Rashard Bradshaw, better known as Cakes da Killa is an American rapper based in New Jersey. He is an emerging artist in the
LGBT hip hop genre along with fellow artists such as Le1f, Mykki Blanco and House of Ladosha. He has recently gained
popularity through media interest in LGBT figures and themes in hip hop, having been recently written about in a Pitchfork
article about said movement. In May 2013, Bradshaw completed his Bachelor's degree at Montclair State University.