Lana Moorer aka MC Lyte , one of the female pioneers of Hip Hop Music, began rhyming at the age of 12 and began her career in 1986. The release of her first single, “I Cram to Understand U (Sam),” was produced by her older brothers led to her recording contract with First Priority Music. Her debut album, Lyte As a Rock, was released in 1988. In 2009 she was appointed Executive Vice President of DuBose Music Group and is also the flagship artist for the label. As of 2010, she is currently working on her first studio album with DMG.Check out the MC Lyte Classic…”Paper Thin”.