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Theblacktongue Resorts to Violence with new Mixtape and Collection

What happens after theblacktongue’s highly successful 64 nights of christmas collection? The wild New York born and bred fashion house take a  trip to a few popular vacation towns within the state for the summer and continue their hooligan-esque activity. Their latest

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Quiana Parks Unites The Art of DJIng and Philanprothy for DJ For A Cure 9/21

Cancer. It’s a scary word, but many aren’t sure what it means exactly, so it let me break it down: Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth. These diseases cause tumors and have the potential to invade or

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#ThingsToDoWithVashtie: Livin’ Proof London Fashion Week Party 9/16

Our girl Vashtie is heading to London for Fashion Week and you already know we have a the details on where she’s spinning. Livin’ Proof is throwing a fashion week party with a powerful DJ line up including Clara Amfo,

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[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: FENTY X PUMA SLIDES

Whether you’re just running to the store or meeting your friends out for lunch, a pair of slides will come in handy. Rihanna teamed up with PUMA to collaborate on a pair of slides that both fit the “girl on

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RECAP: Vashtie and Friends bring “Throwback Thursday” to Life at 1992 Party

  Video by: canalesvisuals.com On Thursdays, we throw it back and on this past Thursday, we had to throw it all the way back with a 1992 Party at The VNYL with your favorite hip hop and R&B records from the

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Five Vegan Labor Day Cookout Recipes

It’s finally Labor Day, the day we are supposed to celebrate “work” but if you’re like Vlad, Vashtie’s kitty, you’re just here to cookout hop. As a vegan or vegetarian, usually, no one is thinking of you as they turn

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Here’s How To Help #HurricaneHarvey Victims

Social media has been a blessing in helping us reach those in need during the tragic result of Hurricane Harvey’s landfall in Houston, TX and surrounding areas. We at VashtieDotCom are making further efforts to support those in need through major

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Vashtie and Friends Host 1992 Party August 31st at The VNYL

You already know what time it is! Vashtie and friends host the next 1992 party at the VNYL and we want you there. The DJ line up includes our downtown sweetheart, Austin Millz, Quiana Parks, Shy Daughter from 10pm to

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The Importance of Self-Esteem with Princess Nokia

“I am a gorgeous woman. It’s not me being egotistical or narcissistic, it’s just a fact. I’m a knock out,” says New York native Princess Nokia, as she smiles into the camera for her Genius.com interview. As she crosses her

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Vashtie and Noumenon Collaborate for ‘Nothing New’ Mixtape

“Nothing New” is a collection of songs curated and mixed by Vashtie and Noumenon that display how Hip Hop’s most notable artists have cleverly sampled from the most influential and legendary musicians of all time. With artists ranging from James

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King Krule Releases a Visual for ‘Czech One’

King Krule quickly reminds us that 2017’s music is genre-less and stems from the sweet nothings of spoken word poetry in his latest visual for Czech One. In the video, the red-haired English singer-songwriter boards a plane to an unknown destination

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5 Things Found in Faux Makeup That Will Make You Scream

The beauty industry is booming. Everyone Rihanna to Kim Kardashian and Kyle Jenner are creating beauty lines to keep up with the latest make up trends and allow their fans to feel a tad bit closer to them while wearing

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Jay Boogie Shatters All Labels in ‘Jesus Loves Me Too’

Let’s face it, we’re in a era in music, where a lot of things sound the same. Don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing wrong with a beat heavy with 808s that gets it clapping in the car on the way

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RECAP: Vashtie DJs at the SouthHampton Sweat Fitness Festival

  What’s a good workout without a playlist to keep you going? Our Downtown Sweetheart provided the mix and hosted the 3rd annual Southhampton Sweat Fitness Festival along side Quincy Davis, and Balaram Stack. Guests enjoyed a day of work out

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Lil Uzi Vert Celebrates his 23rd Birthday At Jue Lan Club with Vashtie’s Moët Bottle In Hand

Celebrating your birthday can go either one of two ways: You’re excited to gain another year of wisdom and can match your age in shots or you feel like just gaining age. Luckily for the 23-year-old artist Lil Uzi Vert,

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Recap: Vashtie DJs at Motorola Event

Our downtown sweetheart DJed the launch of the new Motorola Moto Z2 Force Edition and Moto Mods this past week and it was a blast. She set the mood for the party getting everyone both excited for the launch but

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3 Things Every Girl Needs In Her Fanny Pack

The Vashtie.com team can honestly admit that sometimes carrying a purse is not the wave. Your purse is either too big and carries literally everything you don’t need at the moment, too small that you can’t even put that $20

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Woman Crushin’ It Wednesday: Winnie Harlow

It’s safe to say we’ve taken the word “woman” to an entire new level. “The Woman” is fearless, strong, elegant, and task-oriented in 2017 and at VashtieDotCom, we’re here for it. On Wednesdays we celebrate not only a woman we’re

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#BeautyTipTuesday: The Truth About Sleeping With Make Up On

After a long night of curving men in the club, 9 times out of 10, you’re too tired to wipe your make up off. Your powder is now soaked into your face, one of your lashes are falling off and

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Woman Crushin’ It Wednesday: Nazanin Mandi

It’s safe to say we’ve taken the word “woman” to an entire new level. “The Woman” is fearless, strong, elegant, and task-oriented in 2017 and at VashtieDotCom, we’re here for it. On Wednesdays we celebrate not only a woman we’re

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Dos and Don’ts of Wearing Sneakers with Dresses

Vashite has a pair of kicks to go with any outfit. Whether she’s wearing them with a pair of baggy jeans, wearing running shoes on the way to the gym, or throwing on some fresh whites to match her fit,

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5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Metallica

One of the first rules of fashion is to never wear a tee representing a band you’ve never heard of, can’t name one song by, or the top was just on sale at Forever21. Regardless of your reason, you probably

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BeautyTipTuesday: The At-Home Mani/Pedi

There’s no better feeling than getting your nails done. It’s the icing on the cake to your perfect look and honestly, shiny or matte polish just gives you a better quality of life (so we think.) When you’re on the

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Michael Kraun Takes The “Next Steps” in his First Visual

  Some may say argue that hip hop is dead and the rise of mumble rap has come to conquer the rap scene (we may be already there.) But with a breath of fresh air, Queens native Michael Kraun is

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Playlist: The Friday Night Turn Up

It’s been a long week. You missed the bus, your boss gave you the side eye when you didn’t ‘reply all’ on the company weekly email and you spilled coffee all over the thrifted jeans you planned on posted on

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#ThingsToDoWithVashtie: 1992 Party

Looking for something to do with Vashtie this weekend? The word around the street is the 1992 party is back and you’re not going to want to miss it. We’re talking your favorite 90’s and 00’s jams being spun by

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#ThingsToDoWithVashtie: Friends & Lovers in BK

Looking for something to do with Vashtie tonight? Brooklyn Took It presents a night of positive vibes and dope music by some of NYC”s most talented lady DJs including our own Vashtie Kola. Tonight’s line up also include Rogue, Sade,

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Playlist: Fourth Of July Cookout Vibes

Its the fourth of July and you’re planning your annual cook out hop. You know, you’re hitting up all of your friends to see what time they will start grilling so you can plan accordingly on who’s house you’re going

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Jay Z “Writes” his Wrongs, Sheds Light Financial Freedom + More on 4:44

  The last thing you’d expect in 2017 would be a new Jay Z album, so Jay Z gave us a new Jay Z album. In the midst of the mumble rap floating around on the Internet. Granted, there’s nothing

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Glam Spin Fidget Spinners add a new spin on beauty

  You’ve tried a fidget spinner, admit it. You were curious about how it worked and you tried it and now you can’t stop spinning it at your desk when your boss isn’t looking. Well, Glamspin, creatively added a new

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Beauty Tip Tuesday: 3 Homemade Deep Conditioners For Curly Hair

  You woke up this morning with dry and brittle hair because you were too cute to put your satin bonnet or scarf on last night. Usually, we’d let you suffer, but the VashtieDotCom team always has your back with

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#NowPlaying A.Chal x Love N Hennessy

Rhythm and Blues doesn’t sound the same as it does in the 1980s and we’re cool with that. R&B has evolved from the original blues and gospel base and added a spin of  heavy 808s and auto tune, but one thing

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Featured: Quickie with Father

T H E S H O R T… Name: Centel Mangam Nickname: Father Birthday and Astrological Sign: August 20, 1990 Born & Raised: Pearl, Mississippi Currently Residing: Los Angeles, CA The Last Song You Played: Gucci Mane – I’m a

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#ThingsToDoWithVashite: MDOT X Ray Ban

Looking to hang with Vashite this weekend? Well lucky for you, she will be spinning the hottest tunes at the MODT x RayBan event in New York this Saturday. From 2pm to 5pm, you can join Vashtie on the dance

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Playlist: Chopped and Screwed

This week, our VashtieDotCom playlist is going to take you to the heart of Houston, Texas, where Chopped and Screwed production is key and where queen Bey first laid her head. We’re sure Bey is playing her own music to

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Throw it Back: 5 Favorite Prodigy Songs

At VashtieDotCom, we’re still mourning the hip-hop great Prodigy. The Mobb Deep member passed away in Las Vegas after being hospitalized for complications caused by sickle cell anemia. While it’s a disease he struggled with as a child, he lived

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Woman Crushin’ It Wednesday: Aleali May

  It’s safe to say we’ve taken the word “woman” to an entire new level. “The Woman” is fearless, strong, elegant, and task-oriented in 2017 and at VashtieDotCom, we’re here for it. On Wednesdays we celebrate not only a woman

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All Eyez On Me Garners Mixed Reviews and Mixed Feelings

This past weekend we celebrated Tupac’s birthday. We posted old photos of him on our Instagrams, blasted his music loud on the way to the function and filled our twitter with quotes he may have not said, but hey, it was

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Here’s How You Can Earn an AFROPUNK Brooklyn Ticket

  Festival season is among us and it’s safe to admit your pockets may look at little empty. There’s nothing worst than seeing the line up for a AFROPUNK, (festival you promised yourself you would go to this year) to

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ThingsToDoWithVashtie: Here and Now

Looking to do something with Vashtie? You already know we have your back. This Saturday, Vashtie will be a special guest at Here and Now. This event will be hosted by Bryan Valdivia along with music by Deemehlow at Ludlow

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