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Premiere: Vashtie’s New Mixtape #ONE16GOAT” Honors Sade, Kate Moss, Aaliyah and FKA Twigs Birthday

Another one… Yes folks. Another mixtape by yours truly. These things take a lot of time and work, but I always feel so accomplished after finishing and letting them out into the digital universe. This newest mixtape celebrates January 16th;

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Memorable Moves That Solidified Aaliyah’s Legacy

In loving remembrance, we celebrate the trend-setting angel, Aaliyah‘s 38th birthday. Its been about 15 years since her passing and we still cherish the legacy she has left behind. Her taste-making sense of style and numerous hits weren’t the only thing that

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Happy Birthday To The Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon The Chef!

Let us give a huge Happy Birthday to Staten Island bred rapper Raekwon also known as The Chef and Lex Diamond. Raekwon was one of the rappers in the 1992 nine member hip-hop group, The Wu-Tang Clan. He performed and

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Be Happy, It’s Mary J Blige’s Birthday

Today is the iconic  songstress Mary J. Blige’s birthday ! For the past 25  years, Mary has received 101 awards including multiple Grammys and NAACP Image awards. From hardships to success, Mary has never shied away from being a story teller

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RANDOM: 11 Things on Vashtie’s Birthday Wish/Gift List

Just like Drake’s line from his newest track “Pop Style”, “Turned My Birthday Into a Lifestyle” – if that don’t sum up my feelings on my April 23rd birthday too – I don’t know what does. Since I turned 15, I’ve always hated

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LIFE: DJ’ing For Post Malone & Ashlen on her Birthday in Dallas

Some of you who follow me may know that last week I went on my first vacation of the year, that got cut short 4 days for work in Miami. I got back Thursday and as I cozied up to

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SHOP: Violette New York’s Vintage Mickey Mouse Collection

Growing up, Mickey Mouse was one of my favorite cartoon characters. Since his creation in 1928, he’s become one of the most recognizable and popular figures in pop culture.  Although as a kid I wasn’t able to own anything Mickey

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RANDOM: Vashtie’s 2015 Birthday Wish List

So, as you may or may not know – My birthday is tomorrow! Yes, April 23rd. Not that I have a need for anything, but since I’ve done these lists in the past for fun (2013, 2012 & 2011) of things

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Life: Dinner With The Creep Crew: Belated Birthday (5.12.14)

A few weeks ago, Angelo, Rafael and Elle took me to a lovely belated birthday dinner at  our favorite place. It was cozy and creepy, as usual. I love my familia! Angelo Baque and Minya…we ran int her having dinner

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LIFE: Birthday Dinner at Jack’s Wife Freda with Int’l Friends; Black Rainbow, Alex Sossah, Jonny Shipes & More! (5.9.14)

So, yes…my birthday was April 23rd and no…I’m not one of those people that makes their birthday a month long celebration. I do, however, work a lot and travel (lately) so I have to break up birthday dinners with friends

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RIP: Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain

  Happy 47th Birthday to an icon and one of my personal idols, the late Nirvana rocker, Kurt Donald Cobain. Cobain’s hometown of Aberdeen, Washington is celebrating his birthday and legacy today by declaring February 20th as “Kurt Cobain Day.”

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life: a case of BIRTHDAY CAKE imitating BIRTHDAY CAKE…

last night was a super small and intimate gathering of folks to celebrate KANYE’S BIRTHDAY in NEW YORK CITY. it was a fun and wild time. when it came to cake time, i was struck by a stunning 3D model

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happy birthday KUNLE aka ACE BOON aka KK!!!

i’ve loved his mug even before we met, about 6 or 7 years ago. i’d always see him around town. mouth full of solid gold fronts, skating without a care in the world. we ended up living together a few

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DEE & RICKY turn 21!

eeek. i remember when they were yay high and 16 years old. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY LITTLE DARLINGS! if you don’t know…they’re the adorable twins who revolutionized LEGO accessories and keep every party young and fun. they’re pieces were recently

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