Female Hip-Hop Icons

Female Hip-Hop Icons

When it comes to the women of hip hop, gaining respect in a male-dominated industry is no small feat. Explore the entrepreneurial genius of record label owner Sylvia Robinson (aka The Mother of Hip Hop), who masterminded the first rap record ever, Rapper's Delight. Find out about how pioneering rapper Roxanne Shante started the Roxanne Wars in the mid 80s and how mega stars Eve and Queen Latifah became multi-hyphenates in the entertainment world.