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Daishawn Franklin and Crystal Bailey recently pulled off three fashion shows in one day at the Eastern Market Shed 5 in Detroit. The shows debuted child models and designers, independent designers and adult fashion. Models strutted their stuff down the runway in daring pieces from male jumpsuits to transparent skirts. The show also allowed vendors to…

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LaToya Cunningham formerly worked in the foreign military sales department of the Department of Defense where she was a logistics management specialist. Although the job allowed her the financial support to maintain her lifestyle, Cunningham felt bound and decided after 13 years to pursue an entirely different track as a PR professional. Now the proud…

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One thing Detroit is known for is Motown because of its music history and originality. There are many famous music artists who hail from Detroit, such as Anita Baker, Madonna and Big Sean. Kristian DeLayne is determined to add her name to that list. DeLayne recently held a music showcase at the PJ Lager House…

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Paris is considered the fashion capital of the world and New York is the fashion capital of the United States, but there is a city coming for those titles — Detroit. Detroit is known for its music and automotive history, but the passion for fashion has grown in many of the city’s entrepreneurs, especially one…

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  On April 25 at Ford Field in the heart of downtown Detroit, the NFL Alumni Detroit Chapter along with Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah presented six athletic scholarships to high school students who live in Wayne County, Michigan, for golf, track, baseball, basketball, volleyball, and football. While believing in students furthering their education…

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The Mobile Business School launched its first workshop, titled Do What You Love in Detroit on April 22 in partnership with The National Black Public Relations Society – Detroit. This three-hour workshop focused on topics such as The Customer & Innovation, The Narrative of Your Business Model, and Understanding the Numbers.  “It’s OK to not know, but…

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Most women want flawless hair, whether it’s real or bought. For those rocking extensions, it can be difficult to find good, lasting hair. Urban Upscale Luxury Extensions is a hair extension brand and company out of Detroit. CEO Fallen Turner started this business in the beginning of 2017 because she wanted to help women with…

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On April 8, the Wolverine Bar Association held its 56th Annual Barrister’s Ball Mardi Gras in Motown at the Marriott Renaissance Center located in Downtown Detroit. Every year, more than 1,500 leaders from the legal, business, civic and political communities and various socialites attend the Barrister’s Ball. Attendees enjoyed music and gathered in their best black-tie attire to…

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The Wolverine Bar Association was established by African American attorneys who practice throughout the state of Michigan. The Wolverine Bar Foundation serves as the charitable arm of the Wolverine Bar Association. The foundation supports and creates programs that raise money to provide law students scholarship opportunities, pipeline programming that educates and host programs that educate…

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You’ve all heard the songs where they mention the DJ: “DJ won’t you play this girl a love song,” “Go DJ, that’s my DJ,” or “Hey Mr. DJ. Everybody’s ready to party.” DJs are the engineers who bring the life to the party with their creative mixes, being the crowd’s hype man, and even mic tosses…

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Wedding season is approaching and as that time comes, the stress increases for couples trying to find the perfect venue, the best DJ, the most elegant flowers and everything else to make this day perfect. The Table of 10 is a group of women from the metro Detroit area who specialize in event planning and…

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“Colorful cockroaches” is what an investor from ABC’s “Shark Tank’ called the lip colors before turning down Melissa Butler and Roscoe Spears’ business idea on national television. Despite the rejection, Butler and Spears continued to market their vegan, gluten-free and paraben-free lipsticks and after five years of success, they celebrated with their supporters. Even actress Taraji…

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Akia Brown, the first lady of B.M.B Entertainment and a serial entrepreneur, recently launched her book Beyond Love in Detroit. This book invites the readers into her world with her open marriage, wives-in-law, jealous women, and a man who wants to love everyone. Rolling out was able to chat with. Akia Brown to get the…

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Bre-Z is a rapper and actress known for her role as Freda Gatz on one of Fox’s highest-rated shows, “Empire.” Since “Empire,” Bre-Z has released multiple songs including her debut single “Say What U Want” and her career has continuously been on the rise. She starred in BET’s three-part miniseries,”The New Edition Story” as Peanut…

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s birth name was Michael, not Martin. On January 15, 1929, the famous Civil Rights leader was born Michael King, Jr. Martin’s father, Martin Luther King, Sr’s birth name was also Michael. The name change came about in about 1934, when Michael (Martin) Sr set off for Germany and became inspired…

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(Photo from Lynn McCree’s Facebook) Music is the portal that takes your heart, mind, and soul to a different place, whether good or bad. Music ministry is the information that someone gives to a larger audience, usually associated with religion, through music. Detroit is a city that is definitely known for its music and ministries.…

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On Sunday, Jan. 22, It’s Jess Music presented #LaughandPraise at the Modern Skate Park in the metro Detroit area. Karlton Humes, known as NotKarltonBanks (@notkarltonbanks), is a social media phenomenon who gives us a comedic parody of the Black church with different characters in his 15 second to 1-minute videos. Humes hosted the event introducing…

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