Who Werq’d it Best: Nicki Minaj vs Jessie J

Nicki Minaj and Jessie J are never scared of taking risks when it comes to their music, so why would they be timid with their fashion? The two were caught wearing this Mark Fast ensemble on two separate occasions, each putting their own spin on the outfit. Both looked great, but which diva werq’d it best?

 


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I’m With the DJ: DJ Black Dominoes

Meet Kellen a.k.a. DJ Black Dominoes.

Weekly Residencies: When in Atlanta, I do Top Flr (on Ponce) every Friday night from 10pm-late, and the Sound Table (Edgewood & Boulevard) three times a month.
I’m also lucky enough to sometimes guest at places like MJQ and El Bar on Ponce and Graveyard Tavern in East Atlanta.

What makes for a good DJ?

Someone who gets a crowd excited with music they haven’t heard before. In 2011, so it’s really easy to hit the internet and download the top 40 or obvious dance tracks and call yourself a DJ — there are a lot of those these days. There is an upside to this, however. Continue reading

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How to Survive Your First Holiday as a Couple

Meeting his family for the first time during the holiday season can be nerve racking.  Will they like you – will you like them?  Will you make a good impression, as the beautiful, intelligent, and funny girlfriend?  Or will you embarrass yourself (and your man) with a mishap in the kitchen in front of his mother?  During your inaugural holiday feast as a couple, follow these steps of survival. Continue reading

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Get This Look: Rihanna

Leave it to Rihanna to always spark some fashion interest and provide fun wardrobe inspiration.  She was recently spotted in London in this casual look many of us wish we were brave enough to wear.  Although you might not have that rockstar tenacity Rihanna possesses to pull off wearing these sexy Henry Holland faux suspender tights with denim cut-offs, with just a few minor tweaks you can fake it and look just as hot, if not better! Continue reading

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Who Werq’d it Best – American Music Awards Edition

Last night’s American Music Awards red carpet was ablaze with music’s hottest stars dressed to the nines. While everyone dazzled, there were a handful of starlets that stole the show last night, including American Idol judge, Jennifer Lopez and Justin Beiber’s gal, Selena Gomez. Lopez donned a stunning Zuhair Murad couture gown from the 2011 Fall collection, while Selena opted for a sexy, satin-gold Giorgio Armani gown with a plunging neckline. It’s safe to say, both ladies won us over, but which star took the crown?

 


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5 Reasons to Stay Single During the Holidays

The holiday season in New York City is unlike anywhere else in the world. From beautifully decorated department store windows, to the giant Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center, walking hand-in-hand with your love makes any city girl feel like she’s featured on the cover of a greeting card.

Yet, when you leave the winter wonderland fantasy for family visits in the burbs or office holiday parties lacking cheer (and strong alcohol), being single during the holidays has more benefits than you may have thought. Continue reading

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Hpnotiq Introduces Harmonie in Trinidad

The Hpnotiq team in Trinidad definitely turned up the heat at the island launch of Harmonie last month. It’s safe to say, Harmonie is officially an international favorite. Check out highlights from the launch party below!

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Behind the Bar: Dora of Houston’s Byzantio Cafe & Bar

Meet Dora Giannakopoulos, bartender and owner of Byzantio Cafe & Bar in Houston, Texas.

When and why did you get into the industry?

I started bartending back in December 2003. I’d describe myself as a real people person. This is the perfect industry for me to be able to show my personality, cultural background and hospitality, while being around people all day long. Continue reading

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Who Werq’d it Best: Beyonce vs Leighton

Both Beyonce and Leighton Meester did justice to this Michael Kors cut-out creation, but did the mommy-t0-be’s glow outshine the reigning queen of Gossip Girl? Vote after the jump.

 


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This Week in Gossip: Heavy D Dies at 44, Kim K Attempts Marriage Counseling & More

Kim K. flies to Minnesota for last minute attempt to reconcile with soon-to-be ex-husband Kris Humphries. [RadarOnline]

Rapper Heavy D dies at the age of 44. [Rolling Stone]

Vogue dubs Olsen twins as best-dressed sisters. [Gawker]

Eddie Murphy backs out as Oscars host. [Chicago Sun-Times]

Actress Jamie Pessley finalizes divorce. [E! News]

Jay-Z profits off of Occupy Wall Street. [Washington Post]

Demi Moore continues to lose weight amidst Ashton Kutcher cheating scandal. [RadarOnline]

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