The City Girls

Who are the City Girls? As hip hop has evolved throughout the century, many prominent groups have risen and fallen. On December 3, 1992 and February 11, 1994, Jatavia Johnson (JT) and Caresha Brownlee (Yung Miami) were born in Miami, Florida. A few decades later, and they would rise to be one of the most […]

The City Girls: Bibliography

Working Links: https://variety.com/2021/music/news/city-girls-yung-miami-jt-future-is-female-1235125753/ https://www.billboard.com/music/rb-hip-hop/city-girls-jt-prison-return-timeline-8532655/ https://qualitycontrolmusic.com/City-Girls https://www.xxlmag.com/megan-thee-stallion-city-girls-asian-doll-beef/ https://genius.com/a/city-girls-jt-explains-why-finessing-scamming-stripping-is-the-female-version-of-street-rap https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-features/city-girls-separated-by-prison-want-to-be-icons-702646/ Bibliography: Coleman, V. (2020, December 20). Megan Thee Stallion, city girls, Asian doll beef erupts. XXL Mag. Retrieved March 4, 2022, from https://www.xxlmag.com/megan-thee-stallion-city-girls-asian-doll-beef/ Eustice, K. (2021, December 3). City girls prove the future is female–and fierce. Variety. Retrieved March 4, 2022, from https://variety.com/2021/music/news/city-girls-yung-miami-jt-future-is-female-1235125753/ Fu, E. (2022, August […]

City Girls

City Girls: Friendship, Trap Music, and the Rise to Stardom Rap Duo The City Girls which consists of Yung Miami (Caresha Brownlee) and JT (Jatavia Shakara Johnson), two friends who grew up in the Opa-Locka and Liberty City areas of Miami Florida. Both women grew up around trap music, with JT’s father having a studio […]