When people think of female rappers who are highly respected in the industry they think of Lauryn Hill Da Brat or maybe even Eve. But few female lyricists measure up to the abilities of Alphine aka The Freestyle Queen. Alphine a native of Indianapolis has been rhyming since the early age of 12. At a time when not many female rappers had garnered any recognition Alphine aspired to change the image of what a female rapper should be. I just got out and freestyled at as many places that I could explains Alphine when asked how she was crowned the Freestyle Queen. Many lyricists would battle and contest her rank throughout the city both male and female but one-by-one they all fell victim to Alphines flow. But Alphines skills dont stop at freestyling. In the studio Alphine sculpts her freestyling abilities into brilliantly written lyrics and energetic recorded performances that leave listeners in awe. They say I have never heard a female flow like that states Alphine. Alphine brings her own style and sound to Mid-West Royalty and is destined to become not only one of the greatest female lyricists but one of the greatestperiod. She continues to write rhymes that speak to her life experiences pains and pleasures. By no means does Alphine wish to be taken lightly as shes serious about her craft and is continually gaining respect from her peers and supporters for her abilities. Alphine is a force to be reckoned with within the music industry.