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Lady Luck

Lady Luck in March 2012
Born Shanell Jones
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Englewood, New Jersey, United States
Occupation Rapper, songwriter
Years active 1999-present

Shanell Jones (born 1983), better known by her stage name Lady Luck, is an American hip hop recording artist from Englewood, New Jersey.

Luck signed a five-album record deal with Def Jam worth between half a million and a million dollars at the age of 17 on the strength of several freestyles that she did for New York radio station WQHT-FM.[1] Luck was the subject of a feature in The New Yorker and a series of articles in The Source, which ran monthly installments on her career.[1][2]

Lady Luck was featured in the 2000 documentary film of Jay-Z's 1999 tour, Backstage.[3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Samuels, David (1999) "Hip-Hop High", The New Yorker, October 18, 1999
  2. Special Projects: A great day in Newark: Who's Who,
  3. BBC2 programme listings, BBC, retrieved 23 September 2008

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