"Roxanne's Revenge" is the debut single by American rapper Roxanne Shante. It was produced by a then unknown Marley Marl and released in through the. song. Marley Marl produced the song "Roxanne's Revenge" using the original beats from an instrumental version of "Roxanne, Roxanne". The track became an instant. Roxanne Shante was among the first solo female rappers when she made “Roxanne's Revenge” in Her stymied career is now the subject of a. SHANTE: "Roxanne's Revenge" was a freestyle, a seven-minute freestyle where the story I was telling was the fact that when men approach you. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Roxanne's Revenge" on Discogs. Marl called his response song Roxanne's Revenge, and on it Shanté – adopting the name Roxanne Shanté – told a new side to the band's story: that the band. Roxanne Shante was just years-old at the time she recorded and released the diss, she responded to the group's 's “Roxanne, Roxanne,”. Roxanne's Revenge, a Single by Roxanne Shanté. Released in on Pop Art (catalog no. PA; Vinyl 12"). Genres: East Coast Hip Hop, Mid-School Hip Hop. track, blew up. “Roxanne's Revenge” went on to sell , copies and made Shanté a trailblazer for women in rap, and she wasn't even old. Brooklyn rap group UTFO — consisting of the Kangol Kid, Doctor Ice, Educated Rapper, and Mix Master Ice — came out with their first single, “Hangin' Out,”.