Jay-Zâ€™s iconic urban brand ROCAWEAR joined forces with supermodel and RHOA Cynthia Bailey to end the Cynthia Bailey Model Search in grand faire. Co-hosted by legendary male model Tyson Beckford, the searchâ€™s mission was to find a fresh new face to bestow a $10,000 cash prize from ROCAWEAR, a one year contract with CLICK Models and a double fashion spread in Vibe / Vibe Vixen, shot by celebrity photographer Derek Blanks.
After a five-city search, Atlanta hosted 20 finalists in a runway show, featuring Rocawear, held at the historic Biltmore Hotel.
In addition to showcasing the finalists, the event was also the official introduction of The Bailey Agencyâ€™s newest celebrity model and talent, Apollo Nida (RHOA). Celebrity and notable judges included Derek Blanks (Photographer), Reggie Wells (Makeup Artist), Nadia Shahrik (CLICK Models), Niki McGloster (Vibe Vixen) and Suzie Sugarman.
The Winner Will be announced later but I have to say I was quite impressed…
The event was produced by The Peter Thomas Entertainment Group, with support from Jameel Spencer, Executive VP of Marketing for ROCAWEAR. Check out some of the photos below: Read More »
T.I. has landed a spot in Hawaii, or more specifically, “Hawaii Five-0.” TVLine reports the rapper has been booked to guest-star in an episode of the CBS tropical cop drama in October. Read More »
Last night on â€œLove and Hip Hop Atlantaâ€ the reunion show, it got extra hot and heated and some of ATL’s Hip Hop Queens, let the world see part one of the highly anticipated Reunion show. Source reports producer Mona Scott-Young held nothing back as she drilled the ladies, asking all the questions every die heart fan wanted to know. Mona even gave Karlie Redd an opportunity to finally reveal her age to fans that have been dying to know since the very first episode aired on VH1. Read More »
Over the weekend we found out shocking news that one of our favorite Atlanta reality stars known for sex and drama had a sextape leak. THEJASMINEBRAND reportsÂ one day before the reunion show airs, Love & Hip Hop Atlantaâ€™s break-out star,Â Joseline Hernandez is in the media for a rumored controversial video. Read More »
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I recently got the opportunity to attend one of Atlantaâ€™s fashion-forward red carpet events inside the historic Georgia Freight Depot for one of the most dynamic spectacularÂ charity fashion shows of the season.Â Tastemakers, celebrities and supporters joined Polow da Don to celebrateÂ his 5th anniversary of Zone 4 Inc., to commemorate Foundation F.O.C.U.Sâ€™ Â on their 3rd year ofÂ service and the 5th Annual Celebration 4 A Cause (C4AC) fundraiser.
Hosting the eveningâ€™s festivities were National Hot Rod Association driver, Nicole Lyons andÂ C4AC Creative Director & Founder, Clay West. Quickly becoming a household name in theÂ industry, Lyons has won four national NASCAR events in 2011, is poised to become the firstÂ African-American female NASCAR driver in 2012-2013 and has also been featured on FOX Sports’Â Car Warriors on Speed TV.
Other celebrities who made a guest appearance during the event included: Zone 4, Inc.Â recording artist, Keri Hilson, reality TV star Toya Wright a F.O.C.U.S. 4 LIFE campaignÂ ambassador who also premiered her women’s collection Adori Denim during the fashion show,Â singer Meelah Williams formerly of the platinum selling girls group 702, celebrity stylist andÂ reality TV star, Derek J and model Yelena Leuchanka of the WNBA Atlanta Dream, just to name
C4AC media partner and publisher of Jones Magazine, Londell McMillan also joined theÂ celebration.Â The evening kicked into full gear when R & B’s newest sensation, Luke James performed aÂ soulful medley of familiar tunes and sang his debut single “I Want You” while Disneyâ€™s Next BigÂ Thing teen stars, Chloe and Halle Bailey dedicated their rendition of the “Greatest Love of All” toÂ all of the F.O.C.U.S. Honorees. Read More »