Hip-Hop, Music, Rap

Maliibu Miitch Empowers Women

Bronx-based rapper Maliibu Miitch makes slick, unapologetic music about her daily life, her relationships, and her feminist politics. She had a big year last year, dropping a mixtape and two critically-acclaimed singles, “4 AM” and “The Count.” Her success is hard earned: She’s been working in the industry for years, having been signed to Ruff […]

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Music, Rap

Queen Key for Paper Mag

Queen Key, one of Chicago’s most exciting new rappers, always knew she’d be famous. Now 21 years old, Queen, born Ke’Asha McClure is the artist behind Eat My Pussy, her dazzlingly hilarious and feminist debut EP. And these days, Queen attributes the fame goal to having lots of free time as a kid. “I never […]

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Hip-Hop, Music, Rap

City Girls

Resha and JT, do you love me?  Meet Quality Control Music‘s newest members, rapping duo, City Girls. If you heard  Drake’s new song, In my feelings, than you most likely heard the raptresses’ rapping on the track. Last year,  JT and Yung Miami dropped their single “Fuck Dat Nigga”, with visuals to match and within days […]

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Entrepreneurs, Music, Women in Business

Princess Nokia for Betsey Johnson

Princess Nokia is the new face for the 2018 Betsey Johnson Fall campaign. The announcement was posted to Instagram by both Betsey Johnson and Princess Nokia, showcasing Nokia in a bold blue jumper with a comic book-inspired print with a red-lip vampire fang purse wrapped around her body. Johnson describes the upcoming collection as “everything […]

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Black Girl Magic, Entrepreneurs, Music, Women in Business

Sza Teases with New Clothing Line

With a caption reading, “Who tryna save the ocean” you would think singer, Sza, would be the next advocate for saving the whales or trying to stop pollution. SZA revealed her latest line of Ctrl-inspired merchandise on Instagram, borrowing decorative designs from previous collections that have featured multi-colored text and Champion branding for that athletic look. […]

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Hip-Hop, Music, Rap

Tokyo Jetz– 90’s Baby

Tokyo Jetz, Hustle Gang’s first lady, dropped her latest mixtape, 90’s Baby, on Spinrilla earlier this week. Taking it back to the 90’s, Jetz raps over classic 90’s songs from, Tupac’s, Brenda’s got a baby  to Lauryn Hill’s  Doo Wop (That Thing)  to Mary J. Blige, Real Love. The 5 song mixtape features only her label […]

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Black Girl Magic, Hip-Hop, Music, R&B

Ari Lennox Returns

The Dreamville songstress returns with her first single for 2018, Whipped Cream. “‘Whipped Cream’ is my little baby that expresses how I feel about an ex that I’m still not over. He’s the same niggaa that I talked about in PHO,” Lennox says. Lennox is the first lady and only singer, signed to J.Cole’s Dreamville […]

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Hip-Hop, Music, Rap

Tokyo Jetz

If you haven’t heard, Tokyo Jetz is blazzzing this summer with her new single, No Problem. Tokyo finds herself in a class of rising female emcees who first found success in viral videos and social media stardom. Jetz started 2018 summer off with her new single, The One, in which she bodied with her lyrical […]

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