Shortiie Raw (born March 28,1994) is a trilingual (English/Spanish/Portugese) female hip-hop artist based out of Toronto, Ontario. Born in Lisbon, Portugal she came to Canada as a refugee from Angola. Being able to speak in three languages helped her deal gain a very wide multicultural audience. She began rapping at a young age but took a break for time to perfect her skills while building a large following on Instagram.