Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Bianca Shaw is an American Hip-Hop Emcee, Singer, Drummer, and Songwriter who began writing her first raps at 11-years old.
Bianca was inspired by her mother, Portia Shaw, to sing and empowered by Missy Elliot, Erykah Badu, and Beyonce’s authentic and powerful ability to sell music without compromising their artistic and financial control. Inside her music, she values every element of sound and feels you should not limit your creativity to societal standards when discussing genres.
Shaw aims to tell a story so vivid that listeners not only hear her words but envision and feel them as if they were their own. Her latest video, “Bipolar” premiered on Vibe, expressing the raw emotion of feeling unbalanced in a bad romance. In addition to Bianca’s first Album “Guns and Roses,” she has released her latest EP “Exhale” exclusively premiered on Billboard. Some of her collaborations include Taylor Bennett, Twista, and Chance The Rapper. She is currently working on a future project with a variety of artists.
Through her exposure in performances across the country, new music, and recent videos, her fan base has increased and she has gained the respect of other Hip Hop lovers and artists. Bianca Shaw is on the rise to be a Reckoning Force and influence in the music world.