2020 NBA All-Star Media Day highlights

The press gathered on the floor of Wintrust Arena, located on Chicago’s near South Side, for Team LeBron and Team Giannis’ Media Day. Here are some memorable moments from Saturday’s press day. Patrick Beverly on his Chicago homecoming The Los angeles Clippers player who is a native of Chicago stated that he was “really excited […]

Artist Hebru Brantley unveils ‘Parade Day Rain’ in Chicago

R Renowned artist Hebru Brantley recently celebrated the launch of his brand-new art show titled “Parade Day Rain” presented by Hennessy VS at the Chicago Cultural Center. Brantley, a Chicago native,  was joined a the event by his girlfriend, Angela Carrol, close friends, and a number of well-respected art collectors. Some of Chicago’s top movers […]

Celebs escape the room at ‘Meet the Blacks’ Celebrity Breakout

On April 1, Atlanta celebrities sought a way of escape at the Meet the Blacks Celebrity Breakout hosted by Hidden Empire Film Group, Lil Duval and the new Breakout in Atlanta. Powered by exclusive media partners, Dish Nation and Bossip, the private, celeb-only experience was created just for friends of the cast in celebration of […]

Chicago’s Salon Olori hosts ‘Curls & Cocktails’ networking series

One of Chicago’s hottest salons, Salon Olori, recently hosted the first installment of their Curls & Cocktails beauty networking series featuring the styling services of salon founder Dee Desalu and her team of glam experts. Excited ladies from all over the city gathered for delicious cocktails, posh beauty services and the ultimate celebration of sisterhood. The salon treated guests of the […]

Rick Ross, Cedric the Entertainer and more attend Pepsi Zo’s Winter Groove in Miami

Celebrities came out in full force during MLK Weekend to support NBA Hall of Famer Alonzo Mourning and the Mourning Family Foundation’s Zo’s Winter Groove Presented by Pepsi in Miami. The multi-day event, which focuses on family, fitness, FUNraising and the future of our youth, brought out all the big stars including Rick Ross, Alonzo Mourning, […]

Stars invade ‘Ride Along 2’ advance screening in Atlanta

On Wednesday, Jan. 13, Universal Pictures hosted an advance screening of the highly anticipated sequel, Ride Along 2, at Regal Atlantic Station in Atlanta, with a special introduction by cast members Tika Sumpter, Sherri Shepherd and producer Will Packer. On hand for the event, were some of Atlanta’s top influencers including: Mayor Kasim Reed, “Real […]

iGoalDig 3-year anniversary holiday soiree

Some of Chicago’s most influential women recently gathered to celebrate the third anniversary of Chicago-based lifestyle brand and event company iGoalDig. Brand owner Chiara Graham teamed with Pynk Magazine to put together an evening of music and entertainment that served to highlight the iGoalDig brand for its achievements in supporting women entrepreneurs. Guests were treated to hors d’oeuvres provided […]

India Love of ‘The Westbrooks’ hits the Wardrobe Department LA grand opening

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Social media star turned reality television personality India Love was spotted at the grand opening of the Wardrobe Department LA in Los Angeles over the weekend. The 19-year-old, who co-stars along with her sisters on the BET reality show, “The Westbrooks,” hit the red carpet and posed it up for the clamoring press before heading into […]

The Game, Trinidad James attend Rosa Acosta’s ‘Haute Holiday’ toy and shoe drive

A number of celebrities and tastemakers came out to lend support to former video vixen and model Rosa Acosta as her fashion boutique, CossaMia, held its first annual “Haute Holiday” toy and shoe drive in Los Angeles over the weekend. Celebrity guests The Game, Trinidad James, Spectacular (of Pretty Ricky), Quarterbird, Young Lace, Kevin McCall, […]

Lupe Fiasco’s M.U.R.A.L. foundation hosts 2nd annual charity bake-off event

Lupe Fiasco and his M.U.R.A.L (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives) foundation recently hosted its second annual bake-off event in celebration of the nationwide initiative #GivingTuesday. Held at the chic Soho House Chicago, the bake-off pitted Team Lupe featuring acclaimed pastry chef Malika Ameen of the television show Top Chef Desserts, Cyrus Rab (M.U.R.A.L. board chair), and Mama […]

Exclusive: Get an inside look at Kandi Burruss’ private baby shower

[jwplatform OP7fRifh] It’s a boy! On Saturday, Nov. 14, “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss celebrated her upcoming birth in style, with a private baby shower. Hosted by Tamera Wynn and Carmon Cambrice, the former member of Xscape invited close friends, family and rolling out, to join her at Kandiland, held at Zucot Gallery in Atlanta’s prestigious Castleberry Hill […]

Entertainment attorney Johnetta Paye’s ‘Mingle. Master. Meet’ networking mixer

Chicago-based entertainment attorney Johnetta G. Paye recently held a networking mixer called Mingle. Master. Meet featuring a diverse mix of Chicago professionals and industry insiders at Salero Restaurant in the West Loop neighborhood. Hosted by Valincia Saulsberry, renowned hair stylist and star of the hit show “Chicagolicious,” the evening saw guests being treated to appetizers and […]

Sanaa Lathan, Christina Milian, Gabourey Sidibe invade Verizon’s Go90 sneak peek event

Before getting cozy with rumored boyfriend French Montana, The Perfect Guy actress Sanaa Lathan graced the carpet at the sneak peek of Verizon’s Go90 Social Entertainment Platform event held at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Los Angeles, Calif. During the event, Lathan snapped a sexy selfie with reality star Christina […]

Marquette Collection presents ‘Untitled,’ a S/S 2016 collection

Fashion designer Ty’ron Perrin debuted his “Untitled” Spring/Summer 2016 Marquette Collection, an ethereal presentation during New York City Fashion Week on Sun., Sept. 13. Perrin kicked off the show at 8:00 p.m. among an elite, standing room only crowd of industry movers and shakers as well as celebrities like Jazmine Sullivan, Pam Sullivan (manager to […]

Art Hearts Fashion presents Mister Triple X, Zachary Nathaniel, Gregorio Sanchez, and more

From Friday, Sept. 11-18, international fashion platform Art Hearts Fashion will showcase over 20 designers for New York Fashion Week at five of New York’s iconic locations: Carnegie Hall, Grand Central Station, The Highline Hotel Cathedral, Liberty Theatre, and the Fitzpatrick Hotel. Earlier this week, they opened the show with Designer Erik Rosete, who presented […]

Chicago Bulls star Nazr Mohammed hosts 4th annual ‘All In For Autism’ benefit event

Chicago Bulls center and native Chicagoan Nazr Mohammed, in conjunction with the Nazr Mohammed Foundation, recently hosted his 4th annual fundraiser benefit for autism research. The swanky affair was held at the chic Galleria Marchetti and featured a casino theme in addition to a raffle and a silent auction benefiting Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago and the Turning Pointe […]

Chicago’s iGoalDig presents the ‘Success Supper’ event

Chicago-based lifestyle brand and event company iGoalDig recently held its Success Supper event featuring some of Chicago’s top female professionals at Sophie’s Restaurant located inside of Sak’s Fifth Avenue on Chicago’s Mag Mile. The exclusive experience served as an opportunity for positive and likeminded women to come together and network over an upscale dinner while engaging in an empowering […]