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AfroPunk Fest Lands in Brooklyn!

AfroPunk Fest Lands in Brooklyn!

For over 10 years, the AfroPunk Festival has united music fans from all ages, genders, political beliefs and orientations–all for the love of music! The 2-day weekend fest included concerts, an AfroPunk ball and parties in Manhattan and Brooklyn from August 21-23, 2015. The annual music festival began in 2005 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) […]

Long Island Student Accepted to ALL 8 Ivy League Schools

Long Island Student Accepted to ALL 8 Ivy League Schools

Kwasi Enin, the son of Ghanaian parents, was recently accepted to all eight of the Ivy League schools! Enin, a student of William Floyd High School in Long Island, received acceptance letters to the following Ivy League colleges and universities: Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth and the University of Pennsylvania. It is a remarkable […]

Beauty Fans Rejoice! Sephora is Coming to Brooklyn! #SephoraBK

If you love perfume, makeup, body butters and more, then celebrate the Brooklyn grand opening of every New Yorkers’ favorite beauty store, Sephora. That means no more trekking to Manhattan, unless you really want to. . .the location at Times Square is pretty hard to resist. Anyway, spread the word to other members of your […]

Restoration Rocks 2013 with Big Daddy Kane, Chrisette Michele and Questlove!

Restoration Rocks 2013 with Big Daddy Kane, Chrisette Michele and Questlove!

Hey!! I just wanted to share a piece I wrote for Restoration Rocks! It was a great event as you’ll see with the photos below. Click on the words below to read the article and see the pics below: Restoration Rocks Recap Enjoy! Jen

Gangsta!

Gangsta!

Kat Dahlia, photo from http://www.rap-up.com I want to share the music of this new, Cuban-singer who hails from Miami, FL named Kat Dahlia. See her video, “Gangsta” for yourself: Gangsta Video Also, see this clip of Kat Dahlia on BET’s website. Who new she was such a big fan of blues pioneer, B.B. King? Kat’s unique […]

Get Pumped for Beyonce at Halftime!

Beyonce will definitely be doing lots of body poppin. If you want to get your body ready for dancing for halftime, get warmed up with her “Let’s Move Campaign” video, an initiative by First Lady Michelle Obama. Let’s go Bey!  #superbowl47