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Season Four MVP of RVA Rap Elite on Brewer's Sessions

Mila Mansa
Mila Mansa (middle) with band members Leonard Jones, Jr. (Drums) and J. Kirven (Percussion). | Photo: Victoria York / VPM

After all the games were played and the verses were kicked, eighty-three emcees were heard in season four of RVA Rap Elite's Open Cypher. Mila Mansa emerged as the season's MVP. The slick, cryptic, clever wordsmith has a demeanor that can only be described as cold blooded! A humble confidence that is backed by a deadly pen. Her relevant and powerful punchlines, unique bar structure and flows set her apart. She became the first woman to 3-peat victories as well as the first emcee since the scoring system was created to win without sudden death. Mila had such an impressive season that many overlook the fact that this was her first season with Rap Elite qualifying her for the title of Rookie of the year. (Bio submitted by Mila Mansa)

RVA Rap Elite MVP
Mila Mansa was crowned MVP of Season 4 | RVA Rap Elite in 2021. Her victory belt sits on the countertop of Brewer's Cafe during the session. | Photo: Victoria York / VPM
Mila Mansa and Radio B
Radio B (Season 3, Brewer's Sessions) and founder of RVA Rap Elite wishes Mila luck before the session. | Photo: Victoria York / VPM

Set List: 0:38 Eagles | 2:37 2 Truths and a Lie | 6:23 2 My Sistas
*Due to YouTube copyright claims, the track Temples was removed from the episode premiere, but is available to stream here. You can also watch a snippet of Temples on Brewer's Sessions Instagram.

Credits
Artist: Mila Mansa
Band: Leonard Jones, Jr. (Drums), J. Kirven (Percussion)
Executive Producer: Ajay Brewer / Brewer's Cafe, VPM
Director of Photography: Antonio Knoxx
Audio Engineer: Cavin Vanderpoel
Digital Producer: Victoria York / VPM