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Nora Lum is better known as Brooklyn rapper Awkwafina. She stands out in the hip-hop world for a number of reasons: she’s a woman, she’s Asian American, and she’s pretty damn talented. If you don’t know her music, do yourself a favor and take a couple of minutes to listen to her song “My Vag.”

Fusion’s Alicia Menendez asked Awkwafina, as an Asian American woman, what she thinks of Iggy Azalea and the changing face of hip hop.

Credit: Cleo Stiller and Noel Marie Laplume

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