Young M.A is the Brooklyn sensation that is sweeping the nation. With an uncompromising, aggressive, and lyrical style, she has already won the hearts of the masses -- she is about to eclipse the one million followers milestone on Instagram (rocking the superb Instagram handle @hennynhoes). You cannot walk two blocks in Brooklyn without her breakout hit "OOOUUU" blaring from a residence, vehicle, or business establishment.

But who exactly is Young M.A? In this article, we cover the basics, from her upbringing to her development as an artist to the big names who have come out in support of her movement.