The Break Presents: Tink

Chicago up-and-comer Tink is quickly rising as the top female MC from around the way. Here’s what you need to know about the indie rap star.—Briana Cheng

Standout: “Kilo” Featuring Lil Bibby & Lil Herb

Also check out: “Molly Love”

And: “Money Money” Featuring Mikey Dollaz

Name: Trinity Home

Age: 18

Hometown: Calumet city

I grew up listening to: SWV, TLC, Nicki Minaj, and Wayne.

Most people don’t know I: I used to make beats when I was younger.

My style’s been compared to: That of Lauryn Hill as of lately because of my singing and deep messages in certain songs.

My standout records and/or moments to date have been: “Bonnie,” “Fingers Up,” and “Molly Love.”

My goal in Hip-Hop is: To create a whole new lane or sound. By singing and rapping! I want to have my own label someday too.

I’m gonna be the next: Drake.. But the female version [Laughs].

To check out more of my music go to: Follow me on Twitter (@Official_Tink) and my website.

  • Thabeastwithin West

    Chicago

  • iamhiphop

    Her sound is cool; I can see her moving some units with the right team surrounding her. But umm, I don’t see the Lauryn Hill comparison at all. And singing/rapping is far from a new lane.