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If you haven't listened to Coco Mamba's cover of Migos' 'Bad & Boujee' yet, you're missing out big time. It might be the best cover song you'll hear this year. Or most years.

The Brooklyn-based singer, filmmaker, and activist is currently working on a music video short with her boyfriend and collaborator Lucas Alvarado-Farrar but she took some time to answer our questions about life, inspiration, and dreams.

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How would you describe yourself in 5 words?

Independent, creative, confident, analytical, and assertive.

When was the last time you tried something new?

I had my first official show the other night opening for this punk band called The Meltaways in Bushwick, BK. I thought it'd be a great way to get my feet wet, but it turns out someone was there who happened to be roommates with a writer at the FADER. The next morning I was at work and got a notification that they mentioned me in a post on Twitter. My first show lead to my first feature on my favourite music blog.

If a movie was made about your life, what actor/actress would play you and what would the film be called?

Betty Gabriel - Phases of the Moon.

What is the worst thing your parents caught you doing as a kid?

When I was a teenager, my friends and I used to sneak liquor from my mom's bar and replace what we drank with water. I ended up doing it so much that my mom went to make herself a drink and realized that all of her bottles were 80% water. It's hilarious now but she was pissed at the time.

What inspires you?

People who make moves without asking for permission or acceptance.

What did you dream about last night?

I had another one of my tsunami dreams. In the dream I was on the beach, staring at the horizon, when I realized that a giant wave was headed towards the shore. I always have natural disaster dreams (usually tsunamis or tornados) whenever something major changes in my life.

Lastly, what are you currently working on?

Right now I'm editing a music video short that I shot while I was in LA last month. I'm super excited about it because my boyfriend (Lucas Alvarado-Farrar who also happens to be my photographer and videographer) and I had access to a ton of dope equipment that would normally cost us a ton of money. I think that people will be really impressed with how much thought and intention was put into this visual. I wanted it to reflect my filmmaker background more as far as set design and narrative goes.

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You can find Coco Mamba over at SoundCloud. For more information on our Introducing series, head here.