Thursday, 20 March 2014

Billboard Features 31 Female Rappers Who Changed The Game In Hip Hop

Image: Billboard.com
Since the beginning of this month, Billboard, the popular music site has been featuring female rappers who changed the game music industry. This is being done to celebrate the women history month. According to Billboard,
"Hip-hop is a tough game in which only the best survive. From the early days of the male-dominated genre, female rappers have proved that women, though few in numbers, are fearless, strong especially when unified and are not only capable of standing as tall as the next man but also of outshining them.
"Many female rhymers, from Queen Latifah to Nicki Minaj, have destroyed the proverbial glass ceiling to become legends in their own right. In celebration of women's history month, we're spotlighting 31 of the greatest female rappers of all time over a 31-day series, kicking off with an interview with MC Lyte."

The female rappers featured for the past days include,

Day 1:Mc Lyte, who was featured in Brandy's "I Wanna Be Down"
Day 2: Angel Haze who sang "Cleaning Out My Closet"
Day 3: Charli Baltimore
Day 4: Shawnna "Gettin' Some (Head)"
Day 5: Yo-Yo, 
Day 6: Da Brat
Day 7: Monie Love
Day 8: Mia X
Day 9: Ms. Jade
Day 10: Gangsta Boo
Day 11: Jean Grae
Day 12: Lil Mama
Day 13: Rah Digga
Day 14: Amil
Day 15: Eve
Day 16: The Lady of Rage
Day 17: Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes
Day 18: Roxanne Shanté "Bad Sister"
Day 19: Trina "Da Baddest Bitch"

Source

1 comment: