Roxanne Shanté

Soundtrack, Actress, Producer

Soundtrack, Actress, Producer


Roxanne Shanté was born on November 9, 1969 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Lolita Shanté Gooden. She has been married to Jabbar Ali since 2017. They have two children.
Birth date
1969-11-09

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackRoxanne Roxanne
(performer: "Roxanne's Revenge (Re-Recorded)", "Runaway", "Round 1 (Roxanne Shante vs. Sparky D)", "Def Fresh Crew", "Payback" - as Roxanne Shante) / (writer: "Roxanne's Revenge (Re-Recorded)", "Runaway", "Round 1 (Roxanne Shante vs. Sparky D)", "Def Fresh Crew", "Payback" - as Lolita Shante Gooden)
2017
SoundtrackMy Golden Days
(performer: "1989 (Just Like Old Times)")
2015
SoundtrackKickin' It Old Skool
(performer: "Go On Girl") / (writer: "Go On Girl")
2007
SoundtrackBeef II
(Video documentary) (performer: "Roxanne's Revenge", "Bite This", "Have a Nice Day")
2004
SoundtrackATV Offroad Fury 2
(Video Game) (performer: "What's Going On?")
2002
SoundtrackMusic of the Heart
(performer: "Roxanne's Revenge") / (writer: "Roxanne's Revenge")
1999
SoundtrackGirls Town
(performer: "Thin Line" - as Roxanne Shante) / (writer: "Thin Line" - as Roxanne Shante)
1996
SoundtrackLean on Me
(performer: "Skeezer") / (writer: "Skeezer")
1989
SoundtrackColors
(performer: "Go Girl" - as Roxanne Shante)
1988
RoleTitleYear
ActressMarley Marl: The Symphony
(Video short) Roxanne Shanté
1989
ActressRick James: Loosey's Rap
(Video short) Roxanne Shanté (singing voice)
1988
RoleTitleYear
ProducerRoxanne Roxanne
(executive producer - as Roxanne Shante)
2017
RoleTitleYear
ThanksBeef
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2003
RoleTitleYear
Self2 Decks, 1 Mic, No Stage
(Documentary) (post-production)
SelfWhy Is We Americans?
(Documentary) Self
2020
SelfUnsung
(TV Series documentary) Self - Roxanne Shante (2020) ... Self - Rick James (2015) ... Self - Millie Jackson (2012) ... Self - Big Daddy Kane (2011) ... Self
2011-2020
SelfHip Hop: The Songs That Shook America
(TV Series documentary) Self - Ladies First: 1989 (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfIran The Blade Barkley 5th King
Self
2018
SelfHip-Hop Evolution
(TV Series documentary) Self - Do the Knowledge (2018) ... Self - The New Guard (2016) ... Self
2016-2018
SelfNas: Time Is Illmatic
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfWay Black When: Primetime
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.6 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfMy Mic Sounds Nice: A Truth About Women and Hip Hop
(TV Short documentary) Self
2010
SelfThe Mo'Nique Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 November 2009 (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfSay My Name
(Documentary)
2009/I
SelfMiss Rap Supreme
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.8 (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfWhite Men Can't Rap
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2005
SelfBeef II
(Video documentary) Self - Recording Artist (as Roxanne Shante)
2004
SelfSisters in the Name of Rap
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1992
SelfRapmania: The Roots of Rap
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1990
SelfBig Fun in the Big Town
(TV Short documentary) Self
1986
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageUntold Stories of Hip Hop
(TV Series) Self - Queen Latifah & Maino (2019) ... Self
2019
Archive footageAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self
2004