Tag: Female Artists

Why Is There a Lack of Women in Country Music?

Country music has many iconic female artists like Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, and Reba McEntire. But all too often, the country music stations are dominated by men. The gender imbalance in the music genre is so well-known that many media outlets like The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, and Rolling Stone Country dubbed… Read More

Fashion and art make waves in Water Carry Me Go

Water Carry Me Go was a ‘fashion-art’ exhibition curated by Chinedu Ukabam. A Nigerian designer based in Toronto and co-founder of SUPAFRIK, Ukabam was responsible for the contemporary African-inspired art, fashion, music, and food travelling pop-up shop and gallery.   Part of the Then and Now series for Black History Month, the exhibition was a… Read More

Iggy Azalea Joins the Beatles In Making Billboard History

It comes as no surprise that “Billboard Magazine” chose to feature Iggy Azalea on their latest  cover. The Aussie rhymer/cover girl has held the top two spot on Billboard’s “Hot 100” for two consecutive weeks now. This is a big deal for a multitude of reasons.   Azalea becomes only the fourth solo female rapper… Read More

Artists to Watch: Audrey Kawasaki

You probably are more familiar with Audrey Kawasaki’s work than you realize. Her iconic paintings have become wallpapers, avatars, and cover photos countless times; it goes without saying that an introduction is necessary for such a recognizable artist.   Kawasaki spent two years at Pratt Institute, in Brooklyn, N.Y. studying Fine Arts Painting. There, she learned her precise… Read More