"One of my favorite new emcees in the Bay Area." - Chinaka Hodge, Oakland poet, emcee, & author of 'Dated Emcees'
"She is a raw performer that has bars[...] Nerdcore does not discriminate on its audience or the artist themselves." - Marjorie Bartolome, Yellow Cake Radio
"Sharply witted and confessional lyrics." - Alexi Belchere of The Y Axes
"Rapid-fire tonguetwister rhymes, [...] irresistible hooks, [...] occasional bouts of deep introspection." - Brendan Getzell
LEX the Lexicon Artist is Taiwanese third-culture kid, UC Berkeley graduate, and Oakland-based entertainer Alex Sun Liu. Inspired by weird internet rappers, the Lexicon Artist draws on the rising brand of smart comedy rap. She combines bizarrely funny storytelling, complex rhyme schemes, personal lyrics, and sharp-witted commentary to deliver the unique perspective of a millennial Asian transplant living in the Bay Area.
LEX is inspired by lyrical craftsmen like Eminem, Watsky, and Tonedeff, and viral internet artists like PSY and Pink Guy, among others.