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Remy Ma

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Reminisce Mackie (née Smith; May 30, 1980), known professionally as Remy Ma, is an American rapper. Her notable songs include "Ante Up (Remix)" (2001), "Lean Back" (2004), "Conceited" (2006), and "All the Way Up" (2016). In 2006, she released her debut studio album There's Something About Remy: Based on a True Story, which was a modest success, peaking at number 33 on the Billboard 200 chart. She is one of only five female rappers to ever top the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and one of only three multiple winners of the BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, which she won in 2005 and 2017.

Mackie is the recipient of two Vibe awards, two Source awards, and has been nominated for three Grammy awards. Since 2015, Remy Ma has starred on VH1's reality series Love & Hip Hop: New York, alongside her husband Papoose. Remy Ma cites Big Pun and Roxanne Shante as her biggest influences.

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