February 20, 2020
On her critically acclaimed 2019 record Eve, North Carolina rapper Rapsody paid tribute to the iconic and influential Black women who have inspired her over the years, including Afeni Shakur, Nina Simone, Aaliyah, Oprah, Michelle Obama, and Maya Angelou. Along the way, she sampled Erykah Badu and Tupac, collaborated with Leikeli47 and J.Cole, and delivered her most impactful record in years. In typing with the theme of album highlight “Whoopi,” Rapsody’s FADER Top 5 video ranks her Top 5 Whoopi Goldberg moments. From Ghost to The Color Purple, Rapsody provides a rundown of every iconic Whoopi moment. Watch Rapsody’s Top 5 above and watch the rest of the series here.