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Cosmo Pyke Is Lit! In New “Chronic Sunshine” Visual

Cosmo Pyke is a mix of blues, jazz, hip-hop, and other influences and he is one of London’s most intriguing new talents. In his spare time, Pyke can be found modeling and partaking in the graffiti arts. The 18 year-old is

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Rina Sawayama is a Glittery R&B Bad Ass

With all of the grime heat coming out of London right now, it’ easy for other’s to fall under the mainstream radar.  Rina Sawayama is a Cambridge educated, Niigata-born, and R&B inspired artist shattering Asian beauty standards and musical normalcy.

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CULTURE: David Bowie’s Private Art Collection Finally Revealed

For years, the art collection of the late David Bowie was kept hidden from public view — until now! Art powerhouse Sotheby’s is set to exhibit and auction Bowie’s 400 piece collection that includes work from Jean-Michel Basquiat, Frank Auerbach, and Damien

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NEWS: 5 THINGS- IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

1. What to Wear at SXSW (THEFADER.COM) 2. What to Eat After You Work Out (HUFFINGTONPOST.COM) 3. Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly” Album was Released Early (COMPLEX.COM) 4. How to Look Festive for St. Patrick’s Day Without Being Corny

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NEWS: 5 THINGS- IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

1. 15 Artists That are About to Dominate 2015 (COMPLEX.COM)   2. An Avocado a Day- The Benefits You Don’t Know About (REFINERY29.COM) 3. Eric Garner’s Family Released a Tribute Song: “This Ends Today” (THEFADER.COM) 4. Cold Remedies that Actually

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LIFE: 1992 The Party at Webster Hall’s House Party; Q-Tip, Andre 3000, Jay Smith & More (3.15.14)

Vashtie and DJ Huggy Bear Last week we rocked our Webster Hall Thursday residency! Our friend Jay Smith aka Oulala Jay Smith of Black Rainbow Agency was in town from Paris and DJ’ed a set. Q-Tip came through and so did

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LIFE: Day 4/5 – LFW14 – Dinner at Casa Negra & The Executive Committee Dinner at Hoi Polloi

The 4th day was nice. I met up with Grace, Acyde, Tattoo Artist BJ Betts and more for dinner Casa Negra. The food was on point and the complimentary margaritas were de-lish.   ++++++++++ Day 5, I met with Mack

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LIFE: Day 3 – LFW14 – “12 Years A Slave” BAFTA Afterparty at Edition Hotel London (2.16.14)

This was my 3rd time in London and I really started to like London. My first time there years ago was a bit of a let down…ONLY because growing up in the States, you think Europe is so foreign and

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LIFE: Day 2 – LFW14 – Art Film Screening at ICA – Notion Magazine Party – House of Holland After-Party at Edition (1.15.14)

Saturday, I met up with Grace and friends at the ICA to watch an incredible Cheryl Dunn Documentary about street photographers in New York City. It made me long for home, but it was cool to be watching it in

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LIFE: Day 1 – LFW14 – 24 Hours of a Travel Nightmare – Drinks & Party with Irene and Jon (2.14.14)

On Thursday morning as I reluctantly woke up for an early flight, I was greeted by the anticipated blizzard that meteorologists had predicted. I thought for sure, my flight would be canceled since countless others were…but it wasn’t. I literally

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LIFE: 4 Days in London x International Familia Dinner & Wah Nails Party at Casa Negra (Day 3 & 4)

It was my 3rd and 4th day in London and already the trip was speeding by! Although it was cold and rainy (a combination I utterly hate), I was enjoying my time there exploring the city and hanging out with

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LIFE: 4 Days in London x Lunch at Pizza East x Supreme London Visit with Grace Ladoja & Friends (Day 1 & 2 of 4)

I still can’t believe it has been 10 years since I was last in London. Actually, I can believe it because I only travel for work – which is something I hope to change, but as a Taurus I can’t

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NEWS: Oi! After 10 Years, I’m Coming Back To London (And Paris For The 3rd Time This Year!)

Hey  Boo’s and Babes. So, in the last few posts – you may have read that last year I put it into the universe that I wanted to travel more and here it is. As you know, I’ve already been

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VIDEO: Jungle – “Platoon” Feat. Terra (My Birth Crush. Yes You Read That Right!)

Oh. My. God. If I don’t give birth to a daughter this cool, can I at least meet her when I come to London in mid-October? She is exquisite and she’s giving my tom-boy heart an attack. Please watch this

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SPECIAL DELIVERY: B-side By Wale

Thanks to Craig from B-side By Wale for always sending me some amazing pieces! Again, this photo set was taken in Old Lyme Connecticut and shot by Elle Clay. B-SIDE BY WALE . COM  

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