https://soundcloud.com/soulection/sets/spzrkt-sango-hours-spent Since Valentine's Day is around the corner, I thought that I would share one of my favorite EP's with you guys! Whenever I felt lonely or unsettled, I would put on this mix and vibe all the way out. So I thought what better way to show my love than to share this melodious euphony of words … Continue reading Hours Spent Loving You
Kendrick Lamar | is elected for 11 nominations for the 58th Grammy Awards, one shy of Michael Jackson's record dozen. Crazy right?! In the Grammy Awards cover shoot interview with Billboard, Lamar discusses "To Pimp A Butterfly," his past Grammy defeat, his next album aspirations, and his time spent with President Obama in Billboard Magazine's March … Continue reading King Kunta Cover’s March Billboard
Diamonds are formed when carbon is under extreme pressure in the earth. Without pressure a diamond would just be carbon in a lesser form such as graphite. Without the trials and tribulations of life, where would we be? Lost...completely. We would have no sagacity to pilot our lives, and the motivation to excel would be … Continue reading No Pressure, No Diamonds.
https://soundcloud.com/hit-boy/01-divine-guidance Have you ever wondered if God was listening, or if your loved ones knew how grateful you truly are? Well the Tune of the Week is for you! This ballad puts a modern-day spin on old school Gospel while incorporating heavy millennial vibes. I am positive that this track by Hit-Boy will resonate with you … Continue reading Divine Guidance
Just Passing Through ... Hail a taxi to The White House, snap some photos and wave hysterically at the Oval Office as if the Presdient can actually see you! Oh, and take a stroll through Chinatown, grab a slice of pizza from &Pizza and catch one of the performances on the corner of H St. NW. Capisce! Weekend … Continue reading Tour Guide: The District of Columbia
Calvin Klein has creatively paired Lisa Bonnet and Zoë Kravitz, the ultimate mother daughter duo, to star in their 2016 Watches + Jewelry campaign. The photographs feature these beauties, who could easily pass as sisters, happily walking along the beach sprinkling #blackgirlmagic as they stride. https://twitter.com/CalvinKlein/status/687293821441458176 The photographs, shot by Cass Bird, also include model Xiao Wen Ju, actor Kim … Continue reading Mother-Daughter GOALS.
For some time now, I have been in this space where I am only accepting positivity from every corner of my life! We have the power to do that you know..? The aura of good energy and affirmative willingness that I carry and desire to pass on to others, solely comes from this place. See, … Continue reading Falling Face FORWARD.
Essence Magazine commentates Black History Month with it's February issue by highlighting women who are setting new standards and influencing the #BlackGirlMagic movement! The covers feature Black-ish's Yara Shahidi, social activist Johnetta "Netta" Elzie, and Chi-raq's Teyonah Parris. This issue is a must-have, so be sure to grab a copy on newsstands now! ESSENCE MAGAZINE … Continue reading #BlackGirlMagic
Photo via Tumblr. The grind is real for Chance the Rapper! Since finishing up his "Family Matters" tour, Chance has snagged a debut performance on an episode of "Saturday Night Live" right after sharing his latest single "Angels" with the world on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert". Accolades to him as he is the … Continue reading Somewhere in Paradise …
Isn't it a little presumptuous to think that one has it all together because of what you physically see? I myself, amongst others, have fallen short to this execution multiple times over. Looking into someone's life and thinking that they are perfect because their social media handle says so only leads to a false sense of you. … Continue reading I Prefer……..Me.