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Yolanda Whittaker

Yo-Yo (born Yolanda Whittaker) has been among the most sophisticated and unpredictable female MCs around. She doesn't take an overtly feminist tack but urges young women to show sexual restraint and use their minds as well as their bodies. Her introduction to the hip-hop game came with an appearance on the 1990 Ice Cube track "It's a Man's World" (... See full bio »

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Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Boyz n the Hood
Menace II Society
Menace II Society Girl at Party
Waist Deep
Waist Deep Female Radio DJ


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 2016 Janitors
Yolanda 'YoYo' Whittaker
 2006 Waist Deep
Female Radio DJ (voice, as Yolanda 'YoYo' Whitaker)
 2002 Paper Soldiers
Judge Prince (as Yolanda 'Yo-Yo' Whitaker)
 2000 3 Strikes
Charita (as Yolanda Whitaker)
 1999 The Breaks
Loretha (as Yolanda 'Yo-Yo' Whitaker)
 1997 Sprung
Sista #3 (as Yolanda Whitaker)
 1995/I Panther
Pregnant junkie
 1993 Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
Sondra (as Yolanda Whitaker)
 1993 Menace II Society
Girl at Party (as Yo Yo)
 1993 Who's the Man?
Woman (as Yolanda Whittaker - Yo-Yo)
 1991 Boyz n the Hood
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Other Works:

Album, "You Better Ask Somebody," East West America/Atlantic Records 92252, 1993. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Yolanda 'Yo-Yo' Whitaker | Yolanda 'YoYo' Whitaker | Yolanda Whitaker | Yolanda 'Yo-Yo' Whittaker | Yo Yo | Yolanda Whittaker - Yo-Yo | Yo-Yo | YoYo


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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Had an independent film "The Rev. DoWrong Ain't Right!" which starred Cedric the Entertainer, was made but never released outside of Urban film-festival circuits. See more »



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