MC Lyte is an entrepreneur who was born in New York City, U.S. in 11/10/1970 and is now 53 years old. MC Lyte has a net worth of $9 Million.
What is MC Lyte Net Worth?
MC Lyte's net worth is 9 Million.
How old is MC Lyte?
MC Lyte is 53 years old.
What is MC Lyte Birthday?
MC Lyte's birthday is 11/10/1970.
What is MC Lyte Zodiac Sign?
MC Lyte's zodiac sign is Libra.
What is MC Lyte's Real Birth Name?
MC Lyte's real birth name is Lana Michele Moorer .
Where is MC Lyte's Birthplace?
MC Lyte's birthplace is New York City, U.S..
How Tall is MC Lyte?
MC Lyte height is 5'4''.
What is MC Lyte Nationality?
MC Lyte nationality is United States.
What are MC Lyte's Professions?
MC Lyte's professions are DJ, Entrepreneur, Rapper.
Who is MC Lyte's Spouse(s)?
John Wyche (m. 2017; div. 2023)
Who is MC Lyte?
Lana Michele Moorer (born October 11, 1970), better known by her stage name MC Lyte, is an American rapper, DJ, and entrepreneur. Considered one of the pioneers of female rap Lyte first gained fame in the late 1980s, becoming the first solo female rapper to release a full album with 1988’s critically acclaimed Lyte as a Rock. She released a total of eight solo studio albums (2015’s Legend being her latest) and an EP with Almost September.
With songs like “Cha Cha Cha”, “Paper Thin”, “10% Dis”, “Ruffneck” (with which she became the first female solo rapper to achieve a gold certification)] and “Poor Georgie”, MC Lyte became a pioneering figure in hip hop and has been cited as an influence to many female rap figures. She has also had collaborations with mainstream artists such as Sinéad O’Connor, Janet Jackson, Brandy, Xscape, Will Smith, Mary J. Blige, Jay-Z, Moby, Aerosmith, Beyoncé and will.i.am. In addition to her career as a rapper, she has worked in parallel as voiceover talent for various events, writer, DJ and has starred in various roles in film and television. In 2022 has her directional debut with the short film Break Up In Love. Lyte has also worked with several charities, including her own foundation, Hip Hop Sisters.
MC Lyte was recognized for her career with the “I Am Hip Hop” Icon Lifetime Achievement from the BET Hip Hop Awards and was honored at the VH1 Hip Hop Honors. In September 2016 she was awarded with the W. E. B. Du Bois Medal, Harvard University’s highest honor in the field of African and African-American studies.