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Tink Names Her Top 3 Female MCs

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Recently, while in L.A. for the 2015 BET Awards, Tink disclosed which three female MCs that she most respects. The Illinois lyricist explained that Lauryn Hill, MC Lyte, and Salt N Pepa, are the chosen wordsmiths who have earned that distinction, this according to… 61 more words


Lauryn Hill Shuts Down ASCAP Awards With Medley Of Her Classics

Lauryn Hill, welcomed to the stage by an adoring audience of fans, peers and fellow musicians, thanked her loved ones as she accepted the 2015 Golden Note Award at the… 317 more words


Lauren Hill- "Feeling Good"

The universe decided it was going to throw us all the blessing of a Nina Simone tribute album, and I for one could not be more excited. 67 more words


Nina Revisited

“To most white people, jazz means black and jazz means dirt, and that’s not what I play. I play black classical music” Nina Simone

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It's a Wrap

The last artifact in this bundle is the music video Everything is Everything by Lauren Hill. This song anchors the topics previously discussed — to one artifact representing the roadblocks to progress present in contemporary Hip Hop culture. 83 more words

Lauyn Hill And Others Brings Diversity To The Louis Armstrong's Wonderful World Music Festival

Louis Armstrong was an exceptional Jazz musician, priming in the 1920’s. Appreciated deeply for his solo trumpet playing, Armstrong evolved Jazz tradition from its primary focus on collective improvisation. 542 more words