Astoria, New York (PressExposure) August 19, 2011 -- Multi-talented and Multi-Award winning Female Hip-Hop recording artist Shelly B aka Hollywood Shellz takes the official title of UMA Female Artist of the Year at the 9th Annual Underground Music Awards. The sold out Urban Threshold event took place at the world famous BB Kings in NYC Sunday August 21, 2011. Shelly B after tearing down the stage from her performance in front of the packed audience was truly humbled by the award. The win marks the 22nd award nomination, and 10th award received from the dominant emcee who has established a huge following and successful track record throughout the US Southeast.
The win also coincides with the announcement from Shelly B's management firm DeVaNy of her next original release the long awaited original EP project title TBD. The seven-track EP mixed and mastered by Carolina super producer Manifest and Hosted by K97.5 FM on air Diva Nikki Nicole will be released 4th Quarter 2011 on iTunes.
The documented "femcee's" current release Queen hosted by DJ Dimepiece the Mixen Vixen pays homage to several of the greatest female rappers of all time, and received critical praise from respected journalist and music insiders who deem the Queen CD and must have classic. Visit, for a free Download of the CD.
Shelly B is continuously working to perfect a unique and polished style that will speak volumes for what she represents. From the club bangers, to reality songs, to street life influenced lyrics this is a woman destined for greatness. Still 100% independent as an artist, Shelly continues to write her own lyrics, distribute her own projects, entertain through an extremely dynamic showcase, strengthen other talents such as modeling, radio, event planning, acting, TV show hosting and still growing while preparing herself for the world of mainstream Hip-Hop. With that sexy but sophisticated image, unique voice, a real talent for lyricism and music everybody can relate to, Shelly B is guaranteed to make a major mark in the music industry. Shelly B is a true entertainer in every sense of the word, her large base of fans supporting in the south have rallied behind her and the 25*8 Movement. Shelly B has exploded on the underground Rap scene and is ready for the world to know who the Queen of the South truly is!
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