Better known as "Pepa" of the all-female rap trio Salt-N-Pepa. The group is best known for their hit song 'Let's Talk About Sex,' which went certified gold and peaked at #13 on the US Charts in 1991.
She met Cheryl 'Salt' James while studying nursing at Queensborough Community College.
She was a cast member on VH1's 'The Surreal Life' in 2005.
She paved the way for successful female rappers like Da Brat.