Hot Tomales is not even close to describing the spectacular event that took place last night. I attended one of my favorite homies and radio personality Â Ebony Steele of Foxâ€™s Dish Nation and nationally syndicated Rickey Smiley Morning Show.Â She celebrated her 5-year breast cancer survivorship with the Bare Chest for Breast Cancer Runway Show at 595 North Venue & Lounge with proceeds to benefit Susan G. Komen Circle of Promise. This was definitely the place to be where they “Bared” it all from showing support to awarding door prizes and even presenting an all Male Runway Show.
Prior to the show, celebrity attendees such as Kirk (LHHA), Mizz Shyneka (Hot 107.9), Resheeda (LHHA), Ebony Steele (Hot 107.9) and Kandi BurressÂ (RHOA)Â Â interacted in the African Pride Gifting Suite where luxury consumer and beauty brands, Jo Malone, Lamik Beauty, Infiniti of South Atlanta, I Heart Hair Inc, Spa Dental, e6 Energy and African Pride gifted products.Â Attendees also received delectable tastings from Cake CafÃ© Atlanta, Edible Arrangements (Lithonia) and Vita Coco Water while Center for Black Womenâ€™s Wellness distributed materials about health and wellness.
Posing above is the fabulous Ariana DavisÂ (LHHA)Â and Shay “Buckeey” Johnson (LHHA) showing support with a hint of Pink Pride.
As the fly-est woman in the room,Â Ebony Steele(Hot 107.9) reviews a few key things whileÂ Porsha Williams-StewartÂ (RHOA) expresses her personal passion behind supporting this event due to the fact that her father dealt with cancer as well.
The runway show featured with performances MTVâ€™s Collizion Crew (ABDC), Brooke â€œViosocalist: Alford, and Cash Out while live painter, Janssen Robinson (NOW Painting) captured the evening via canvas.Featured apparel brands in this yearâ€™s runway show were DTLR, Sweet Spot Apparel, Threadz Boutique, D&K Suit City, Kickboard Kouture Apparel House and Lee Gregory Underwear.
Mizz ShynekaÂ (Hot107.9),Â Ebony Steele(Hot 107.9), Beyonce Alowishus, and Darlene McCoyÂ take a Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â moment to smile for the camera with style.
Â Shawty Lo made sure that he gave us a “chill” in this photo.
Waka Flocka held a private a listening session for his latest mixtape Salute Me or Shoot Me V4 with DJ Holiday.Â All of Atlanta came out to Patchwerk Studios to preview the mixtape and celebrate it’s release.Â Peep the photos below. Â Everybody was there!
Waka pops open some Red Berry Ciroc during the “Salute Me or Shoot Me V4″ listening session.
The drinks were flowing throughout Patchwerk Studio.
Ms. Rivercity held down the guest list and made sure the best of the best where in attendance.Â Trae the Truth and Bambino Gold came out to support.Â Hoodrich/MMG DJ Scream, Aphiliates DJ Sense, and Mixtape Monopoly’s DJ IcebergÂ showed love too. Â Jarvis (photo above) came through to support Waka Flocka’s new mixtape as well.
All of Brick Squad was there as well.Â “Salute Me or Shoot Me V4″ is out now and available for download on Hot New Hip Hop.Â It featuresÂ Gucci Mane, Wale, Roscoe Dash,Â Yo Gotti, Chief Keef, and more. Read More »
The first day of v-103′s For Sisters Only was a big success. Â Miguel, Omarion, Mindless Behavior, Brandy, Kelly Rowland, and the cast of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta all showed love for the southeast biggest station V-103.
Omarion was backstage at For Sisters Only 2012. Â The MMG singer is getting ready to release an EP soon.
Boris Kodjoe also came out to support For Sisters Only. Â After he took the stage, he headed over to the FORD to sign autographs and meet with fans.
Jacob Latimore is RNB’s hottest you star. Â He cruised into Atlanta’s For Sisters Only and hit the stage like he was a veteran in the music game. Â TheÂ Crown World/RCA Records singer performed some of his biggest hits and had the young ladies in the crowd screaming for more!
In addition to singing, Jacob Latimore is also an actor. Â He’s appeared in several episodes of Tyler Perry’s House of Pain and the CW Network’sÂ One Tree Hill. Â He also had a big screen movie roll in Vanishing on 7th Street.
While Jacob was at For Sisters Only 2012 he met up with some of Atlanta’s biggest stars including V-103′s morning show host Frank Ski. Â Check out more photos of Jacob Latimore performing on stage and chilling back stage too! Read More »
Brandy and Kelly Rowland graced stage at For Sisters Only 2012. Â Ray J, producer Bangladesh, songwriter Â Sean Garrett, Jamie Foster-Brown (Sister to Sister Magazine), and Â many more where there to support them and cheer them on. Â They are pictured above with Teddy Riley.
Kelly Rowland did a great job! Â She looked beautiful too!! Â The crowd loved her performance.
Brandy gave a great show! And she looked great as well!
Brandy’s daughter has grown a lot since we’ve last seen her. Â Sy’Rai is pictured about with her Uncle Ray J.
The cast of VH1′s hit reality show “Love Hip Hop Atlanta” Â was on stage at V-103′s For Sister’s Only on Sasturday. Â Mimi, Stevie J, Benzino, Karlie Redd, Lil Scrappy, Erica, Rasheeda and her husband Kirk all graced the stage and talked about the hit series with V-103′s newest radio personality Egypt.
Backstage is where all the action was. Â Mimi and Stevie seemed to be getting along…
Erica and Rasheeda caught up with each other Â and those ladies looked HOT!!!!!
Benzino and Karlee Redd got cozy. Â The pair seemed to be good friends now. Â Read More »
Mindless Behavior was in Atlanta yesterday for V-103′s For Sister’s Only at the Georgia World Congress Center. Â The girls still go wild for Prodigy, Princeton, Ray Ray, and Roc Royal. Â The young male rnb superstars ripped the stage and of course you know Freddyo was on the scene with all the backstage photos!!!
Backstage, Mindless Behavior got to meet some of the other artists that performed at For Sisters Only 2012. Â They just happened to hook up with “Adorn” singer/songwriter Miguel, who also performed yesterday.
“Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” cast member Erica Dixon was at ForÂ Sister’sÂ Only as well and took some time to snap a picture with the young stars.
When Mindless Behavior hit the stage, the crowd went wild!!!!
Last night OWNÂ TV was poppin when it came to TV drama, Â after they aired the EvelynÂ interview that everyone been waiting to watch. “Evelyn married NFL player Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson. Just after the wedding, Iyanla Vanzant traveled to Miami to get to the heart of their very public relationship. When Iyanla arrived, she found only Evelyn, who opens up about her greatest fears, her marriage and the shame she felt when her stepdaughters saw her behavior on television. With Iyanla’s tough loveâ€”and talks with her mother and stepdaughtersâ€”Evelyn starts down the path to finding out who she really is. ” Read More »