“When one lady wins, all of us WIN.”
After six studio albums and twenty years within the sport, Trina is lastly getting the flowers she deserves. The Miami Queen is commonly credited by upcoming female rappers as one of many first ladies in hip hop to “discuss that discuss” and provides the ladies a voice in the game. Yung Miami of the Metropolis Ladies spoke concerning the “Single Once more” rapper’s affect on her life again in 2018. “Trina’s like my God-mom, you understand,” she shared. “Trina grew up like elevating me. Like her and my mother was buddies again within the day.”
Trina performs on the 2017 ESSENCE Pageant – Bennett Raglin/Getty Photos for 2017 ESSENCE Pageant
Latto additionally spoke extremely of the Diamond Princess after she was featured on the Atlanta rapper’s “B*tch From Da South” Remix. “Trin Bean the primary to embrace me on this trade I don’t play bout her,” Latto shared to Instagram. She the realest in my eyes! While you rapping that freak gangsta shit give the baddest b**ch her props @trinarockstarr.”
Now, your entire hip hop trade can provide Trina her flowers as she is the recipient of the “I Am Hip Hop” Award on the 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards. The “Baddest B***” stated of the distinguished honor, “I’m honored to obtain and settle for the 2022 I Am Hip Hop Award introduced by BET. As a legend with over 20 years within the music trade, consistency and unity have contributed to my Rockstarr energy as a femcee. I imagine when one lady wins, whether or not it’s in entrance of the digicam or behind the scenes, all of us WIN. Let’s preserve profitable!”
BET’s EVP, Connie Orlando, sang Trina‘s praises in a press launch, stating, “Trina is a multi-talented hip hop artist who has set cultural developments and continues to be captivated with giving again to her group. She has paved the way in which for a number of artists, and we stay up for honoring her influence and legacy on hip hop’s largest stage, BET Hip Hop Awards 2022.”
This yr’s present can even characteristic performances by Joey Bada$$, N.O.R.E, Pusha T, Armani White, Bleu, EST Gee, GloRilla, Moneybagg Yo and extra. Catch the 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards, hosted by Fat Joe, airing Oct. 4 on BET.