WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA –
“…When I first glanced at the LA Pride lineup and spotted Cupcakke’s name, I knew she would be one of my highlights of the whole two-day event. Yet another young artist on the lineup, hailing from Chicago, Cupcakke has made a name for herself due to the explicit and sexual nature of her lyrics. With titles like “Deepthroat” and “Vagina”, Cupcakke doesn’t refrain from telling you exactly what she thinks.
Throughout the whole performance, I couldn’t help but laugh at the shocked faces of the security guards nearby and the sign language interpreters that had to essentially act out many of the sexual things she rapped about. Don’t let Cupcakke’s shock value fool you; her 2016 mixtape “Cum Cake” was #23 on Rolling Stone’s “Best Rap Albums of 2016” list. She uses her songs to empower women and the LBGTQ community, inspiring them to stand strong and speak their minds.
Recently she re-worked Lil Nas X’s viral hit, “Old Town Road” into “Old Town Hoe”, accompanied by an explicit video, in typical Cupcakke fashion. As one of the female rappers to look out for, Cupcakke did everything but disappoint…”