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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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‘Love & Hip Hop’ Season 5, Reunion Part 2 Recap: Erica Mena Announces Her Departure, Jhonni Blaze Lashes Out at Diamond, Yandy Smith Reveals Reality TV Wedding Plans

On part two of the season five 'Love & Hip Hop' reunion, Erica Mena announces her departure from the show, Jhonni Blaze tries to attack Diamond and Yandy Smith reveals she will have a reality TV wedding.

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Danny Brown’s New Album Influenced by System of a Down’s ‘Toxicity’

After releasing an album, artists usually want to play around with different styles for their next record and Danny Brown is no different. However, while he's been working on his follow-up to his 2013 LP, 'Old,' he isn't looking to other hip-hop artists for inspiration. Instead, it's something more of the rock and metal variety.

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Fans Criticize Young Thug for Naming New Mixtape After Lil Wayne’s ‘Carter’ Series

Young Thug revealed the title of his forthcoming mixtape, 'Carter 6,' 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.

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Outkast - 'Stankonia'
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See Your Favorite Hip-Hop and R&B Album Covers Featuring Kittens

See your favorite hip-hop and R&B album covers featuring kittens and prepare to feel all fluffy inside.

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