9MC Lyte – Net worth – $8 million
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Born on October 11, 1970, MC Lyte first gained fame in the late 1980’s, becoming the first solo female rapper to release a full album, entitled ‘Lyte as a Rock’.
Best known for her hits ‘Cha Cha Cha’, ‘Cappucino’, ‘Keep On, Keepin’ On’, and ‘Cold Rock a Party’ featuring Missy Elliott, MC Lyte was seen on the big screen, making her debut in the 1993 movie ‘Fly by Night’.
Also, she appeared in several other movies, such as 1999 ‘A Luv Tale’, 2000 ‘Train Ride’, 2002 ‘Civil Brand’ and 2003 ‘Playa’s Ball’.
What you don’t know about the rapper is that she is the founder of Hip Hop Sisters Foundation, the President of entertainment firm Sunni Gyrl Inc., and an honorary member of Sigma Gamma Rho sorority.