Bush Babes

Urban Bush Babe: Samantha Pollack

Urban Bush Babe: Samantha Pollack

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Tell us your name and where you are from My name is Samantha Pollack. I was born in Suriname, Paramaribo. At age of 12, I moved to the Netherlands. I grew up in Suriname with the idea that the Netherlands was a paradise and perfect. After the extent that I grew up, I found more of  my own to love. No doubt possible that my development here was by(…)

Refinery 29: Melina Matsoukas

Refinery 29: Melina Matsoukas

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Meet 32 year old, Grammy award winning video and commercial Director, Melina Matsoukas. Directing in a male dominated industry, Matsoukas not only opens doors and knocks down barriers but stereotypes as well, proving quality is not always in a quantified budget, stating, “expensive equipment is not necessary(…)

Downtown Records Hosts Listening Party For 2013 Music Award Winner TK Wonder

Downtown Records Hosts Listening Party For 2013 Music Award Winner TK Wonder

Feature photo by Ben O’ Brian Smith. I am simply over the moon and extremely proud of my twin sister, Singer/Lyricist/Songwriter/, TK Wonder who is the winner in the music category for the 2013 See.me launch contest. With a global community of over 600,000 See.me provides a platform for artists to share their work and in(…)

Artist Kelvin Okafor

Artist Kelvin Okafor

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. With a B.A. in Fine Arts from Middlesex university, UK-based artist, Kelvin Okafor literally transitions the familiar phrase “so life like it seems to jump from the page” a reality. Producing high-quality images, the subjects captured could easily be misjudged for a photograph, but working only with a(…)

Milk: Ayo, The Sound of Music

Milk: Ayo, The Sound of Music

Click Read More + Comment to view video. Nigerian-German, Singer/Songwriter, Ayo shares an intimate moment on set with her two children, 7 year old son, Nile and, 2 year old daughter, Billie-Eve in this video clip  from Milk Magazine: “Focused on kids, for modern parents”.   MAKING OF SHOOTING PHOTO / MILK & AYO from BERENGERE(…)

A Conversation With Rihanna’s Hair Stylist, Ursula Stephen

A Conversation With Rihanna’s Hair Stylist, Ursula Stephen

Rihanna’s celebrity Hair Stylist, Ursula Stephens shares and reveals everything, from the industry’s standard of beauty, discrimination as a black hairstylist, natural hair and the movement of natural hair bloggers (including Urban Bush Babes), as well as her trip to South Africa where she worked with women of color whose hair was marred by chemicals,(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Asha Noni Hadiyah

Urban Bush Babe: Asha Noni Hadiyah

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Asha Noni Hadiyah aka “The Sassy Soul Rebel”.  I was born and raised in Washington D.C., and I currently reside in Harlem, NY.   How long have you been natural? Since the day I was born.  I(…)