Shortiie Raw
Toronto's Hidden Gem

Shortiie Raw, a powerhouse Canadian rapper from Lisbon, Portugal, arrived in Canada as a resilient refugee at age 6, navigating the aftermath of war in Angola, South Africa. Her lyrical journey began at 9, inspired by legends like Foxy Brown, Missy Elliot, Lil Kim, and Nicki Minaj.
In recent years, Shortiie honed her skills, cultivating a devoted fan base and expanding her brand through modelling and collaborations. Sharing stages with Jose Guapo, Molly Brazy, and Chief Keef, she's become a force in the rap scene.
Fans liken Shortiie Raw's sound to Lil Uzi Vert and Tyga, with a visual aesthetic reminiscent of a young Lil Kim. Spotify's backing, featuring her on New Music Friday and playlists like "Northern Bars" and "This is Fresh," has catapulted her to 900K streams with just 10 songs. Shortiie Raw stands tall as a symbol of strength, artistry, and diverse influences, carving a unique path in the music world.