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Studio One Eighty Nine

Studio One Eighty Nine

Studio One Eighty Nine is a social enterprise that consist of creatives that seeks to provide a platform to help promote and curate African and African-inspired content through various projects such as media and cultural events and projects. The collective includes artists, musicians, dancers, architects, designers, photographers, foodies, travelers, innovators, thinkers, activists, dreamers. Together we(…)

Cipriana and TK Quann Featured in US Vogue Magazine (2015 February Issue)

Cipriana and TK Quann Featured in US Vogue Magazine (2015 February Issue)

Photographed by Inez & Vinoodh   We are ecstatic to finally announce our 2 page spread in US Vogue Magazine’s February 2015 issue. Featured alongside Chloe Grace Moretz & Trevor Duke Moretz, Suki & Immy Waterhouse and Vanessa & Greta Axente, for the “We are Family” story highlighting siblings.   *click photo to enlarge Cipriana Quann(…)

The Daily Show’s Jessica Williams Corresponding on Alabama’s HB 494

The Daily Show’s Jessica Williams Corresponding on Alabama’s HB 494

Photos: Blaine Spesak   Recently named Forbe‘s “30 Under 30: The Young People Who Are Changing Hollywood”, The Daily Show‘s Correspondent; Actress/Comedian, Jessica Williams discusses Alabama’s HB-494; a law that allocates state funds to pay for Attorneys to represent fetuses.     Watch below as Williams interviews Alabama Civil Rights Attorney; Julian McPhillips and Executive(…)

Urban Bush Babes Artist Of The Month: Kelela

Urban Bush Babes Artist Of The Month: Kelela

Featured Photo: Robbie Fimmano By: TK Quann (aka TK Wonder)   Photo: Todd Cole   I’m sure Ethiopian singer Kelela Mizanekristos has been on aplenty radars since she emerged with her mixtape, ‘Cut 4 Me,’ featuring her collaboration work with Los Angeles based DJ/ producer Kingdom. This beautiful loc’d beauty is now based in L.A.(…)

Rain Pryor’s ‘That Daughter’s Crazy’ Premieres in NY January 10TH

Rain Pryor’s ‘That Daughter’s Crazy’ Premieres in NY January 10TH

via: THE COLLECTIVE INITIATIVE; “Changing Media To Reflect Our Global Diversity”   Wanting to find a way to share her artistic talents despite the barriers in Hollywood, Rain says “I wasn’t black enough to be black, I’m not white enough to be white…unique wasn’t in yet.”     Ahead of her time in many ways, Rain(…)

Behind The Scenes of HBO ‘Girls’ 4TH Season Premiere

Behind The Scenes of HBO ‘Girls’ 4TH Season Premiere

“Slow to grow but how beautiful the blossom” -Tad Horvath   Wise sentiments not only fitting to describe Hannah’s life journey thus far, which was so eloquently stated by Hannah’s father in the opening scene of episode 1 of ‘Girls‘ latest season, but could be said the same for the future of ‘Girls’. HBO programming(…)

Vogue: FKA Twigs

Vogue: FKA Twigs

via: Vogue Magazine   English singer-songwriter, producer and dancer, Tahliah Debrett Barnett or commonly known as FKA twigs is featured in a 4 page spread for the January issue of American Vogue. Shot by the legendary Photographer, Patrick Demarchelier view the breathtaking images below.       Vogue  

UBB MUSIC REVIEW: GWEELOS : Willow & Jaden Smith

UBB MUSIC REVIEW: GWEELOS : Willow & Jaden Smith

Featured Photo: Alex Wesh (via: fader.com) By: TK Quann (aka TK Wonder)   Admittedly I have seen and heard very little from this sibling duo (as so it appears on their instagram page (@gweelos) However whether they are officially confirmed as a band remains to be seen so for now let’s say collaborative work, but(…)

Music: Marsha Ambrosius Talks Hair w/ Cipriana Quann

Music: Marsha Ambrosius Talks Hair w/ Cipriana Quann

via: Greenroom Magazine Interview: Cipriana Quann       “With or without it you have to be passionate about what you do. You have to care about your dreams enough to pursue it. If there was one person that was like, nah, and that stops you, then you don’t really want it.” -Marsha Ambrosius  (…)