Shawntae Harris, better known by her stage name Da Brat, is an American rapper and actress from Chicago, Illinois. Beginning her career in 1992, her debut album Funkdafied sold one million copies, making her the first female solo rap act to receive a platinum certification, and the second overall female rap act after Salt-N-Pepa. Brat has received two Grammy Award nominations. Some of her most successful songs/features include, "I Think They Like Me", "Funkdafied" and "Loverboy".
|Born:||Shawntae Harris, April 14, 1974, Joliet, Illinois, U.S.|
|Education:||Kenwood Academy, (attended)|
|Home town:||Chicago, Illinois, U.S.|
|Instagram:||Da Brat's Instagram profile|
|Youtube:||Da Brat's Youtube channel|
|IMDb:||Da Brat's IMDb|
About Da Brat
First female solo rapper to release a platinum-selling album, Funkdafied. She later collaborated with artists like Kelly Rowland and Lil Wayne. In 2015, she began co-hosting the Rickey Smiley Morning Show.
Born Shawntae Harris, she played basketball and ran track in high school.
In 1994, she was the first musical guest on the popular Nickelodeon sketch show All That.
She was featured on Missy Elliot's top five single "Sock It 2 Me."
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