Mike Madriaga 9:30 a.m., May 25
Genre: Hip-Hop & Rap
RIYL: Drake, Ciara, 50Cent, Kanye West, Mike Posner, Lady Gaga, Nelly, Ashanti, Dago Braves, Crooked I
Inception: San Diego, 2003
Influences: Queen Latifah, Missy Elliot, Lil Kim, Mary J.Blidge, Da Brat,Too Short, P.Diddy, Jay Z, Snoop Dogg, LL Cool J, Notorious, Tupac, Busta Rhymes, E-40
Lady Xplicit, born of Navajo and African-American heritage, is a San Diego MC and CEO of Strictly Business Records. She released her first solo album It Comes Natural in 2009, followed by Cali Girl in 2010.
The latter album earned her Native American Music Awards 2010 nominations for Best Female Artist, Best Hip Hop/Rap Artist, and Best Single.