Tag: RIP

  • Shaky Shawn: Going Home

    Shaky Shawn: Going Home

    Shaky Shawn, Chicago rapper, believed that collaboration would improve the music scene for Black performers. She was proud of being an independent rapper, but clearly understood that a label could propel an artist to a wider audience. Shaky, known also as Ashanti Wright, was a victim of gun violence; the second woman killed in the…