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.
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.
Travi$ Scott Is Being Blamed for Delaying Rihanna’s ‘Anti-‘ Album
Travis Scott is being blamed for why Rihanna has not yet released her highly anticipated album, 'Anti.'
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.
10 Reminders Janet Jackson Slays Any Time, Any Place
No matter what she does, Ms. Jackson (if you're nasty) is a bona fide star. So while we wait for her highly anticipated 11th studio album, 'Unbreakable,' here are 10 Reminders Janet Jackson Slays Any Time, Any Place.
Raheem DeVaughn Makes the Ladies Melt in ‘Black Ice Cream’ Video
Raheem DeVaughn is not done promoting his latest album, 'Love Sex Passion.' The self-proclaimed "Love King" is back with a new video for his single, "Black Ice Cream."
‘Empire’ Season Two Trailers Reveal New Details [VIDEOS]
With the premiere of Empire‘s season 2 happening in 20 days, Fox’s hit dramatic series has revealed new trailers that give fans some hints on what to expect for the upcoming season.