We went to the MC's studio in North Carolina to see her creative process firsthand and talk about what community means to her.
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For Rapsody, being a gifted lyricist is a great responsibility.
"We live in a time when words aren't as important," she says. This is something the North Carolina rapper is intent on changing. From the start her music has put wordplay front and center, beginning with an interest in poetry which became an interest in song lyrics. As a child, she would take the booklets out of CD cases to read the words inside.