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16-year-old Ebony Oshunrindeproduced the “Crown” track on Jay-Z’s new album Magna Carta Holy Grail.

In an interview with CBC, Ebony (also known as “Wondagurl”) revealed that she learned to produce beats after watching a video of Jay-Z and Timbaland in the studio when she was just nine years old. She then taught herself how to make beats by watching videos on YouTube:

There’s a video with Jay-Z and [Timbaland] in the studio. So I was like I want to do what Timbaland does.

After creating “The Crown”, Ebony sent the track to rapper DJ Travis Scott, who somehow got it in the hands of Jay-Z:

“A few days after, DJ Travi$ Scott messaged me and said I’m about to change your life. He called me actually and then said you’re on Jay-Z’s album and like congratulations. I felt like crying.”

Now, her goal is to win a Grammy! She wants women, especially young girls to know:

“You can do anything that you want. Not even in music, in anything that is male dominated, you can do it. Just try.”