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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 17: MC Lyte attends the 2019 Soul Train Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 17, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

MC Lyte will be starring in a new scripted series on UMC called Partners In Rhyme.

Partners In Rhyme, a half-hour sitcom, is the latest original production from AMC Networks’ streaming service, UMC.

The show chronicles the life of a high school girl rapper and social media star who is a foster child. The young rapper believes that she is the next Cardi B.

MC Lyte will star in Partners In Rhyme as a label executive who is charged with assisting the talented upcoming artist to navigate the music industry, as Deadline reports.


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