On Wednesday, Feb. 10, TV One, Hip Hop Weekly, Hot 107.9 and Jack Daniels hosted a viewing party in Atlanta for the new docu-series “The Next :15.” Over 400 local VIPs packed Suite Food Lounge to get a glimpse of cast members Claudia Jordan, Karamo Brown, Laura Govan, Benzino and Jennifer Williams before the live broadcast.
DJ Bomshell Boogie kept the energy high while the crowd enjoyed Jack Daniels cocktails. Prior to the broadcast, Hot 107.9 personality, DJ Traci Steele, welcomed the guests. Then, TV One’s SVP of marketing, Lori Hall, plugged the network’s new “Represent” re-branding, followed by remarks from “The Next :15” creator Carlos King.
Additional attendees included Trina Braxton (“Braxton Family Values”); Ed Lover (“The Ed Lover Radio Show”); Demetria McKinney (singer-actress); Palmer Williams (“Love Thy Neighbor”); Gocha Hawkins (“LA Hair”); Ebony Steele (“Coffee With America”); Charmin Lee (actress); Brandi Williams (R&B group Blaque); Jamal Woolard (Notorious); Althea Heart (“Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars”); DJ Fadelf (author, Single Man, Married Man); Derek J (“Fashion Queens”); Momma Dee (“Love & Hip Hop Atlanta”); Ashley “Minnie” Ross (“Little Women: Atlanta”); and rapper Pastor Troy.
“The Next :15” airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. EST on TV One. In the meantime, check out the cast and their guests as they hit the red carpet below.