5 Questions with Jamaruria Phillips

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Shi'Erra Lolar, Yearbook staff member

Jamaruria Phillips 11th, Grade

Involved In- Step Team, AFS, Daddy’s Girls, & SRO.

How did you first start rapping?

I first started rapping when I was 12 years old, and it all started when my uncle Jermaine showed me one of his raps and I found that rapping took me to places I had never been before. It  also helped me overcome my inner struggles.

Out of all the rappers in today’s world who inspires you the most?

Out of today’s rappers the one who inspires me the most would have to be J.Cole, because he comes from a rough background and he speaks nothing but the truth. I feel that the two of us could collaborate one day because we have the same exact mentality.

Since you were in SRO last year what was one of the best moments that you had?

One of my best moments from the show had to be  at the end of my performance when a group of young girls came up to me and asked for my autograph. I was SHOCKED because they said I had inspired them to send a positive message to the world.I was SO excited!

If possible would you take a spot on the Rap Game?

I Haven’t grabbed his attention yet but I believe I have a chance of making it to his show to win the record deal!

Last but not least you have a different variety of clothes in your wardrobe.  Who would you say influences your style? Two of the main people who I would say influence my fashion would have to be Zendaya, and Rihanna. I love the fact that they have the

Two of the main people who I would say influence my fashion would have to be Zendaya, and Rihanna. I love the fact that they have the most simplest clothes even the most basic things look amazing on them. I love the simplicity in the way I dress because it takes me less than 4 mins to get ready.