad As I Wanna B
Explicit Lyrics
Elektra / Wea 2010
$8.44
$1.60 (used)
LegendLegend
Omnivore Recordings 2015
$10.78
$9.67 (used)
The Very Best Of Mc LyteThe Very Best Of Mc Lyte
Flashback - Rhino 2009
$13.98 (used)
Very Best OfVery Best Of
Explicit Lyrics
Atlantic/Rhino 2001
$19.95 (used)
Keep on Keepin on / I Cram to Understand YouKeep on Keepin on / I Cram to Understand You
Single
Elektra / Wea 1996
$39.99
$1.95 (used)
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MC LYTE Lyte As A Rock album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lyte As A Rock
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1988
MC LYTE Eyes On This album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Eyes On This
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1989
MC LYTE Act Like You Know album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Act Like You Know
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1991
MC LYTE Ain't No Other album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ain't No Other
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1993
MC LYTE Bad As I Wanna B album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bad As I Wanna B
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1996
MC LYTE Badder Than B Fore : The Remix Album album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Badder Than B Fore : The Remix Album
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1997
MC LYTE Seven & Seven album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Seven & Seven
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 1998
MC LYTE MC Lyte Is Lytro ‎: Da Undaground Heat Vol. 1 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
MC Lyte Is Lytro ‎: Da Undaground Heat Vol. 1
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2003
MC LYTE Lyte : Legend album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lyte : Legend
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2015

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MC LYTE The Very Best Of MC Lyte album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Very Best Of MC Lyte
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2001
MC LYTE Rhyme Masters album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rhyme Masters
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2005

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