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Roxanne Shanté Recalls Embracing Group Home Life In ‘A Breukelen Story’ Web Series

The Queens borough hip-hop pioneer shares how she was caught boosting and her first day living in Brooklyn, New York.


10 Things We Learned From ‘Roxanne Roxanne’

'Roxanne Roxanne' uncovers the good, bad and the ugly aspects that can come as a result of being exposed to too much, too soon.


‘Roxanne Roxanne’ Star Chanté Adams Takes On The Battle Of Life In Netflix’s Hip-Hop Epic

Chanté Adams glides through the 10th floor of The Chamber Group’s downtown New York building. She’s especially jubilant. Not because the city has issued a…


‘Time Is Illmatic’: 7 Illest Must-See Moments In Nas’ Documentary

Nas’ eternal classic debut album gets diced and dissected in Time Is Illmatic, a 10-years-in-the-making documentary by director One9 and writer Erik Parker. The film…


Roxanne Shanté Apologizes For Lying About Ph.D

Roxanne Shanté has finally spoken out about the controversy surrounding her Ph.D. In August 2009, New York's Daily News published a story…