women of hip hop

The First Ladies Of Rap: MC Lyte


The First Ladies of Rap and Hip Hop culture are all forward-thinking pioneers whose legacies, both individual and collective, are undeniable. While these women don’t technically require a proper introduction at this stage in their careers as veterans, there’s no better time than Women’s History Month to celebrate the achievements, challenges overcome and contributions each have made over the […]

Pro Era Producer HansSOLO Teams Up With Flo Kennedy


Clocking in at 22 rotations around the sun, Harlem’s Flo Kennedy is putting in work to captivate and win over new listeners. Teaming up with Pro Era producer HansSOLO for her new single “The Panorama” makes for a smart reveal of the pair’s forthcoming collaborations. The downtempo production enhances her lyrical approach wonderfully, with several key […]

Poet And Hip-Hop Artist Rebeca Lane Discusses Being A Feminist In Latin America

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Is 2016 going to be dubbed the year of the Hip-Hop feminist? Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With more and more media coverage and people of all genders speaking on the subject this year, feminism and Hip-Hop is a conversation that will continue into the new year. As part of BBC’s Global Beats series, Candace […]