Evolution of MC Lyte

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How Lana Became Lyte

Born Lana Michelle Moorer in Brooklyn, New York, MC Lyte made history by becoming the first solo female rapper to release a full studio album in the '80s. Today, she’s an actress, a voiceover talent and brand. Here’s a look at the career and evolution of a tremendous talent — MC Lyte.

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