Hip-hop has always had a rocky relationship with women. But what critics fail to mention is that sexism was part of mainstream American culture long before hip-hop's conception. Though all forms of degradation should be condemned, rap has always shouldered more than its fair share of the blame.
The good news, though, is that there's still a handful of rappers who choose to use rap as a positive tool for examining gender relations. Guest writer Shannon Barbour has compiled a list of ten MCs who know just how to make the ladies feel special. Here's our Top 10 Female Friendly MCs.
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