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Meet The Unapologetic Female Rapper Who Snatched Taylor Swift's #1 Spot
Cardi B just became the first solo female rapper to top the Billboard Hot 100 since 1998.
Foxy Brown; The Mahogany Rap Bitch
A Young Man With Things to Say.
Remember when Foxy Brown, and Lil Kim were friends? Me? Not really, I don't think I was paying enough attention to those
CULTURE & ARTS
Need More "Lemonade"? Listen to Divinity Roxx
For sick examples of Divinty's masterful bass playing, just see the clips below. Since it dropped a week ago on HBO, Beyoncé's
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Timbaland: We 'Need More Women' In The Music Business
Women "have it harder to break in this day and age," the producer said.
How Hip-Hop Pioneer MC Lyte Demanded Her Place In The Industry
In an interview for Oprah.com's "Who Am I" web series, the hip-hop pioneer reflects on how far we've come and why it's so
I.G.G.Y: She Is Who She Is
Mother, Blogger, Fangirl
The established rappers who have a beef with I.G.G.Y. should probably get off of Twitter and get back into the studio. Let's see if you can outshine or outsell Ms. Azalea. If you sound off about another rapper, you should be able to back it up with a gold record.
It Was All a Dream: Why Iggy Azalea's Hip-Hop Bubble Might 'Pop'
Karen J. Francis
How can a woman best-known for pop hits be the new hip-hop record holder?
"Eff Iggy" Reformed Me: A White Girl's Take on Madd Mary's Graphic Video
Wife, mother, writer, birth worker
Azalea has seeped into the collective unconscious by riding the coattails of other artists, adopting an accent not her own to rap, and certainly taken generously from African American and hip hop culture to her extreme advantage.
How I "Made It" in the Music Industry: My Top 10 Tips
Kellee Maize is an internationally-renowned independent rapper...
I'm still applying these new discoveries myself and learning everyday from them, so I can make no guarantees, but my hope is that this helps a next generation of conscious artists trying to let their voices be heard.
Actress/Rapper Elyse Levesque Talks About Sci-Fi Cons and New Short 'Fruitcake'
Lover to only one...and it's a TV show called "V". Writer, Blo...
Canadian-born Elyse Levesque is a down to earth stunning beauty who you'll recognize from TV's
. She currently took on the Producer's hat and is working on a short film called
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Nicki Minaj Named Top Female Earner In Hip-Hop, Following Diddy, Jay Z, Dr. Dre
Forbes released its list of the top-earning artists and moguls in hip-hop this week, with Diddy taking the No. 1 spot. He
Eve To Headline 2013 EDEN Pride Weekend 'Saturday Signature Party' Event In San Francisco
The veteran rap star, who just released her first new album in 11 years, will be headlining Eden's "Saturday Signature Party
Eve Talks Being A Female Rapper In A Male-Dominated Field (VIDEO)
When rapper, songwriter and producer Eve appeared on HuffPost Live this week, she was very hopeful about the future of women
Angel Haze, Bisexual Rapper, Defends Her Sexuality On Twitter
No. Lol. i am whatever i am when i am it. RT @yazminalaina: Hold up. @angelhaze really is lesbian???????????? — Ala$ka Yxxng
Siya, Lesbian Rapper, Releases 'Open Letter' Freestyle Video
On the track she reveals that she had an unfruitful meeting with the rapper and mogul. She also speaks out about a possible
Azealia Banks, Intersectionality and How Her Word Reclaiming Isn't Possible
Multimedia journalist, photographer and filmmaker
I'm well aware of the misogyny and homophobia of hip-hop as a whole and the fact that Azealia's male counterparts say similar things on wax and outside the studio, but I'm specifically irritated and baffled by Azealia's ignorance, behavior and theories because she's a black bisexual woman.
THE WORLD POST
The Rhythm of Empowerment: Female Rappers From Morocco to Gaza
International Development Specialist
In the Arab world today, and much of the developing world, hip hop has once again come to represent the empowerment of the disenfranchised.
Where My Ladies At? The Mystery of the Missing Female OGs
DJ Louie XIV
Why have none of the female legends of hip-hop parlayed their initial success into sustained superstardom like their male counterparts? More importantly, why aren't they trying?
Women in Hip-Hop: The B-girl Be Festival
Founder of NOMADS Magazine, Photographer, Author
When it comes to women in hip-hop, don't call it a comeback. Women have been here for years.
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