I'm not one to go racing to watch BET shows these days, but as soon as I saw this documentary special would be airing I knew I'd want to see it, and hopefully you will, too. On my blog, I'd like to give more attention female emcees like Mala Reignz and MC Lyte. We are inundated with male rappers so hopefully BET's first music documentary "My Mic Sounds Nice: A Truth About … [Read more...] about BET to air documentary about women in hip hop “My Mic Sounds Nice” on Aug 30
One of the questions I was dying to ask Cheryl aka "Salt," from the legendary Salt-n-Pepa, at the "Let's Talk About Pep" launch party was her take on making it as a female MC in a male dominated industry. After all, they are one of the few all female rap groups to gain mainstream success. Here's what Salt had to say. Related Links Ifelicious Thoughts- Let’s Talk … [Read more...] about Cheryl Wray aka “Salt” from Salt-n-Pepa gives advice for FemCs
First of all, if you hear this lady bless the mic, you'll be wondering why the hell she hasn't been signed yet?? So blow up this post and Mala's myspace page (myspace.com/malareignz) with lots of comments. Shoo! Put out your spirit fingers out and send good vibes. Let's do what we can as fans to make this happen for Mala Reignz in OH-NINE for realzz!!! You can peep her … [Read more...] about Nod your head to this: Interview with Fem-Cee Mala Reignz
Back in September 2008, I sat next to Mala Reignz at a networking event for ladies trying to make it in the entertainment industry. We just got to talking, real talk, you know? She handed me her mixtape. I took it with no major expectations because everybody and their mama wants to be a rapper, but not everyone can rap. So, I put Mala Reignz through my personal litmus test … [Read more...] about Miss Rap Supreme indeed! Coming soon, interview with rapper Mala Reignz.