On The Rise To FAME Spotlight: Female Rapper – DeJ Loaf – Try Me
Who is Dej Loaf ?? previously a 23-year old ex janitorial worker for the Chrysler plant in Detriot. With a struggling past and coming from a struggling city, this new female rap sensation is definatly on the rise and will bring her city with her. Creating her own identity with freedom of expression added with Detroit city pimpish swag combined with street lyricism, Dej Loaf is becoming an instant success. Her smash hit “Try Me” has the Detriot rapper catching the attention of Diddy and have big rappers like Drake started mentioning her lyrics and even Wiz Khalifa, Remy Ma & More started remixing her song. #SpillThaTea
Dej Loaf – real name Deja Trimble – grew up in the Detroit projects, but had no interest in becoming another statistic. Her father was killed when she was only four years old, so she was raised by her mom, who has always been supportive of her music. Dej’s mom even joined her onstage at her first show in New York City.
Dej just dropped the Sell Soul mixtape and is already getting ready to work on her debut album, set to be released on Columbia Records – home to Beyoncé, John Legend and now, Dej Loaf.
She also has a spot on Eminem’s new track “Detroit Vs. Everybody,” off his two-disc compilation ShadyXV celebrating 15 years of Shady Records, which features a who’s who of the Detroit rap scene: Royce Da 5’9?, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Trick Trick. Read more here.