Dutch Masters: ‘Sisterhood of Hip Hop’ Hit the Ropes
Diamond: My dad was my first heartbreak. He disappointed me. I was in a cheerleading competition and it really meant a lot for him to be there. He told me he was coming and he didn’t come. That really crushed me because that was really big.
Brianna Perry: My first heartbreak happened here in New York City. It was during the time that I was signed to Missy and we had a meeting with Nickelodeon. It was this new show and we were so excited and it fell through. I had worked so hard. I was practicing and everything I was so excited.
Nyemiah Supreme: I was in 6th grade and they were doing a dance audition to go to this exclusive school and I didn’t get it. I just cried and cried and cried. I was so disappointed with not getting what I wanted to get .
Bia: Like a year and a half ago I was trying to get signed to a label. I had already had my situation with Pharrell but I hadn’t signed a production deal yet. I was shopping my music around to different labels and I had one that was like, oh yea they really want you. I had like three meetings with them and then they did some type of change in the company. So the person who was the CEO ended up changing and the deal just disappeared. I was living off of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and Pharrell had no idea what I was going through because I had too much pride to ask him for help. But those are the experiences that make you so when you get that real situation you’re already humbled for it and you deserve it full force.
Siya: I think my biggest heartbreak was when my dad took me from my mother because she was on drugs. That’s when I ended up living with my grandmother. Ever since then I had a really bad fear of being taken away from someone I loved or someone leaving me.
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