With over nine years experience in the publishing and entertainment industry, Georgette Cline, a graduate of New York University, has written for the pages of VIBE, Complex, GIANT, TRACE, XXL, Black Beat, Right On! and Rap-Up magazines, as well as digital outlets such as AOL Music’s TheBoomBox.com, the Associated Press, Vibe.com and Rap-Up.com. From 2007 to 2009, Georgette held the Senior Editor role at renowned urban teen magazines Black Beat and Right On!. She was also a Senior Editor with Rap-Up magazine and Rap-Up.com -- a site featuring interviews and news coverage on pop culture’s brightest stars -- from 2006 to 2011. She moved on to the Deputy Editor role for AOL Music site TheBoomBox.com -- a destination for interviews and news centered around hip-hop and R&B. Georgette currently leads Townsquare Media's hip-hop and R&B site TheDrop.fm, where the focus is on providing readers with an entertaining and informative view of both genres through exclusive video and editorial content. Besides her work as an editor and writer, she was an Internet radio host with the “Rotten Apple Chicks,” an on-camera entertainment show featured weekly on AListRadio.net. In 2009, she launched a personal project called LuxLadies.com, a website dedicated to inspiring and prolific women. Georgette has also served as a music and pop culture expert on television, appearing on MTV News and The Insider speaking on artists like Beyonce, Chris Brown, Drake and Wale. Her editorial work can be read at georgettecline.com.
R. Kelly Debuts Sexual, Sweet Track ‘Cookie’ [Song Premiere]
R. Kelly cuts to the chase on his new, sexually-charged track 'Cookie,' which will appear on his forthcoming album, 'Black Panties.' TheDrop.fm and The BoomBox have the exclusive first listen of the song.
Jay Z Talks Growth, Competitive Spirit and New York Connection in ‘The Truth’
Jay Z's name shows up on many rap fans' Top 5 Dead or Alive lists and for good reason. The Brooklyn native is an ever-evolving force, businessman and hip-hop storyteller. In a sit-down with Rap Radar's Elliott Wilson for 'The Truth' video series, Hov shares many thoughts on …
Go Fishing With N.O.R.E.
There's a first time for everything, even for a man as seasoned as N.O.R.E.
Miguel and Fan Kiss and Make Up After Drop Kick at 2013 Billboard Music Awards
After attempting a long jump and kicking a fan during his Billboard Music Awards performance of 'Adorn' last night (May 19), Miguel attempted to do some good considering the situation.
Mariah Carey Teases ‘Beautiful’ Collaboration With Miguel
Mariah Carey has kept herself busy with motherhood, doting on her twins, and taking on the task of judging 'American Idol' hopefuls week after week, but she's managed to get back to her craft in the process.
Eminem Tour Dates Revealed, New Album Arriving Soon
If money isn't a major issue, then hop on a flight to witness Eminem grace the stage overseas this summer. The lauded rapper is set to perform a handful of dates in countries like Belgium and France. Thanks to Aftermath, Slim Shady fans can plan ahead to see him rap through tracks like 'Gu…
Too $hort Arrested, Runs From Police
Haven't rappers learned anything from each other when it comes to the police? Countless times stories are reported about unfavorable run-ins between hip-hop and the law. Sometimes the cops are wrong, other times, the culprit is the artist. This time it's Too $hort.
Lil Wayne Remains Hospitalized Days After Seizures, Rapper ‘Needs Rehab’
Several days have passed since Lil Wayne was admitted into Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles for uncontrollable seizures. While conflicting reports surfaced claiming he was close to death, the rapper's health seems to be improving, though he remains in the intensive care unit.
Ciara vs. Bridget Kelly – R&B Sound Off
Ciara came out victorious during this week's R&B Sound Off, where her sensual anthem 'Body Party' moved past B. Smyth's 'Leggo.'
Beyonce Unveils the Mrs. Carter Show World Tour Dates
Since she surely had the attention of millions last night following her Super Bowl XLVII hafltime performance, Beyonce took advantage of the moment to announce a world tour.