Emily Tan is a freelance writer and photographer based in Jersey City, N.J. She been covering all things women, pop culture, music and tech since 2008. Emily has been published in the Seattle Times, AOL Music, Lemondop, CMJ, Spinner, PopEater. Currently, Emily contributes to a various places in the U.S. and U.K. including The Line of Best Fit, Idolator, Village Voice, Diffuser.fm and TheBoombox.com. contributes to various sites and publications in the U.S. and U.K. including TheBoomBox.com, Diffuser.fm, The Line of Best Fit, The 405 and Village Voice. Emily is usually on the hunt for the perfect cup of coffee, at a gig, or cycling around the city.
10 Singers & Rappers Who Never Stop Working
If you think about taking that day off from the 9-to-5, these ladies and gents are sure to make you feel guilty with the work they put in. Check out 10 Singers & Rappers Who Never Stop Working.
10 Hip-Hop and R&B Videos Celebrating Independence
In honor of Independence Day, The Boombox has compiled 10 music videos where R&B and hip-hop artists have conveyed their idea of freedom.
Kidd Kidd Arrested at 2015 XXL Freshman Class Concert in New York
G-Unit member Kidd Kidd was arrested and taken into custody on Tuesday night (June 29) before his performance at the Best Buy Theater for the XXL Freshman Class concert in New York City.
Rick Ross Arrested in Georgia for Kidnapping, Aggravated Battery & Assault
Only two weeks after he was arrested for marijuana possession, Rick Ross has been arrested in Fayette County, Ga. However, this time it’s for kidnapping, aggravated battery and aggravated assault.
Jidenna and Kendrick Lamar Join Forces on ‘Classic Man (Remix)’
R&B crooner Jidenna has his own throwback swag on “Classic Man.” However, the Wondaland artist has just enlisted Kendrick Lamar to lend a few verses and rough up the vibe of his bouncy track.
Stephen Marley Talks About the Magic That Happens at Tuff Gong Studio [VIDEO]
Stephen Marley talks about the magic that happens at Tuff Gong Studio for Converse Rubber Tracks.
Miguel Releases New Songs ‘Face the Sun,’ ‘Flesh’ & ‘…Goingtohell’
The road to the release of Miguel's upcoming album, 'WILDHEART,' is coming to an end. We've already heard a number of tracks including "Coffee," "NWA" and "Hollywood Dreams," and now, he's debuting three more songs.
Kid ‘n Play to Showcase ‘House Party’ Battle and Break Down ‘Invisible Walls’ at Everythin…
Kid 'n Play will celebrate the 25-year anniversary of their hit film, 'House Party,' at the Everything Is Festival in Oregon. Find out what the rappers have in store for fans during their performance.
Pitbull and Chris Brown Perform ‘Fun’ on ‘American Idol’ Season Finale [VIDEO]
Pitbull and Chris Brown teamed up to to perform their track “Fun” on American Idol on Wednesday night (May 13).
Gucci Mane Writes New Letter to Fans From Prison: ‘I Would Not Change One Thing’
Gucci Mane has no regrets as he sits in prison. After being arrested in 2013, he opens up about his trials and tribulations in a new letter he penned while incarcerated.
A$AP Rocky Is Feeling Fine and Drinking Wine on ‘Everyday’ Featuring Miguel and Rod Stewar…
A$AP Rocky is taking his eclectic style on and off the stage a step further with his new track, "Everyday" -- all with a glass of wine in hand.
Ja Rule Endorses Hillary Clinton for 2016 President Election on Fox News and the Internet …
"Who gives a f--- what Ja Rule thinks at a time like this?" Dave Chappelle famously said during one of his hilarious comedy specials. Those words come to mind today (May 7), after Ja Rule appeared on Fox Business News to chime in on the 2016 presidential election. Of course we're here…