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Hip Hop Journalist Tracks The Life & Legacy Of Aaliyah In New Book “Baby Girl”

Hip Hop Journalist Tracks The Life & Legacy Of Aaliyah In New Book “Baby Girl”

From critically acclaimed hip-hop journalist Kathy Iandoli, author of ‘God Save the Queens’ and co-author of Lil’ Kim’s forthcoming memoir, comes her latest work titled ‘Baby Girl: Better Known As […]

Fashion & Beauty

Swag’s Not Dead: Hip-Hop Style Returning to Fame

Swag’s Not Dead: Hip-Hop Style Returning to Fame

Hip hop has always been a genre that has represented the marginalized and minority groups, most notably the African American community. It became a way for artists and activists to […]

Entertainment

Feminist Play Starring All Women Of Color Is Challenging Australia’s Dominant White Narrative

Feminist Play Starring All Women Of Color Is Challenging Australia’s Dominant White Narrative

We’re getting some serious girl squad envy reading up about this feminist play from down under. ‘Hot Brown Honey’ is an Australian production from the Black Honey Company, founded by […]

Entertainment

British MC Challenges Stereotypes With Her Feminism, Islamic Faith & Hip Hop Music

British MC Challenges Stereotypes With Her Feminism, Islamic Faith & Hip Hop Music

Back in 2015 we shared a post about two British artists who were breaking barriers and challenging stereotypes merely with their presence. The female hip hop duo known as Poetic […]

Entertainment

Rapper Rocky Rivera Will “Turn You” Into A Feminist Once You Hear Her Lyrics

Rapper Rocky Rivera Will “Turn You” Into A Feminist Once You Hear Her Lyrics

If rapper Rocky Rivera‘s powerhouse anthem doesn’t inspire you to become a feminist, we’re not sure what will! ‘Turn You’ is a track off her album Nom de Guerre, which […]

Entertainment

Mexican Hip Hop Artist Uses Her Voice To Make Rap Less Misogynistic, More Feminist

Mexican Hip Hop Artist Uses Her Voice To Make Rap Less Misogynistic, More Feminist

The history of female artists within the rap and hip hop genre has been tumultuous, to say the least. The genre itself was borne out of a community wanting to […]

Girl on a Mission

“What If America Loved Black People As Much As Black Culture?”

“What If America Loved Black People As Much As Black Culture?”

We are experiencing racial tensions in America in a whole new way. While there is no legal basis for discrimination based on skin color anymore, incidents of police brutality toward […]

Entertainment

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Meet The First British Female Muslim Hip Hop Duo – “Poetic Pilgrimage”

Who says faith and feminism don’t go together? Meet the first all-female hip hop Muslim duo who say they aren’t here to be poster girls for faith, but they are […]

Entertainment, Interviews

Surely There Are More Females In Hip Hop Than Just Nicki Minaj?

Surely There Are More Females In Hip Hop Than Just Nicki Minaj?

It’s a question we have been wondering lately. When you turn on the TV, scour the internet, and even look for new music to download on iTunes or any music-sharing […]