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Father & Son Duos Who Are Making An Impact

When it comes to Jaden Smith, we know him as an amazingly talented rapper, an actor, and a model. In addition to these facts, we know Luka Sabbat as an actor on Grownish, an international model, and one the founders

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The Internet, A$AP Rocky And More Top Our Videos of The Week

Thus far, this summer has been filled with two things we love here at Vashtie.com, music and videos ! This week, a couple artists served us either a visual from their current album, built up some excited for future albums,

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Pregnancy Does Not Stop Hard Work; Cardi B Delivers Four New Visuals

  Even with a baby approaching the world at any moment, Cardi B‘s work ethic is undeniably amazing and commendable. Not only did her first album Invasion of Privacy consist of chart topping hits, but she also gave amazing performances at

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Despite the Drake vs Pusha T Beef, Here’s Why You Should Give “Daytona” a spin.

    Social media has been a mess since Pusha T released his album Daytona. Between using the late Whitney Houston’s bathroom as a cover art, him throwing shots at Drake, Drake firing back and then Pusha giving it an

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PUMA x MCM celebrates hip-hop culture with collection

When it comes to fashion in hip-hop, two brands that have been loyal and embracive to the realms of the most popular genre in America has been PUMA and MCM.  Back in the 80s. the Puma Suede was utilized by

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Hip Hop Is Embracing Health: Styles P & Jadaskiss Edition

These days, it’s pretty common to see people in hip-hop take on ventures outside of music. Rather it’s fashion, restaurants, or real-estate, we love our hip-hop moguls. Even though we adore the talent and the hustle, people within our country

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Kid Super directs Russ’s puppet themed “Cherry Hill” video

When it comes to super supported independent artists, Russ is definitely in the conversation. So what happens when you incorporate a great singer, a great designer with dope imagination, and a great director all for one visual ? You get

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City Girls drop visual to “I’ll Take Your Man”

When it comes to Quality Control’s female duo of JT and Yung Miami, better known as City Girls , they are no one you want to sleep on. Late last year, the compilation album Quality Control: Control the Streets Volume 1 (which features

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#VeganVittles: Veggie Juices with Benefits

We often overlook a lot of things in life, specifically vegetables. Most of us grew up being forced to eat veggies, or have compromised with our parents to  not eat them but what if these veggies could truly improve ourselves

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“This Is America” video a demonstration of America’s mental health

Just days ago, artist Childish Gambino released “This Is America” and our timelines flooded with comments about the visual directed by Hiro Murai. Within the video, there was much to be seen and even more to take in. In the beginning of the

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#CinematicSaturday: Spike Lee is teaching film class this summer

When it comes to the legendary director and New York native,  Spike Lee, there’s no hesitancy in saying that he knows how to make an impact.  Since 1990, Spike has been responsible for over 50 films since the 1980s, numerous awards,

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Rihanna Continues To Promote Inclusivity in new Lingerie Line Rihanna: Savage X Fenty

When it comes to bad gal Rihanna, what isn’t she responsible for  Between breaking music records, her successful line with Puma, Fenty Beauty, and even help make a difference in global education as a GPE ambassador, she’ a wonderful example

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“Get Up” with Kali Uchis in her latest visual

It’s a known fact that Kali Uchis‘s latest album Isolation is everything we wanted and more. The album that consisted of 15 tracks, includes gems like “Your Teeth in My Neck”,  “Dead to Me”, and flawless visuals for singles like

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Women’s Satin “Shattered Backboard” Air Jordan 1s Otw

When it comes to Air Jordan 1s, the “Shattered Backboard” Retro High OG Air Jordan 1s have ALWAYS been loved. The sneaker was originally inspired by Michael Jordan’s golden moment in 1985 when Michael Jordan took part in a preseason game for

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Kanye releases details on new book, new Yeezus, & G.O.O.D Music albums

Recently there’s been more Kanye in the air and it’s safe to say that we’re more than happy about it. Not only has  Kanye has been doing interviews (rare) but he’s also been tweeting (even more rare). If you haven’t

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WOMANCRUSHINITWEDNESDAY: Karena Evans

There’s no doubt that this year has consisted of a bomb selection of visuals. Some of the videos that come to mind have and that make us usually want twitch at least three more times have been videos for popular

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Sean Wotherspoon is Nike & Guess’s Tastemaker

It’s safe to say that Sean Wotherspoon is definitely having a great year. On top of doing a huge 2nd release for his Vegan Air Max 97/1 on Air Max Day, Sean and Round Two family are opening adding their

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Kaytranada wants to know “Do We Have A Problem?”

When it comes to Kaytranada, we know that he turns every beat into gold. Last year Kaytranda served us his 99.9% debut album that featured an array of artists like Anderson Park,Vic Mensa, Syd and more. This year the producer

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SZA dazes into Camp Ctrl for “Broken Clocks” visual

When songstress SZA isn’t taking part of the Grammy nominations, giving a bomb show, or slaying in commercials, she’s at Camp Ctrl. Camp Ctrl is a dreamy place where you do all the things you’ve ever seen go down in

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10 Young Photographers You Should Know

When it comes to creatives, we come in all forms. A group of individuals whom come to mind as “hungry” and perfects their craft from day to night are photographers. Whether you’re on Twitter or Instagram, you just can’t get

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Denzel Curry drops an “Ultimate” (Remix) visual and “Sumo”

When it comes to Denzel Curry, there’s no question in him being a raw talent. On top of releasing his seven track 32 Zel EP late last year, the Florida native is finishing up the Mad Man tour with fellow rappers

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Ciscero talks forthcoming Devil’s Pie EP, meeting Goldlink, + more

When it comes to the DMV area, there are certain rappers you need to know about.  One of those rappers happen to be Ciscero. Just two weeks ago, the rapper released a teaser video for his single “Function” via twitter

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Joey Bada$$ dropped new music last week and it’s fire

It seems like Flatbush’s very own Joey Bada$$ just never stops working. Between the rapper releasing his second studio album , acting, becoming a creative director for Pony (the New York based sneaker brand), and dropping his new podcast “47

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A$AP Rocky has a new single out and an album on the way

Whether A$AP Rocky is creative directing, starring in an ad, collaborating with designers, or generating music, Rocky continuously stays creative. Back in February, A$AP Rocky went to Europe to finalize his album and he announced in Berlin that his third studio

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#KicksOfTheDay: Virgil Abloh has new Off-White x Nike kicks on the way

Last year, Off-White’s creator and new designer for Louis Vuitton’s Menswear Virgil Abloh teamed up with Nike to release “The Ten.” Within the collection , he designed and released the highly sought after pairs of Air Jordan 1s, Nike Air max 90s,

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Kith Is Pairing up with Adidas and Tumi Luggage

This year, Kith’s creator Ronnie Fieg has sorta been on the unstoppable side. Earlier this year, Kith partnered up with Champion for a capsule collection. The collection included an assortment of  varsity jackets, hoodies, crewnecks, sweatpants, and pullovers that are appealing

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Sean Wotherspoon’s Vegan Air Max 97/1’s are re-releasing on Air Max Day

When it comes to Sean Wotherspoon, everything he touches is dope. If this name doesn’t look familiar to you, perhaps you know him as one of the head owners of Round Two, a collaborator with Guess, and the designer of the

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Five Projects You Should Be Listening To In March

It’s safe to say that March has been a good month for music. Lately there’s been an assortment of artists from a variety of breakout artists to mainstream acts that have released back to back  projects and albums that have caused

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Anxiety: 5 Ways Meditation Can Help You

When it comes to our lives, sometimes we can be overwhelmed by our own lifestyle factors whether’s its the work we drown ourselves in, the relationships we form, or by the situations  and/or anxiety we inevitably find ourselves having. Even

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#SelfCareSunday:20 positive thinking exercises that stimulate happiness & good health

Rather you need help being more optimistic within your workplace, around your own family, or just need an adjustment to your daily attitude, all of these things interconnect and influence the overall thoughts and thinking patterns curated by the self

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#FilmFriday: Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther Success

Ryan Coogler is a young 31 year-old African-American director and screenwriter who was responsible for Fruitvale Station, Creed, and the latest success of Black Panther. If you look at these movies, they were all amazing, but the film that was

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A Leading Lady in the Game: Tiffany Haddish

When it comes to Tiffany Haddish, she is  a person who plays by her own rules. From taking care of her sisters and brothers at a young age and living in foster homes to making people laugh, acting, becoming an

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OFF-WHITE’S “All White” Jordan 1 released in girl sizes: a bigger conversation

Over the weekend, Virgil Abloh‘s Off-White lifestyle brand and Nike released their “All White” Jordan 1 exclusively to Europe. Some of the countries that received this highly anticipated collaboration included France (specifically at Paris Fashion Week Men’s), Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland,

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DIY Braids: Revisit Vashtie’s Jumbo Box Braids tutorial

This season, it’s all about protective styles. Whether you’re rocking the lemonade braids for Spring Break, medium braids to class, or cornrows straight to the back, braids are the go-to for protective styles. The best thing about braids is that

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Childish Major needs a “Woo$ah” in his latest visual

When it comes to multi-talented producers, Atlanta’s Childish Major definitely deserves to be in the conversation. The Atlanta native’s production list ranges from Rocko’s “U.O.E.N.O” in 2013 to Earthgang’s “Metropolis” to working with Big K.R.I.T and Curtis Williams on “Keep Running”

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#KOTD: Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 Mid collab is OTW

When two of the biggest brands in the world come together such as Nike and Supreme, there’s a conversation to have and a sneaker to release. Recently it was announced that the top shoe and lifestyle brand and the billion

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Gucci’s Historical Operating Room for FW18

When you look up the words “Gucci” and “decapitated,” you’ll find two things:  Gucci Mane and his song “Decapitated” from 2014 and  Gucci ‘s latest Milan show during FW18 featuring models carrying their own head down the runway.  Just days

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Don’t Play Yourself: Will Smith’s IG is the GOAT

When it comes to IG, you have the fashion pages, the gossip pages, and then you have Will Smith. Back in December, the actor, rapper, and legendary Fresh Prince, came onto the scene of Instagram. Since stepping onto the grounds

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Adidas Headphones: The Zound of 2019

When it comes to Adidas, they’re pretty unstoppable. On top of them being the number one sneaker company in the world right now, the brand clearly doesn’t believe limitations when it comes to meeting the lifestyle needs of consumers and

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Teyana Taylor’s 90s themed nail shop “Junie Bee Nails” is otw to Harlem

When it comes to Teyana Taylor, she can do no wrong. Whether it’s her fits, her Fade 2 Fitness, her sneaker designs,  her voice, catwalk, or dance moves, she knows how to stand out. Another way this songstress often catches

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