Ladies in rap music are few and far between, but at this year’s VH1 Hip Hop Honors, the biggest females in the genre will be front and center. Check out a free live stream of the event to see Lil Kim, Missy Elliott and more get honored right here!
It’s all about the ladies at the VH1’s Hip Hop Honors on July 11! The event, which will honor some of the most well-known female rappers, is going down live from the David Geffen Hall at the Lincoln Center in New York City, and you can watch everything go down HERE.
Lil Kim, Missy Elliott, Salt-N-Pepa and Queen Latifah are the four acts being honored at this year’s event, which is subtitled All Hail The Queens. It is the first Hip Hop Honors in six years, and a bunch of amazing tributes are planned. CLICK HERE TO WATCH VH1’S HIP HOP HONORS.
The LOX, French Montana, Desiigner, Dej Loaf, Teyana Taylor, Rich Homie Quan and Jessica White will give a performance in honor of Lil Kim, while Missy will get recognized by her friends Pharrell, Timbaland, Nelly Furtado, Remy Ma, Trina, Keyshia Cole, Raven Symone, Monica, Fantasia Barrino and Jazmine Sullivan. There are also expected to be tons of surprises during the show. AH, it’s going to be epic!
Eve, another well-known female rapper, will be hosting the event, and is also expected to be part of the Missy tribute.
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It’s no secret that hip hop is generally a male-dominated genre, so it’s great to see the ladies being recognized at such an important event. The VH1 Hip Hop Honors begin at 9:00 pm ET, and if you’re not able to watch live on VH1, you can totally keep up with everything that happens by clicking on the live stream above!
HollywoodLifers, which female hip hop artist is your favorite?!