Viral Vid: Queer American Sign Language Interpreter Keeps Up with World’s Fastest Rapper

According to FiveThirtyEight, the fastest rapper on record is Twista, rapping at a rate of 280 words per minute. And, adding fire to Twista’s game is Amber Galloway Gallego, a queer American Sign Language interpreter who recently went viral for hitting Every…Single…Word…Twista spit on stage with swag and finesse.

Gallego has shared the stage with artists like Eminem, Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar. Gallego’s work is part of a larger movement in hip-hop to be more inclusive, such as DEAFinitely Dope, an organization founded by Matt Maxey that aims to bring the deaf and hearing communities together through music.

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