Mariska (real name Anna Maria Rahikainen, born Feb 19, 1979) is a Finnish rapper. She uses different music styles in her music. Her lyrics often deal with politics. Mariska used to sing in a punk band called Oheisvasara. She has also lived in England, where she studied ancient Greek and Latin in university. Her English friends produced her first demo, called "Tee ze", which she took to the record companies in 2001.