Mika Leminen

Mika Leminen is a rapper and writer who has cerebral palsy. He comes from Tuusula and he is the leader of the rap group Cepan Maailma. Leminen has BBA in business economics and he has released two EP’s under the alias MC Cepa. Leminen has worked with several rap artists like Asa, Tiia Karoliina, Paleface, Pyhä Yrjö and Transsi Kela

Mika Leminen has released poems and written an essay about battle rap and being disabled that was released in Kuka kuuluu essay collection in 2021. Lately Leminen has been writing a lot of poems and is working on his first collection of poems called “Rampa-Jokeri on sell-out”. It’s a satirical collection with a plot and many different characters. 

The writing style of Leminen is witty, full of references, invested in social injustice and profound. His aim as a writer is to become a better satirist. 

Curators comments: “Mika Leminen is a tough cookie. Leminen has a very distinctive voice as a socially conscious rapper. He writes lyrics that take the listener by surprise and fly from one association to another with ease.”