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.
Jay Z Debuts ‘Glory’ Video Dedicated to Blue Ivy
After announcing the launch of TIDAL three weeks ago, Jay Z has finally released his own contribution to the music streaming service. This effort from the rapper is a special one because it is a revamped version of his song, "Glory."
Kanye West Covers TIME Magazine’s ‘100 Most Influential People’ 2015 Issue
TIME magazine releases its annual list of "100 Most Influential People" and Kanye West is one of the cover stars for the issue.
Lil Wayne Accused of Threatening to Kill Bus Driver
Lil Wayne's temper apparently got the best of him while on tour last year. The NOLA rapper has been slapped him with a lawsuit that claims he was trying to kill a former bus driver.
Three 6 Mafia’s Crunchy Black Arrested for Drug Possession in Las Vegas
Three 6 Mafia member Crunchy Black was arrested in Las Vegas on Tuesday morning (April 14) after he was caught with drugs.
Yung Joc Finds Out He’s Going to Be a Father Again in ‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ Season 4 Tr…
'Love & Hip Hop' season five just ended this week, which only means one thing: the latest season of 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' is right around the corner.
Miguel to Star in New John Legend-Produced Dramatic Film
It looks like Miguel and John Legend will be collaborating this year, but it won't be in the recording studio. The two will join forces on a film set as the "Adorn" singer has been selected to star in a film that John is producing.
Fans Criticize Young Thug for Naming New Album After Lil Wayne’s ‘Carter’ Series
Young Thug revealed the title of his forthcoming album, 'Carter Six,' this week, keeping a promise he made in October to continue Lil Wayne's 'Carter' album series. Fans aren't too pleased with the rapper's decision with many calling the whole thing disrespectful.
Webbie Shares Baptism With the World [VIDEO]
It looks like Webbie really got in touch with Jesus during the Easter holiday. The Baton Rouge, La. rapper was baptized on Sunday (April 5) and shared the moment with the world by capturing it on video.
Frank Ocean Will Release New Album in July
If you're an R&B fan, you've likely asked yourself this question: "When is Frank Ocean releasing another album?" After dropping his critically acclaimed LP, Channel Orange, in 2012, the singer will finally be releasing a new project this summer.
Jhene Aiko Faces Car Crash, Pays Tribute to Late Brother in ‘Eternal Sunshine’ Video
Jhene Aiko knows how to pull on our heart strings with her honest and unfiltered lyrics, but her new video for "Eternal Sunshine" really hits our emotional side too.
Kid Cudi vs. Snootie Wild – The Boombox Battle
In The Boombox Battle this week, songs from Kid Cudi and Snootie Wild compete for the win.
DMX’s Robbery Allegations in New Jersey Are ‘Completely Absurd,’ Attorney Says
After being accused of robbing a man at a New Jersey gas station on Sunday (April 5), DMX is fighting back against the allegations.