Atlanta rapper Mulatto sat down with DSHH amidst her nomination of Best New Hip Hop Artist at the 2020 BET Hip Hop Awards. Mulatto is also slated to perform.
The 2020 BET Hip Hop Awards premieres Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at 9:00 PM ET/PT.
Mulatto had a breakthrough moment in 2019 with the release of her boldly-titled single, “Bitch from da Souf.” The record was a huge success and quickly racked up views and streams.
Also- the single earned gold certification and the rapper received her first plaque. Mulatto is the first solo female rapper from Atlanta with a gold plaque. She was quoted as saying, “I just made history!!!”
Today the artist is looking to go beyond music. Mulatto stated, “I don’t want to rap forever..”. During the exclusive interview with DSHH, she mentions her desire to gain more acting roles. She also broke down and named some of the artists who inspire her and her sound.
Rapper, actor, producer, philanthropist, and founder of the iconic hip hop label No Limit Records, Master P is the recipient of the 2020 “I Am Hip Hop” Award. Comedy supergroup 85 South (Karlous Miller, DC Young Fly, and Chico Bean) are serving as co-host of the annual show.
Here Are The Nominees For The BET Hip Hop Awards
Nominees include DaBaby leading the pack with 12 nominations followed by Roddy Ricch with 11. Megan Thee Stallion and Drake are tied for the third-highest nominations with eight each. Other top nominees include Future with six nods and Lil Baby with four nominations. Beyoncé, DJ Khaled, Travis Scott, and Mustard each have three nominations.
Things are also heating up with a jam-packed, lineup of performers set to take the stage including 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Burna Boy, Chris Martin, City Girls, Gucci Mane, Jhené Aiko, Lil Baby, Quavo, Tobe Nwigwe, and Ty Dolla $ign.