Saturday, 6 July 2013

Meet 16-year-old Canadian-Nigerian Girl Who Created Beat for Jay-Z’s New Album (Photo & Video)

Ebony Oshunrinde, a 16-year old Canadian-Nigerian girl, known as WondaGurl, has been listed in the credits for Jay-Zs new album, Magna Carta Holy Grail. Ebony, who resides in Brampton, southern Ontario, was credited for the track ‘Crown’. “It’s a really good feeling. I want to show young people that they can do it. Anybody can be successful. It doesn’t matter where you’re from” the elated beat maker expressed her delight on being featured by one of the greatest rapper in the world.

The teenage self-taught producer is reported to have started making her own beats after watching a video showing Jay-Z and mega producer Timbaland working in the studio together on the album. “It inspired me and I wanted to do the exact same thing that he did,” she said.  Continue to watch the video of her story ...

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