Posts tagged Female Rap
Will We Finally Get Our Darkskin Representation With Asian Doll As The New "It" Girl?

Outspoken and undeniably authentic, Asian Doll is quickly solidifying herself in the rap game. Signed to Gucci Mane’s label, 1017 Records, Asian Doll very well could be hip-hop’s next “It” girl, finally giving us melanated sisters the darkskin representation we’ve been waiting on since the 90s. However, with the immense challenges to face, like colorism in the hip-hop industry and its longtime practice of only having one popular female rapper at a time, does Asian Doll have what it takes to climb the charts and dominate the industry?

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Meatless Beef: Why Eve's Concerns are a Non-Problem

Honestly, Eve’s comments weren’t necessary. They were actually sort of hypocritical, and reeked of the slut shaming respectability politics many women have been held to over the years in the music industry. The type of politics developed by men to limit women and how the express themselves in order to force them conform eventually. 

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