By: Maquita Eaton
“In a world full of Instagram models, you gotta respect the working…” – Some Salty Meme Maker. Much respect is due to the working woman that is Angie Martinez. Her memoir My Voice chronicles her rise as the “the voice of New York”. It’s refreshing to see what hard work, passion and being true to yourself can do and Martinez’s story is reflective of that. Angie Martinez was there for it all during the Golden Age of Hip-Hop. Her memoir provides a behind the scenes look at some of your favorite celebrities’ rise to stardom and popular controversies. If you need a little inspiration to keep at your dreams or something dope and quick to read, this book is highly recommended.