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 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.
Miley Cyrus’ Most Outrageous Looks [Gallery]
We looked through the last few years of public appearances and gathered the most awesomely ridiculous, fantastically weird looks Miley has ever worn.
19 Surprising Artist Moments Caught on Camera During MTV’s Golden Years
See which rappers hung out with TV's biggest actors at the time or which R&B singers shared a few laughs with boy band members and rock stars. Check out 19 Surprising Artist Moments Caught on Camera During MTV's Golden Years.
Young Thug Calls Out Metro Boomin, Praises Future
After Metro Boomin saluted Future's mixtape game and bashed other rappers for releasing too many projects in a given year, Young Thug has a few choice words for the producer.
‘Love & Hip Hop Hollywood’ Season 2, Episode 10 Recap: Willie Confronts Shanda About Strip…
In this week's episode of 'Love & Hip Hop Hollywood,' Willie confronts Shanda about stripping, Fizz and Rich meet for the first time and Hazel-E and Teairra Mari get into a fight.