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The Break Presents: Awkwafina

A lazy critic might pass Awkwafina as a Kreayshawn knockoff, but the Queens, New York, native has much more to offer in her collection of witty concept-driven records and equally humorous visuals. Find out more about the 24-year-old rapper/producer, who has already taken shots at New York City transplants, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and vaginas.

Standout: “My Vag”

Also Check Out: “NYC Bitche$”

And: “Mayor Bloomberg (Giant Margaritas)”

Name: Awkwafina (Nora Lum)

Age: 24

Hometown: Queens, New York

I grew up listening to: Ace Of Base, Necro, Brian Eno and A Tribe Called Quest.

Most people don’t know: I was physically addicted to Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland for PS2.

My style’s been compared to: Daria and Christopher Walken.

My standout records and/or moments to date have been: The moment Asa Akira tweeted a picture of her listening to “My Vag” in her car.

My goal in hip-hop is: To allow for other young women to say it’s okay to do you.

I’m gonna be the next: Swagged-out Teletubby.

To check out more of my music go to:

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