#IllmaticXXV: Our Favorite Bars From Our Favorite Nas Album

Yesterday, April 19th marked the 25th anniversary of one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time, Nas’s Illmatic. This platinum-selling gritty album made every New Yorker feel like a king or queen while walking the streets of their beloved

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LIFE: Nas presents Illmatic XXV: Memory Lane in NYC Pop-Up in Honor of Album’s 25th Anniversary

  Last night, my friend Shabazz invited me out to her event that she was doing to celebrate Nas and the 25th Anniversary of “Illmatic” (aka, one of my Top Favorite 3 Albums OF ALL TIME!). Over the years I’ve

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Re-Launch of YouTube.Com/Vashtie

So, for those of you who have followed me – you my remember my VASHTIE TV Episodes where I detailed my travels, life experiences and pointless adventures. After Instagram took off in 2010, I started to dabble in social media

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LIFE: DJ’ing For Snark Park & American Express at Hudson Yards (3.15.19)

Special shoutout to Daniel Arsham, the Snarkitecture Gang and American Express for having me DJ their celebratory private dinner for Snark Park at the newly debuted Hudson Yards. If you haven’t heard about Hudson Yards, it is the nation’s largest

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Vashtie’s Parisian Favorites

Paris, the city of lights and love. Home to an overflow of exquisite culture, art, fashion, and above all history. This city is admired by many, and a longing destination for most. While we’re all waiting to check it off

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#WELLNESSWEDNESDAY: How Pole Dancing Can Boost Your Confidence And Keep You Fit

First of all, if you haven’t had a chance to listen to Solange’s latest project “When I Get Home” also accompanied by a music video “Almeda”, you are definitely missing out on good music. The album is filled with meditative melodies and vocals

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#BEAUTYTIPTUESDAY: Skin Rejuvenation From Live+Live Organic & Raw Skincare Products

We all want that perfect glowing skin, right? So, how do we get it without using chemicals that weren’t made for our skin? Most of the chemicals in these products are hard to read or even pronounce, so how do

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Barbie Celebrates Her Bad Ass 60th Anniversary

The Herstory For decades, Barbie has held a special place in every little girl’s heart. Starting in 1969 Barbie is always been a name that will be associated with influence and broken barriers. Founder, Ruth Handler, launched the first Barbie

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A Houston Native’s Take On Solange’s New Album ‘When I Get Home’

When I say there’s just something about an artist from Houston, I’m not being biased, it’s just solid facts. You see, being from Houston gives you a special type of appreciation for the unique culture it consists of. You represent

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#FilmFriday: Kerwin Frost Announces His 1st Annual Film Festival In NYC

Spaghetti boy, DJ, creative, Kanye’s go-to interviewer & all around hilarious bad ass Kerwin Frost has partnered up with Cash App for something special! If you’ve been keeping up with the partnerships adventures & content than you know that they

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