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Missy Elliott, Queen Latifah, Salt-N-Pepa Will Be Saluted At Revived VH1 Hip Hop Honors

Entertainment Weekly | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.16.2016 | Black Voices

Bringing back the VH1 Hip Hop Honors is definitely worth it, so let Missy Elliott work it....

Salt-N-Pepa: The Baton Has 'Definitely Been Dropped' For Women In Hip-Hop

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 12.17.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Where, oh, where have all the female MCs gone? Hip-hop legends Salt-N-Pepa, who made a name for themselves in the '80s and '90s with hits like "Push ...

10 Kids Who Nailed Their Celebrity Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 10.30.2015 | Black Voices

Dressed as Drake, Cookie from "Empire" and others, these kids let their star power shine and we're pretty positive they'll score big time while trick-...

Guy Dances To 'Push It' Like No One's Watching, Even Though Everyone Is

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.05.2014 | Good News

There's really no question this guy pushed it. In a video uploaded to YouTube, a man gives it his all, dancing to Salt-N-Pepa's "Push It." Others...

Salt-N-Pepa Pushes It Real Good In New Geico Commercial

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 11.26.2014 | Entertainment

Salt-N-Pepa hasn't released an album since 1997, but they're still pushing it real good, as evidenced by their reunion in a new Geico commercial. S...

These Animals Dancing To 'Push It' Will Make Your Day

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 06.16.2014 | Comedy

Prepare to take your day from "Good" to "Real Good." Our friends over at Tastefully Offensive had the brilliant idea to combine dancing animals wit...

On the "A" w/Souleo: Salt-N-Pepa Back Together Again as a Trio?

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 07.23.2014 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

Is Deidra "DJ Spinderella" Roper the "N" in Salt-N-Pepa? It was a question the DJ Spinderella posed to her fellow legendary hip-hop group members Cheryl "Salt" James and Sandra "Pepa" Denton on their VH1 reality show in 2007. Nearly seven years later Salt finally has an answer: yes.

Shyboy's Water on Mars Is the Debut Pop Album of 2013

Xaque Gruber | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

If Nick Drake, Alan Parsons Project and M83 spawned a child raised on a healthy diet of Prince, Alfred Hitchcock, and classic science fiction films, it would be something resembling Shyboy.

Movie Review: Unfinished Song

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.19.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The film is part of a genre: cranky but lovable oldsters, either rediscovering life or simply loving it. In this case, it's a bit of both, with death as the reigning subtext.

Which Song Had The Most Impact On Black Culture?

Posted 06.06.2013 | Black Voices

There's no doubt that music is a form of self-expression. And many artists not only use the recording booth as a hit-making platform, but also as a me...

Erin Clements

Pepa On Pickup Lines & Favorite Rendition Of 'Shoop' | Erin Clements | Posted 02.15.2013 | Celebrity

Sandra "Pepa" Denton has been a longtime safe sex advocate and avid supporter of Lifebeat, an organization that works to prevent the spread of HIV/AID...

WATCH: Slow Jammin' The Debt Ceiling

Posted 01.29.2013 | Comedy

Some jokes about the news are best served with a punchline. And some are best served by bringing out Brian Williams and putting a funky groove beneath...

Glennisha Morgan

Salt-N-Pepa Star Hits NYC For HIV/AIDS Awareness | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

“Howard Stern Show” producer Gary Dell’Abate unveiled “The Arches Of Hope,” an interactive art installation and social media campaign to rai...

The Space Jam Soundtrack: A Reconsideration

Rap Genius | Posted 09.15.2012 | Entertainment
Rap Genius

This little collection serves as a fantastic snapshot of where hip-hop was at in 1996. There's an overstuffed but awesome posse cut, a serious message tune, a nod to the South, a song by and for ladies getting their freak on, and, most notably, a couple appearances by Jay-Z.

Jill Scott, Salt-N-Pepa At Verizon Center: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 21

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.21.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR THURSDAY, JUNE 21 1. Jill Scott at Verizon Center Jill Scott is great but probably can't sell out the Verizon Center. Openers Kem, Salt-...

60 Black Music Style Icons

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.07.2013 | Style

When I wasn't playing dress-up or scribbling in journals as a child, you could find me dancing or singing. I watched BET's "Video Soul" and "Planet Gr...

60 Black Music Style Icons

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 07.31.2012 | Black Voices

When I wasn't playing dress-up or scribbling in journals as a child, you could find me dancing or singing. I watched BET's "Video Soul" and "Planet Gr...

A Look Back: Salt-n-Pepa Looking Hot, Cool & Vicious

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

"A Look Back" is a daily column that highlights a moment from fashion's fabulous past. Today's pick is of the girl group Salt-n-Pepa circa 1988. The ...

WATCH: 'Portlandia' Cover Salt N Pepa

Posted 01.05.2012 | Comedy

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein kicked off a "Portlandia" live tour in December to promote season two of the show, and at Friday's performance in S...

WATCH: Buche It (Buche It Good)

Posted 12.20.2011 | Home

Ooo baby, baby. The blog Paris By Mouth has done an excellent job cataloging Paris' many exquisite versions of the buche de noel. The best part of the...

Dog Ears Music: Songs For The Beach

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we give you a summer soundtrack, featuring music by Beck, Etta James, Dr. Dog, Salt-N-Pepa, Eels and others.

Taste Of Chicago MUSIC 2010: Salt-N-Pepa, Slick Rick, Rob Thomas, MORE

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Obviously, most people battle the crowds and heat at the annual Taste of Chicago for the food, but the musical lineup always attracts a crowd as well....

Salt-N-Pepa's 'Shoop': A Thorough Breakdown Of Its Absurdity (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

If you were born between the years 1978 and 1988, there's a good chance every girl you've ever met knows the words to Salt-N-Pepa's masterpiece, "Shoo...

Beatles For Sale, John Leckie Interview on The Stone Roses, This Week's New Albums, plus Scott Weiland, Jason Mraz, and Glee

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With the release of stereo and mono box sets, individual album reissues, and their own edition of Rock Band, The Beatles finally have stepped into the 21st century in a major way.

Salty Sweet

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Louise McCready Hart

When my boyfriend accused me of being "salty," I had a sneaking suspicion he wasn't referring to my natal body composition. Turns out my lexicon lover wasn't whispering sweet nothings.