Legendary Rapper Yolanda “Yo-Yo” Whitaker

A true icon of hip-hop, Yo-Yo has left an indelible mark on the industry with her powerful lyrics and empowering messages. As a pioneering female rapper, Yo-Yo’s presence resonates as a symbol of strength and authenticity. Her ability to fuse advocacy with artistry has made her an inspiration for countless artists and fans alike. As a co-host of the Universal Hip Hop Gala, Yo-Yo’s dynamic energy and deep connection to the culture will infuse the evening with a sense of history and innovation.