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Pronounced: \weyk self\ | IPA: /weɪk sɛlf/
Definition of Wake Self
Andrew Isaac Martinez (1989 – 2019) American musician. Wake Self. A leading hip-hop artist from Albuquerque, New Mexico, influential rapper and contributor to New Mexico’s hip-hop scene.
Cultural significance of Wake Self within New Mexico
Wake Self’s hit singles: “Sunshine” (2012), “Brand New” (2013), “At the Speed of Bike” (2013), “So Good” featuring Ariano (2014), “New Mexico” (2014), and “0 to 100/PoundCake (Freestyle)” (2015).
Examples of Wake Self
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Origin of Wake Self
Andrew Isaac Martinez was born in Roswell, New Mexico, known as Wake Self. He has been writing lyrics since he was 12 years old. Well known for his collaboration with Def-I, DJ Young Native, DJ Element, Ariano, and others.
Alternate spellings exist; Andrew “Wake Self” Martinez
First Known Use: 20th century, 21st century