T.I. shares style must-haves he can’t live without

T.I. has always been a fashion influencer. Whether he’s rocking his classic fitted hat cocked to the side or a tailored suit, T.I. knows how to balance his street style with high fashion. The Atlanta icon entered the fashion world early in his career, launching his own clothing line, A.K.O.O. (“A King Of Oneself”).  T.I.’s A.K.O.O. brand […]

Urban Fetes spotlights 5 execs who are dominating the music business

Making a name for yourself in the music industry can take decades. In most cases, it’s all about who you know and being in the right place at the perfect time. There’s a relentless hustle you have to possess in order to get to the winner’s circle, especially since the business is no longer a […]

Hustle Gang and Akoo host BET Hip Hop Awards celebrity gifting suite

Hustle Gang and AKOO kicked off the BET Hip Hop Awards Weekend with an invite only Celebrity Gifting Lounge held at Harlem Nights Ultra Lounge in Atlanta for hip-hop celebrities, entertainment executives and key media outlets. While guests enjoyed sounds provided by Drum Squad DJ’s own DJ Baby Chino, Creole bites by Chef Ray and signature […]

For the fellas: Jonathan Mannion Collection x Akoo

Jonathan Mannion Collection x Akoo Yesterday, renowned celebrity photographer Jonathan Mannion, famously known for his iconic portraits turned album covers, released an exclusive “street chic” capsule collection with Akoo Clothing Co. Various shots captured by Mannion have been included on t-shirts and tanks, just in time for summer as everyone refreshes their wardrobe. Mannion, has […]

T.I., Ne-Yo stop by AKOO gifting suite at ASCAP pre-Grammy brunch

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, the worldwide leader in performance royalties, service and advocacy for songwriters, composers and music publishers, hosted their fifth annual Grammy Nominee Brunch on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at the SLS Beverly Hills. The event kicked off their 100th anniversary yearlong celebration, honoring ASCAP members who were nominated at the 56th annual Grammy […]

T.I. Releases New Single ‘Love This Life’: Top 10 T.I. Songs of All Time

T.I. seeks to return to prominence after dealing three years of legal trouble that derailed his career. Preparing for the release of his eighth studio album, Trouble Man, T.I. is back in the studio and has released his first official single. “Love This Life” is an ode to maintaining a strong relationship and is reminiscent […]

T.I. Celebrates Book Release With Swizz Beatz, J. Cole and Jadakiss in New York; Photos

T.I.’s clothing line, AKOO, held an exclusive dinner for the release of the rapper’s debut novel, Power & Beauty. Held at the Philippe restaurant in Manhattan, the dinner featured 50 guests, including Swizz Beatz, J. Cole, Jadakiss, L.A. Laker Derek Fisher, NFL player Deon Grant and Grand Hustle’s Jason Geter. T.I. has been busy promoting […]

T.I. Throwing Himself a Welcome Home Brunch

T.I. is throwing himself a welcome home brunch to celebrate the end of his 11-month prison sentence. Most rappers who are fresh out of the clink would typically want to have a grandiose and lavish welcome home party for their return home, but newly free rapper T.I. is thinking more upscale when it comes to […]