Atlanta’s Tabernacle was the place to be (Friday, September 19th) to kick off BET’s annual Hip Hop Awards weekend and the last stop this season for the Brisk Bodega concert series.
Born and raised in New York City to a family of creatives, Timothy McGurr AKA 13thWitness has always had a very specific way of seeing things—a knack for perspectives that ultimately turned him into the powerhouse photographer he is today.
The daylong event included performances from the legendary Method Man & Redman, up-and-coming rapper Isaiah Rashad, and the best and brightest of today’s R&B/soul singers: Bilal, Daley, Amel Larrieux, Alice Smith, and Cody ChesnuTT.
Mike Bailey-Gates is a model and artist living in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Experimenting with costumes, characters, colors, fabrics, toy making, and set design, he and his partner Claire create surreal shorts and shoots reminiscent of even the wildest John Waters fantasy.
“I decided I wanted to make clothes for everybody, and as a kid I thought then the world would be a happier place.” And by the looks of it, Courtney has been gifting her fans with a whole slew of high spirits.
By now you've surely seen the photos from A$AP Illz "Around The Way" editorial, but behind every successful photoshoot is always some behind the scenes chaos, and we just happened to have cameras on scene to capture the whole thing.
The summer of 1998 I bought the N.O.R.E. tape. There are a lot of songs and quotes that I love from the album, but this particular line always meant a lot to me.
When most heads visit NYC, they make it a point to hit the typical tourist spots like the Empire State Building and Times Square. And while those are all very nice, they’re also boring, overpriced, and highly lacking in local flavor. Here are a few of our city staples—tell em’ Mighty sent ya!
The drums, the subtle jazz piano, and the epic horns create a hyper dramatic yet groovy tune. If I had to restrict this tune to one genre I'd call it "Epic Jazz."