When was Bahamadia born? Bahamadia was born on April 22.
Philly rapper Bahamadia was born Antonia D. Reed in 1966. She is well-known for her album Kollage and works with The Roots, Erykah Badu, Guru, Jedi Mind Tricks, and others. Her poetic rap and east coast flow put her in the rap underground with Eminem, Sadat X, Rah Digga, and other 1990s-2000s artists making names for themselves before social media.
Her style is conscious rap influenced heavily by jazz. She recorded a song called “Chaos” with Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek, known collectively as Reflection Eternal, for the Soundbombing Vol II album. Her other two albums are BB Queen and 2005’s Good Rap Music. She also has a Dialed Up mixtape series.