Shawntae Harris, better known by her stage name Da Brat, is an American rapper and actress from Joliet, Illinois. Beginning her career in 1992, Harris debut album Funkdafied sold one million copies, making her the first female solo rap act to receive a platinum certification, and the second overall female rap act after Salt-N-Pepa. Rapper turned radio personality Da Brat is going viral, MTO News has learned, for talking about an ex-boyfriend - Rasheeda from Love & Hip Hop's husband Kirk Frost. And many are criticizing Da Brat for talking so openly, and so graphically, about a past relationship with a man who married her friend.