0:52 Growing Up Rebellious
3:01 Harlem Ways
4:23 Getting Into Music
5:53 On The Making Of “Icey”
6:37 5 Words Describing The Album
“I’m not trying to step over anybody, I’m not trying to compete with anybody,” says Harlem rapper Melii. “When you focus on somebody else, you’re not elevating yourself.” Do not mistake her humble tone for meekness. The young Dominicana who made waves with the viral hit “Icey” and landed a deal with Interscope Records can be heard on the track “B*tch I can’t help that your p***y trash!.” During a recent visit to MASS APPEAL HQ, Melii spoke on her rebellious youth in Harlem, her creative insights, and where she’s going next. “Check out the latest episode of Open Space right now.
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