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, Diffuser.fm and TheBoombox.com. contributes to various sites and publications in the U.S. and U.K. including TheBoomBox.com, Diffuser.fm, 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.
Join Our Exclusive Twitter Chat with Bridget Kelly on September 24
Ever wanted to chat with Bridget Kelly and ask her a couple of questions? Well, now here's your chance! TheDrop.fm is hosting a Twitter Takeover with the Roc Nation artist on Tues., Sept. 23 at 3:30PM ET. The singer will be on hand to answer all of your questions -- in 140 characters or less, o…
Machine Gun Kelly’s Tattoo Tales: Rapper Shares 10 Stories Behind His Ink [Exclusive Photo…
Machine Gun Kelly may not necessarily be in the hip-hop's mainstream just yet, however, his recent mixtape, 'Black Flag,' has been sparking excitement amongst fans and critics alike. With all the hype around it, the 23-year-old Cleveland rapper is already in talks with the execs at hi…
Two Young Girls Put Their Own Spin on Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ ‘Thrift Shop’
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' 'Thrift Shop' is by far one of the more popular hits of 2013. And it looks like its popularity has reached the ears of YouTube sensation Sophia Grace and her "hype girl" Rosie.
Styles P Puffs and Passes in ‘I Need Weed’ Video
Although 4/20 was a few days ago, Styles P made sure to put his mark out there with the marijuana celebration video, 'I Need Weed.'
Tyler the Creator vs. Azealia Banks – Rap Battle
Tyler the Creator is holding down the top spot this week, winning TheDrop.fm's Rap Battle for the third straight week.
Tyler the Creator vs. Big Sean – Rap Battle
Tyler the Creator is still going strong this week with his second consecutive win in TheDrop.fm's Rap Battle.
Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, The-Dream Win Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at 2013 Grammy A…
Jay-Z, Kanye West, The-Dream and Frank Ocean have all won Grammys on their own. However, the artists' collaborative effort on 'No Church in the Wild,' off Hov and 'Ye's 'Watch the Throne' LP, earned them a gramophone for Best/Rap Sung Collaboration at the 55th Annu…
Kanye West’s ‘Rich Black American’ Album Debunked
Days after the rumor mill started rolling out news of a forthcoming Kanye West album titled, 'Rich Black American,' it was quickly discovered that the entire project was a farce.
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As he promised last week, Justin Timberlake fans received a treat on Sunday (Jan. 13) at midnight with the release of his first single, 'Suit & Tie,' off of his upcoming album, 'The 20/20 Experience.'