Birth Name: Lolita Shanté Gooden
Birth Place: Queens, New York
Years Active: 1984–1994, 2000, 2009–present
Genres: Hip Hop
Roxanne Shanté (born Lolita Shanté Gooden on November 9, 1969) is an American hip-hop pioneer. Born and raised in the Queensbridge Projects, Shanté first gained attention through the Roxanne Wars and her association with the Juice Crew.
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