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.
2016 Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet: Rihanna, Ciara & More Dazzle
See what your favorite R&B and hip-hop stars wore on the red carpet.
Ciara Cancels Tour to Make ‘Best Album of My Career’
"...I gotta stay focused in the studio and commit myself to this new music."
The Best Looks from the 2016 Oscars Red Carpet
See all of our favorite looks at the 88th annual Academy Awards.
10 Most Shocking Oscars Outfits
It's rare, but there are times when Oscars style comes as a complete surprise.
2016 Grammy Awards Red Carpet
See what your favorite rappers and singers wore on the red carpet at the 2016 Grammys.
25 Historic Moments in Run-DMC’s Career
In honor of Run-DMC receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 Grammy Awards, the BoomBox takes a look back at the career highs and lows of the iconic rap trio.
Chris Brown’s Manager Responds to Battery Allegations, Victim Also Responds
Chris Brown's manager and alleged victim respond to his comments after the incident.
David Banner Donates Recording Studio to Mississippi Boys & Girls Clubs
David Banner donated a studio to a local Boys & Girls Club in his hometown of Jackson, Mississippi.
10 Hip-Hop and R&B Videos That Show the True Meaning of Christmas
With Christmas upon us, these videos will not only warm your heart but also show you the meaning of the holiday season.
Pusha T Embarking on Darkest Before Dawn Tour in March 2016
Pusha T has announced dates for Darkest Before Dawn tour, which kicks offs in March 2016.
Fetty Wap Hitting the Road on His Welcome to the Zoo Tour
After canceling his previous tour in October following his motorcycle accident, Fetty Wap is ready to hit the road on his own headlining trek. The New Jersey rhymer just announced dates for his upcoming Welcome to the Zoo tour.
Lil Wayne and Rae Sremmurd Will Embark on ‘The Dedication’ Tour in 2016
Lil Wayne and Rae Sremmurd will be hitting the road together on a joint tour next year.