This evening was filled with emotions as President Barack Obama gave his final speech in his farewell address today in his hometown of Chicago. Barack and his family was so loved by the american people that we hate to see them go. The Obama family gave us realness, sophistication and everything we could ever hope … Continue reading Barack Obama’s Farewell Address: The best president we have ever had
It has been quite a long time since we last heard of Vincent Goldwatch but just in case you forgot... his ability to spit comes from his "gold watch" which he talks about in his last debut single tilted, "The Case of The Missing Watch" along with his last mixtape. Since then, he has been … Continue reading Just In Case You- Vincent Goldwatch: B ( L ) ACK A Long Time
Black hair has always had its ups and downs in history. I remember conversations and documentaries that I've consumed on the conversation of natural vs. relaxed hair and how it was a major self reflecting issue amongst Black women and even Black men and how they felt about it (as if their opinion really mattered). … Continue reading Black Hair: A Beautiful Struggle.
On a hot but gloomy Thursday evening on April 11th, 2019, there was a sense of despair in the air, the vibe in L.A. was off and emotions were high. On this the day, Ermias Eghedom "Nipsey Hussle" lost his life in front of his clothing store in Los Angeles, CA. Who would have known that that … Continue reading My Ode to Los Angeles
Back in 2017 I did not know what I was expecting out of the Women's Room LA event but I came in with an open mind, free spirit an energy to network. While I was there I met really dope female creatives and entrepreneurs including the founder and CEO, Bre. I ended up connecting with … Continue reading Third Times A Charm: Women’s Room LA Event
One aspect of knowing the value of the Black dollar is spending the dollar on Black owned businesses. There seems to be a split view surrounded by Black Millennial's that I see and hear on supporting Black owned businesses; either you buy Black no matter what or you complain about the prices and quality. Well, … Continue reading For Us by Us: The Come Up
Leader and leadership are terms that can be used loosely. At first, I thought that everyone has the ability to be a leader but then I thought, maybe leadership is something that someone was born with. That sounded a lot better but I think it is a mix of both. I believe that everyone has … Continue reading Stand for Something or Fall for Anything: Leadership in Hip-Hop
I never even thought of talking about or doing a write up on visuals because visuals or "music videos" are something that isn't that popular anymore in this era. Visuals were very popular back in the 1999's and early 2000's . Visuals were something that every artist back then did and it was just as … Continue reading VMNOW’s First Best Visuals of 2018