A Showcase of Transgender Artists, Musicians, Writers and Performers

Trans-Genre Artists
tagged as ‘Hip Hop’

My Parents Favorite Music

Steffeny “Steffo” Messinger refers to her pseudonym/moniker “My Parents Favorite Music” for the video game and pop culture influenced songs she writes, produces, and records independently. Releasing albums as pieces of the map to a mysterious island, she tours the country bringing clever wordplay and a colorful presence to her musical adventure, and every listener is… Read More »


Cephalophore is an alternative hip-hop project consisting of a transgendered woman and a cisgendered man.  I am the woman.  My name is Nancy, my rap name is Porpoise BM.  I was born and raised in Fort Wayne Indiana, and my path to spiritual and self awareness has led me through countless dark nights of pain… Read More »

Heidi Barton Stink

Heidi Barton Stink is a transgender HipHop artist based out of Minneapolis. She writes and performs positive HipHop with an emphasis on social justice and trans and queer rights. A talented performer and wordsmith, she is a rising star in the world of independent rap. She has free music to download (The Familiar Pattern EP)… Read More »


Metahuman aka Kalil Cohen began recording and interpreting the world around him at the age of 5, with meticulously detailed travel journals of family trips. With an insatiable drive to make sense of life through rhythm and rhyme, Metahuman soon began self-publishing his poetry, although his grandmother was his only customer for some time.  Many… Read More »


Wordz the poet emcee, has reigned humbly for many years amongst the ranking lords of Philly’s underground Hip Hop movement. As a true lyricist, conscious of the philosophical and creative energies of the Gods and Goddesses of ancient HipHop Kulture, he is as authentic as emcees are born. The foundation of the name- Wordz- embodies… Read More »