9 Things You Need to Know About Lola Monroe


/ July 20, 2012

As the First Lady of Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang, Lola Monroe has been killing the mixtape scene with her remixes of “Goldie,” “Underground Queens” (a feminine twist on Drake’s “Underground Kings”), “Flexin'”; blazing cameos on King Los’ banger “Los,” Trina’s “Bad Bitches (Remix),” and her most accomplished lyrical outing to date, the remix to “Stay Schemin’.” Including her own fully original material like the femme fatale aura of the seductive “Dark Red Lipstick”, her witticism has improved as a writer since her first foray into hip-hop music, but her delivery has always ejected a thrilling mix of vulnerability and validity.

With the buzz growing from her single with Wiz “Getting To It” and another mixtape drop of Pusha T’s “Exodus 23:1″, here are nine facts to know about Monroe as she’ll be a name to recognize in the realm of female emcees (and beyond).