15 Hip Hop Early Pioneers

Sheila E


Sheila E is a Latina-American singer/drummer whose notable collaborations include Prince, Lionel Richie, and more. She fused early hip hop with pop/rock/funk/latin, and jazz influences all together, making her sound original and innovative. She was the only female with a starring role in the Hip Hop classic film “Krush Groove.”

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