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.
20 Rappers & Singers Who Disappeared From the Spotlight
From Murphy Lee to Montell Jordan and Blu Cantrell to 702, The Boombox takes a look at 20 Rappers & Singers Who Disappeared From the Spotlight.
Hip-Hop and R&B Hookups in 2015 (So Far)
We keep your fascination with celebrity love satisfied with 10 Hip-Hop and R&B Hookups in 2015 (So Far).
Ciara Attends White House State Dinner With Her ‘Baby’ Russell Wilson [VIDEO]
Ciara and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson looked adorably chic at the White House State Dinner on Tuesday night (April 28). Their attendance at the prestigious event adds to the growing rumors that the two are an item.
Hip-Hop and R&B Community React to Baltimore Protests
Take a look at what Ciara, Missy Elliott, Bun B, SZA, Vic Mensa and more have to say about the Baltimore uprising following Freddie Gray's death.
‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ Season 4, Episode 1 Recap: Stevie J Offers Mimi His Sperm and Fig…
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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.
Kehlani vs. Natalie La Rose – The Boombox Battle
In The Boombox Battle this week, songs from Kehlani and Natalie La Rose compete for the win.
Kanye West Settles Battery Lawsuit, Apologizes to Videographer
Kanye West has apologized and settled a lawsuit filed by Daniel Ramos, a videographer the rapper allegedly punched in Los Angeles in 2013.
Brandy to Make Broadway Debut in ‘Chicago’
Brandy will be making her Broadway debut in the hit musical 'Chicago' next month.
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