Kid Sister

Mar
1
Kid Sister Meets Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle and Kid Sister

Elusive comedian Dave Chappelle got his “Right Hand Hi” at Kid Sister’s show at The New Parish in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday night (Feb. 28). The Chicago femcee is currently on tour. Click here for dates.

Dec
28
Kid Sister Says No to Fur in peta2 PSA

Kid Sister for peta2

Kid Sister waves her index finger “N-O” when offered a fur coat in a new ad for peta2, the world’s largest youth-oriented animal rights organization. “Fur?” reads the tagline—“I don’t think so.”

“I don’t wear fur, I don’t want fur,” says the “Right Hand Hi” femcee, whose 6-year-old Sheltie Betsey also appears in the footage, below. Explaining why she decided to team up with the organization, she continues, “Beyond being cruel I think it’s just kind of gross. Just the thought of like, this used to be on a cuddly little… Ugh! So, it was kind of a no-brainer.”

Besides ragging against fur in her interview, Kid Sister raves about her parents’ adopted mutt Sandy. “The best dogs are mixed breed dogs, let me tell you,” she explains. “And that’s just not just ’cause I’m mixed!”

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Dec
23
Kid Sister Diesel Watch Giveaway

Kid Sister and Diesel

Kid Sister is coming down your chimney with a Christmas gift. The Chicago femcee is hooking up one lucky Rap-Up.com reader with a Diesel Raw Color timeframe ($85) for the holidays. Diesel Digitals bring an electric wave of color to your wrist. Kid Sister’s debut album Ultraviolet is in stores now.

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Nov
19
2009 mtvU Woodie Awards

Anna Brothman and Asher Roth

There were no frat parties or kegs, but college favorites Asher Roth (pictured with girlfriend Anna Brothman), Kid Sister, Janelle Monáe, and 88-Keys still crashed the 2009 mtvU Woodie Awards at Roseland Ballroom in New York City on Wednesday (Nov. 18). Clipse performed “Popular Demand” with Cam’ron and the “I’m Good (Remix)” with Rick Ross. The show airs December 4 at 10 p.m. EST on mtvU and MTV.

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Nov
14
Video: Kid Sister Performs on ‘Fallon’

Kid Sister, wearing Kerin Rose-designed eyewear, made her late-night TV debut on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” on Friday the 13th. She performed a rambunctious rendition of her first single “Right Hand Hi” with Chi-town DJs Flosstradamus. Her debut album Ultraviolet drops Tuesday.

Nov
12
Video: Kid Sister – ‘Right Hand Hi’

If you’re still sleeping on Kid Sister, now’s the time to wake up. The well-manicured femcee lights up the streets of Los Angeles in the video for “Right Hand Hi,” the first single from her debut album Ultraviolet (Nov. 17). The clip was directed by Sarah Chatfield (Lily Allen).

Oct
14
Album Cover: Kid Sister – ‘Ultraviolet’

Ultraviolet

Kid Sister is no shrinking violet on the cover of her debut album Ultraviolet, due November 17. The Chicago femcee shot a video for “Right Hand Hi” with director Sarah Chatfield (Lily Allen) earlier this month in Los Angeles. Catch her performing her new single, along with her hit “Pro Nails,” when she embarks on her own tour beginning October 20 in Seattle.