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Shay D

is a rapper, spoken word poet, youth worker and presenter on Itch FM. Her love of hip hop and social mindfulness has allowed her to marry her artforms into everyday working life.
She runs a live music night called Lyrically Challenged that offers a platform to upcoming and unsigned artists.
She has a mixtape and EP out and is currently working on a solo album after releasing a collaborative album launched at the Jazz Cafe with her collective, The LC Collective in May.
To book Shay D for any projects please email or use the contact page.

Latest Videos




Featured in Channel 4 documentary for Women In Hip Hop!

I am so excited that Channel 4 have commisioned a documentary on all the work we have done with Lyrically Challenged to create a bigger platform for Women In Hip…

Writing Workshops for Young People

IN PARLIAMENT! 15th November.. to sign up 13-19 year olds limited spaces left, email with your FULL NAME, DATE OF BIRTH, EMAIL and CONTACT NUMBER. You will receive a…

So What You’re A Man?!! Video Out!!

“So What” Video Out Now!!

Peforming at Southbank!

I cant wait to do a set with the LC girls at Southbank Centre for Womens Week! We will be in the main foyer doing poetry and our hip hop…

Nail Art Meets Rap

I met with a very talented artist Phe Davies and we are going to be running workshops for girls empowering them through expression! This will be fused with International Womens…

Collaboration with Royal Opera House!

I am pleased to be working with amazing talent and 75 young people for the Royal Opera House! We are creating a full production mixing genres with rap and classical,…

We on BBC Three Fresh!!

            We are featured on BCC Three Fresh Upcoming Talent for their Short Film Segment!! We are expressing our intentions with our music and what…

Interviewing for!!

I am pleased to be the new presenter for the UKs Number 1 Place for Hip Hop!! I had the pleasure of interviewing Gavlyn from LA!!

A Little Bit Of Shay D – Download/Listen Now!!

A Little Bit Of Shay D – Mixed by DJ Shorty by Shay D

Artist of The Month – Guestlist Network Paper

We are really honoured to be artist of the month in London’s Events Newspaper!! Check our article out!! We are on page 22!! Artist of the Month