London, United Kingdom
Lifetime Achievement Award Winner 2020 & Best Female MC, National Drum & Bass Awards.
Lady MC has been an integral part of the jungle and drum & bass scene since as far back as 1995. Internationally known as one of the first three female MC’s in Jungle Drum & Bass music. She has built a reputation for herself as a well rounded and involved women in all aspects of art and music, which surrounds her life.
Lady MC has had a fascinating career path, with many a twist and turn. Experience of performing in many locations across the world, and with names as diverse as Rebel MC, Westwood, Fabio & Grooverider, and many more. In terms of productions, factor in DJ Krust, Congo Natty, Potential Badboy, Curtis Lynch, Mickey Finn, Darren Jay, S.P.Y to name a few. Has extensive experience in the Eastcoast US market, spending time with hip-hop pioneers such as Afrika Bambaata and Kool DJ Herc. Her experience stretches to the TV arena as well, with prime time exposure on both BBC and Channel 4. In radio terms, Lady MC has found homes on Kool London, Kiss FM, Choice FM, BBC1, and BBC Radio 1 Xtra.
In terms of what makes Lady MC unique, you need to think of four things – voice, lyrics, experience, and versatility. There are no boundaries as far as this Lady is concerned. Her distinctive, clear vocal delivery leaves you in no doubt as to her seriousness, and this is backed up by her conscious lyrics of life and its emotions. Her stories detail where she has been and where she is headed, be they live or on record. No matter the music, Lady MC will sit on the beat all day and all night.
Indeed, this flexibility stretches beyond the microphone imparting her knowledge and love for life and achievement to others and founded an award-winning charity Young Urban Arts Foundation in 2009 empowering young people through music to improve mental health, with TV appearances on ITV, Sky News, BBC London including a Tedx Talk in March 2020, and as a result, naturally, took a break from her own creative endeavors and is now excited to gracefully be back in the zone with a fresh sound, soulful melodies, uplifting lyrics and an exciting EP project forthcoming.