British-Nigerian rapper, singer, Little Simz has beaten Nigerian Rapper, Ladipoe, South African rapper, Nasty C and a host of others to clinch the Best International Flow at the 2021 BET Hip Hop Award.
Simbiatu “Simbi” Abisola Abiola Ajikawo better known by her stage name Little Simz, was recently crowned the winner of the “Best International Flow” category at the recently held 2021 BET Hip Hop Award.
The rapper beat others like Ladipoe (Nigerian), Nasty C(South African) Laylow(France), Xamā (Brazil), and Gazo (France) to clinch the crown.
Little Simz was born in Islington, London to Nigerian parents and is ethnically Yoruba.
Following the release of four mixtapes and five EPs, she released her debut album A Curious Tale of Trials + Persons on 18 September 2015 through her independent label, AGE: 101 Music.
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She released her second studio album Stillness in Wonderland in 2016. Her third studio album Grey Area (2019) won Best Album at both the Ivor Novello Awards and the NME Awards as well as being nominated for the Mercury Prize.
Her fourth album, Sometimes I Might Be Introvert (2021) received critical acclaim.
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