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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 Most Outrageous Moments at MTV Video Music Awards Over the Years

Before the MTV VMAs arrive on Aug. 30, The Boombox takes a trip down memory lane -- all 31 years of its history -- to gather some of the craziest moments we've witnessed on TV during the awards show. Check out 11 Most Outrageous Moments at MTV Video Music Awards Over the Years.

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Amy Poehler Bashed for Disturbing R. Kelly and Blue Ivy Joke on ‘Difficult People’

Amy Poehler has been praised for her on-point comedic timing and even funnier writing. However, she's coming under fire as a result of a disturbing joke said on her Hulu series 'Difficult People.' The sexual remark involved R. Kelly and Beyonce and Jay-Z's 3-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy.

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A$AP Rocky Sued by Fan for Vertebra Injury at 2013 Concert

Concerts can get a little crazy, especially when it comes to hip-hop. Just look at the riot that happened during a Travi$ Scott show at Lollapalooza earlier this month. When crowd surfing comes in to play, safety is a concern too. Now it looks like A$AP Rocky is in hot water as a result of one of his A$AP Mob members doing just that.

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‘Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’ Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: Stevie J Asks Mimi to Move to Los Angeles, Momma Dee Gets Married, Margeaux Has a Girlfriend

In this week's episode of 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta,' Stevie J asks Mimi to move to Los Angeles with him, Momma Dee and Ernest get married again and Margeaux tells Nikko about her girlfriend.

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Janelle Monae and Wondaland Address Police Brutality on ‘Hell You Talmbout’

It's been a year since the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., and the Black Live Matter Movement is stronger than ever. While artists continue to express their thoughts about police brutality through the press or on social media, Janelle Monae and her Wondaland crew share their thoughts in song instead.

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