Lupita Nyong'o debuts her rap alter ego to celebrate 3 million Instagram followers

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Here comes Troublemaker.
Lupita Nyong'o is currently promoting her newest film, Queen of Katwe, but she still has time for a freestyle

On Sunday, the actress posted to Instagram to celebrate hitting 3 million followers, offering fans a freestyle to Nas’s “New York State of Mind.” In lieu of his words, she substituted all her accomplishments: “Speak four languages, doing deals in Spanish. Hit 'em with my autograph, poof, I vanish.” 

Introducing my alter ego TROUBLEMAKER. Lyrics: @robynhoodfanz Director: @katiecm @queenofkatwemovie #3million

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Let’s hope a Nas–Lupita collaboration comes from this. 


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