Outrageous Karina, born Karina Flonnoy, is a Rapper/Songwriter based out of San Jose, CA. Starting to write songs at the age of 9, Karina grasped the ins and outs of Hip-Hop/R&B song structures by writing versatile hooks and well-thought-out verses.
At the age of 17, she released her very first YouTube video, “I Go”, which quickly received attention in the Bay Area. Much to her surprise the video reached over 56,000 views without paid promotion or advertising. Outrageous Karina has opened for French Montana, Mistah F.A.B., Los Rakas, Iamsu and more. She’s performed at StreetLow Carshows, Bay-Area Tattoo Expos, several showcases and at the 24th Core Dj Retreat in Atlanta. She has headlined in San Jose, San Francisco, Tulare, Madera & Stockton.
Karina has released two mixtapes (Fed Up and Moves N Maneuvers), an EP (.evoL) and several singles like “Mobbin” “Hope” and “Good At This”. Her first songwriting placement was on Goapele's latest album Dream Seeker for a song called “Take It Over” produced by Nate Hendrix. Karina’s songs have been played on terrestrial and internet stations, including 106 KMEL. Her music videos have aired on CMC TV with Chuey Gomez.
Her music is available on all major streaming and music distribution outlets. Her music videos can be found on Youtube and Vevo.
With an Associate's of Arts Degree in Music Industry Studies and an Avid Pro Tools certificate, Outrageous takes pride in recording and mixing her own songs. She recorded and mixed her last two singles “Hope” and “Good At This.”
Her latest single “Good At This” was broken by Big Von on 106.1 KMEL the biggest mainstream urban station in the Bay Area. She is currently working on an EP will focus on releasing it before the new year.