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YoYo

Friday, Septmember 27th, 10:00pm to 2:00am
MBA Live®

YoYo aka Yolanda Whitaker is a Grammy-nominated rapper and actress best known for classic rap hits like “Canʼt Play With My YoYo,” “The Bonnie & Clyde Theme” with Cube and “I Wanna Be Down” with Brandy, Queen Latifah and MC Lyte. She is a for one of the #1 nationally radio show ‘for women of colorʼ, Café Mocha, alongside Loni Love & Angelique Perrin.

With more than 25 years in the music business, Yo-Yoʼs professional journey was recently featured on TV Oneʼs marquee franchise, “Unsung.” The Compton, Calif.-native—who has consistently toured throughout the years.

A feminist and community crusader, YoYo is working to empower young people with her youth program, YoYoʼs School of Hip-Hop. YoYoʼs program operates in both Los Angeles, California and Park, Michigan. The mission is to help educate youths within the community about dance, music, and learning how to compose and perform powerful messages in rap music.