Telma Tvon was born in Luanda, Angola, in 1980. She migrated to Lisbon In 1993, where she attended secondary school and embraced the Hip Hop community. He belonged to the groups Backwordz, Hardcore Click, and Lweji, composed of female MCs. She graduated in African Studies at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Lisbon and did her master’s degree in Social Work at ISCTE. In 2017 she released her first book, Um Preto Muito Português.