Why Virgin Islands artist Johanie Taylor says that the paintbrush chose her

Proudly hailing from the United States Virgin Islands, Johanie Taylor is an emerging millennial who works with or on any space and medium such as canvas, acrylic paint, resin, spray paint, and broken glass. Taylor has a growing portfolio and is also in demand to do commissioned portraits for high-profile athletes and entertainers. Taylor is also committed to philanthropy […]

R. City debuts ‘What Dreams Are Made Of’ rockumentary at 2016 Sundance Film Festival

The 2016 Sundance Film Festival was a win for African American talent with Nate Parker’s interpretation of Nat Turner’s revolt leading the charge. Virgin Islands-born brothers Timothy and Theron Thomas, who perform as  R. City, and are also known as Rock City, debuted their biographical “rockumentary” titled, What Dreams are Made Of for a packed house at the […]

Akon Releases Rock City From Konvict Records: Duo Soon to Drop ‘Free at Last Album’

ATLANTA – It’s been five years since Virgin Islands songwriting and performing duo R. City, aka Rock City, signed to Konvict Records/Interscope. Five years, eight mixtapes and a string of hits later, including songs written for Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, Jennifer Hudson and R. Kelly, Akon and Rock City are finally free of the […]