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JP Agency and Kore Stacks presents spreading ambition food drive just in time for the thanksgiving holidays. The event was held at Cheese Caked Bakery in Atlanta, Ga. Food catered by celebrity chef maurice and music was provided by Pretty Tammi. You can donate to the Atlanta Children Shelter here. View the photos below!

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Last Night Superstar Songstress Keyshia Cole tour down the house with her passionate , intense vocals at “Malibu Nights” inside of Seventeen Lounge in Hollywood, CA., presented by Miss Diddy and GRAMMY awards winning writer/singer Eric Bellinger. Keyshia Cole recently went #1 on the charts with her latest album entitled “11:11 Reset” , so Floyd “Money” Mayweather came to celebrate with her. The two had an amazing time together. Spotted in VIP was sister-in-law to Eric Bellinger, actor Meagan Good, also Brooke Valentine and Tupac Actor Demetrius Shipp JR. and more.
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Atlanta, Georgia | On Monday evening, ELEVE XII (menswear brand that specializes in custom street wear), debuted its Fall/Winter 2017 Collection at The House of Blended Ink in Atlanta, Georgia. The collection, entitled ‘MODERN ICON’, was creatively directed by Zoe Dupree (Published Stylist and Creative Director; Young Thug, Kodak Black, Wale, Fantasia, and more). CEO and Senior Designer of ELEVE XII, Demariyon Futch/Flyydotcom, quoted “THIS HAS BEEN MY BEST SHOW THUS FAR!”
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[Photos] The 2017 Soultrain Awards Red Carpet

The all-star nominees for the 2017 Soul Train Awards span across 12 different categories. Solange leads the roster with seven total nominations including Best R&B/Soul Female Artist, and the highly coveted Video of the Year and Song of the Year for hit single “Cranes in the Sky.” Bruno Mars follows with six total nominations including two nominations for Song of the Year for his hit single “That’s What I Like,” and Album/Mixtape of the Year for “24K Magic.” DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller also received multiple nominations this year including Video of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Collaboration. The next generation of soul is also being recognized, including Khalid and SZA, who are multi-nominees across categories including Best New Artist, Best R&B/Soul Male Artist, Best R&B/Soul Female Artist, Best Collaboration and the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award.

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[Photos] Migos And Cardi B Take Over #AODMondays

The whole Migos clan inside of #AODMondays Last Night had the whole city on lock. Offset made sure he had his babygirl Superstar Cardi B with him the whole time.

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Sip & Read 9/22 5-7pm

Please join Attorney/Author Tiffany Simmons for her special Sip & Read from the 1st series of Trap Novels “The Plug’s Lawyer,” and you will be in for a treat! Joining her will be Model/Author Karras Jordan reading excepts from his two books “Mind of a Maniac” and “My Beautiful Ugly Life” Reloaded.

From 5-7pm at Tees & Quotes located 244 Peters Street you can sip on courtesy cocktails from Courvoisier and listen to these two beautiful minds and hear how they actually got their books published. If you have ever wanted to publish a book and didn’t know how to go about getting started I’m sure these two can give you some helpful tips.

Tiffany Simmons is an accomplished attorney who just completed her 4th novel “The Plug’s Lawyer.” She has won every case that’s gone to trial. Simmons is from Michigan and she is a real stand up type of girl/young lady. Come out to meet her and see for yourself.

Karras Jordan has been seen in music videos, and is a three time Cover Model for Zane’s Chronicles books. He is also an aspiring artist and actor. Find out the motivation behind his book titles as well. We hope to see you tomorrow for a couple of hours. Kick of the weekend the right way by Sipping and Reading with us at Tees and Quotes.

Houston Artist “Marquo” releases new single titled PAIN

Houston Artist “Marquo” has been looking at the situation surrounding his current city of residence and what an appropriate time to release a single about something that’s on the minds of everyone dealing with Hurricane Harvey and the losses that affected them. PAIN was the common element. Sure things can be replaced but nothing ever tops the Pain that people will feel daily as they reflect upon this trial some time.

Or was Marquo just talking about the everyday emotions and “PAIN” from a breakup? Well, you will have to check out his new single from his upcoming album and find out what this 20something year old knows about pain. The Prarie A&M graduate and former student athlete has probably been through one or two school love breakups and he wants to school you on how that “PAIN” made him feel. I’m sure there are a few hundred thousand of you out there that read this blog who can totally relate. When was your most recent breakup? Can you describe the “PAIN” in our comments? In the meantime let us know what you think about this new hit!

 

 

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Reese Haines, Khalimah Gaston, Saidah Wade -Photo Credit Nappy JC

Love’s Last Episode is one of the hottest stage plays of 2017. Written by Faizah Imanhi and directed and produced by her as well. This thesbian playwrite got the idea to write her own play while working as a stand in on one of Tyler Perry’s tv productions. Talk about taking a job to heart. She has poured her life savings into putting on this production. Love’s Last Episode is entertainment at it’s finest, a story about a celebrity real estate broker dealing with male issues that aren’t usually addressed in today’s society. ” Watch the ups and downs of a man struggling to find love, while overcoming a deep dark secret from his past. You will laugh. You will cry. You may leave mentally changed forever, allowing your heart to experience the true definition of empathy.

The production not only speaks to men. It also speaks to the women who love them.

For one day only there will be two opportunities to experience this stage play of the year. Sunday September 10th Two shows 3pm & 7:30pm at the Porter Sanford Performing Arts Community Center in Decatur, GA. Come and take your mind off Hurricane Irma for two hours you won’t regret.

Tickets are currently on sale at https://fivo-entertainment–productions.ticketleap.com/loves-last-episode-stageplay-labor-day-weekend-2017-atlanta/  for $20 in advance and $30 at the door. Grab a date and come out!