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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, and contributes to various sites and publications in the U.S. and U.K. including,, 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.
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10 Rappers & Singers Who Put School First

Since September is here and the first days of school have begun, The Boombox looked through college archives to find out which of hip-hop and R&B's major players walked away with a degree. Check out 10 Rappers & Singers Who Put School First.

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Cooper Neill / Aaron Davidson, Getty Images

Tamar Braxton, Chaka Khan Will Compete on New Season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’

After weeks of instructors showing off their best versions of the whip and nae nae on ABC, 'Dancing with the Stars' has just announced it's new lineup of celebrity contestants. Singers Tamar Braxton and Chaka Khan will be showing off her dance moves this season.

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‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ Season 4 Reunion Part 2: Erica and Scrappy Fight, Mimi and Joseline Finally Squash Their Beef, Stevie J Gets His Own Show

In the second part of the 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' season 4 reunion, Erica Dixon and Scrappy fight over their child support issues, Mimi Faust and Joseline Hernandez hug it out and squash their beef and Stevie J ends up getting a new spin-off show.

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