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Women in Music

13 Music Videos Featuring Women We Love Who Won "Video of the Year" at the VMAs

The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards are around the corner — airing Sunday! Read More »

How Tracee Ellis Ross Is Empowering Women With This Music Video

Tracee Ellis Ross takes her body confidence strut to a whole new level in a supremely captivating recreation of her mother Diana Ross' iconic video, "Work That Body." Read More »

This Musician Ran a Marathon Without a Tampon to Fight 'Period Stigma'

Drummer Kiran Gandhi is making noise in the world without her drum set after running a marathon in quite a dramatic way. The 26-year-old made headlines after she ran 26.2 miles while on her period — without a tampon. Read More »

Music Videos Are Back: How Female Visionaries Made It Happen

By Megan Angelo Let me take you back to the summer of 1999. Read More »

12 Women to Watch at Lollapalooza 2015

Although we're about halfway done with summer, music festival season seems to be in full swing as Lollapalooza 2015 kicks off in Chicago on Friday. Read More »

8 Epic Feminist Missy Elliott Lyrics in Honor of Her Birthday

Melissa (Missy) Misdemeanor Elliott turns 44 today. She's Grammy-award winning singer, rapper, songwriter, and producer, who debuted her first platinum album (of six) when Nicki Minaj was 14 years old.  Read More »

5 Awesome Covers of Cyndi Lauper's "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun"

Pop star Cyndi Lauper celebrated her 62nd birthday Monday. Read More »

6 Highlights You Need to Know From Ariana Grande's Feminist Twitter Post

Ariana Grande took to Twitter Sunday to voice her frustrations, opinions, and hopes for society. Instead of using social media to rant about being victimized by the media, she's using it to help change the conversation on sexism while sharing her personal views on feminism. Read More »

7 Awesome and Influential Quotes by Stevie Nicks

Stevie Nicks celebrated her 67th on May 26. From belting it out as Fleetwood Mac's leading woman to her solo career, her music has inspired generations of fans and paved the way for fu Read More »

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