07/29/2014 05:35 pm ET Updated Sep 28, 2014

Rising Star of Rap: Meet Snow Tha Product

This summer is filled with action movies, super heroes running around doing, well, uh, super things. But that's just pretend. In many ways the real-life superheroes are those that overcome the odds, overcome adversity, take the raw ingredients life gives them and transcend.

How's that for an intro for Snow Tha Product, a rising star of rap who has gained a large following with her mixtape and performances.

Snow has performed at a number of music festivals including SXSW and recently appeared on Snoop Dogg's TV show GGN on YouTube. She is signed to Atlantic Records and working on an album and mixtapes.

Here's Snow is in her own words, check out the audio interview: