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How Being A Woman 'Absolutely Helped' This Rap Icon In Her Career
By Lisa Capretto, OWN
"I don't even know if I'd
a rapper if I was a man."
Produced By Faith
'Love Jones: The Musical' Is A Theatrical Spin On A Classic '90s Love Story
"I want people to come in and be inspired by the story of black love," says producer Melvin Childs.
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
Jill Scott Honored At 6th Annual Essence Black Women In Music Event (PHOTOS)
ESSENCE magazine kicked off the Grammy Awards weekend on Thursday with the 6th annual Black Women in Music event. The star
MC Lyte Among Honorees At Fourth Annual Women In Entertainment Empowerment Awards
For more information visit WEENOnline.org. "As the proud recipient of the 2014 WEEN Legend Award, I am reminded of how far
Time Is Illmatic
I am an emotional writer. I want to reach others through the ...
NAS is a symbol of hope for so many who come from broken homes, single parent households, those who are caught up in the system or on the edge of madness and insanity.
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MC Lyte on Her Past, Present and Future
Freelance Writer/Podcast Host
Hip-hop is still here, and it is still relevant. MC Lyte is a reminder of the music genre's relevance. Recently, I had the pleasure of conversing with the woman of hip-hop.
: Chatting With Macy Gray, Plus a Regina Spektor Exclusive, 'ZinePak, and More of The Box Story
Trafficbeat Entertainment, Music Biz Vet
Kelly Rowland, Sylvia Rhone Honored At ESSENCE 'Black Women In Music' 2012 (PHOTOS)
Just when we thought things couldn't get much better for Kelly Rowland, who scored a Grammy nomination for her single "Motivation
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MC Lyte Talks Race In America
Does it bother you when people of a certain ethnicity prefer not to date within their own race (i.e. African-American guy
So Just Where Are The Women In Hip-Hop? My Mic Sounds Nice Review
Television producer, author and journalist www.galexmedia.com
In watching this film, you get the sense that these women have been waiting to tell these stories for a very, very long time
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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