New Video: Janelle Monáe Feat. Erykah Badu, “Q.U.E.E.N”

“Oh no, the booty don’t lie.” The fabulousness of this song and video is preventing me from being great!!! LOL Chic, couture gorgeousness are the only words I can say about “Q.U.E.E.N.” by Janelle Monáe featuring the wonder that is Erykah Badu (aka Badoula Oblangata). These ladies (in the truest sense) are giving me mod meets menswear in Egypt life with a dash of Cameo!!! … Continue reading New Video: Janelle Monáe Feat. Erykah Badu, “Q.U.E.E.N”

New Music: Chris Brown, “Give It Away” [NSFW]

  In a matter of days, Chris Brown will turn the not-so-big 2-4. To celebrate, the R&B singer decided to give his fans a little something with “Give It Away.” The song, not featured on his July 16 album, X, got Chris found himself in some trouble when he performed a riff of it in the club earlier this year. Perhaps when you hear the song, you’ll … Continue reading New Music: Chris Brown, “Give It Away” [NSFW]

H&M Enlists Plus-Size Model As New Face Of Beachwear Collection

Opting to boldly though silently change the pace of things, H&M has made plus-size model Jennie Runk the new poster model for their Beachwear collection, and she looks fantastic. Fuchsia body conscious dress, black high waist bikini and one piece bathing suits fashioned out of the same tie dyed prints as seen here are on call this year with crochet sweaters and shorts in between. … Continue reading H&M Enlists Plus-Size Model As New Face Of Beachwear Collection

New Music: J. Cole, “Truly Yours 2” Ep Live Stream Now

Upon the release of his latest single, “Cole Summer,” J.Cole also blessed his fans with Truly Yours ” EP. In addition to “Cole Summer,” the project includes five new songs to get you excited for his new album, Born Sinner, on iTunes and in stores June 25.   You can download or stream the album here.  My favorite song is definitely “Chris Tucker” featuring 2 Chainz!!!!!!!!! Be … Continue reading New Music: J. Cole, “Truly Yours 2” Ep Live Stream Now

Alexander Wang’s Balenciaga Ad Campaign

  Before being a model was worthy of celebrity status, they were living mannequins used to display the art  of fashion. Alexander Wang channels this form with the ultra cinematic route for his debut collection as Balenciaga’s creative director. Kristen McMenamy models pieces from Wang’s debut collection which appeared at Paris Fashion Week this past February. The campaign shot by Steven Klein focuses on the … Continue reading Alexander Wang’s Balenciaga Ad Campaign

Featured Artist Wednesdays: Get To Know J. Prophet

It’s May 1, so you know what that means?! The first inclusion in our Featured Artist Wednesday segment brought to you by songwriter/lyricist, J. Prophet. The Mt. Vernon resident rapper delivers a unique blend of  “Jesus-oriented message of love and freedom into jazz inspired, soul-infused and gospel-informed hip-hop.” The religiously and socially conscious microphone checker, who has shared the stage with Lupe Fiasco, picks up the … Continue reading Featured Artist Wednesdays: Get To Know J. Prophet

New Music: Luke James Feat. Bridget Kelly, “I.O.U” Remix

As if to say the magnitude of the original wasn’t enough, Roc Nation’s newest shining star Bridget Kelly has jumped on her friend Luke James latest single for the remix of “I.O.U.” I guess co-mingling with the Carters (BK on Jay-Z’s label, Luke touring Europe on Beyonce’s tour) has served as inspiration for the perfection of the duet. Reaching much? Most definitely. LOL The talent … Continue reading New Music: Luke James Feat. Bridget Kelly, “I.O.U” Remix