Even though these ladies have been doing their thing for a minute now, Complex has recognized Nitty Scott, MC and SIYA has new rappers that folks should take notice to as a part of their “10 New NY Rappers To Look Out For” list. Check out what Complex had to say about the ladies below.
Queen Latifah is slated to headline the Long Beach Lesbian and Gay Pride Festival this month. This will be the first time that a well-known rapper has headlined an event of this type.
This is what Pat Crosby, Co-President of the Long Beach Pride Festival, had to say about Queen Latifah’s inclusion in the festivities:
“From Hip-Hop to R&B, Pop to standards, Queen Latifah is the voice of our generation and her concert here will be phenomenal. For her to make her worldwide Pride debut here in Long Beach is a tremendous testament to the popularity of our celebration and the strength of our community.”
The festival will consist of workshops, panels, and performances throughout the whole weekend. Queen Latifah is scheduled to perform at the festival on on Saturday, May 19th at 8:30 p.m.
For more information about the Long Beach Lesbian and Gay Pride Festival, click here.
Gloss Da Boss provides some visuals on what she does in the studio. Check out her in-studio performance.
Black Frost hits us with another one. Check out “Dope AF” above. Also, be on the look for her mixtape, Da Beauty & Da Beast Vol. 4, which is slated to drop soon.
In celebration of the recent release of her sophomore album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, Nicki Minaj has announced the dates for her North American tour. The tour kicks off on July 16th in Chicago. Check the listing below.
During her “Question Corner with Princess Digital,” former Crime Mob member Princess Digital answers fan questions regarding upcoming plans for her music and more. Check it out above.
Check out the newest single to drop from LoLa Monroe, “Dark Red Lipstick.” The single was produced by Rob Holladay. Tell me what you think!
Azealia Banks was scheduled to make several stops at various festivals throughout Europe this summer. However, Ms. Banks has changed her plans. Her management released a statement announcing the changes:
“Azealia Banks will be performing at the Radio 1 Hackney Weekender and Reading & Leeds Festivals this summer, but has unfortunately had to cancel her remaining UK festival appearances due to recording commitments. Her October UK headline tour will still go ahead as scheduled.”