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Black Pop w/ Artist Xavier Payne Pt.2

Yesterday we introduced you to artist Xavier Payne. We had such a great time getting to know this young man that broke his interview up in two parts. Here’s where…

Black Pop w/ Artist Xavier Payne Pt.1

    Artist: Xavier Payne Residence: Nashville Tennessee Influences: Kara Walker, Aaron Douglas, Frank Frazetta, Al Hirschfeld, Keith Haring etc..etc…etc… We’re super excited to have our first celeb interview be with…

Street Etiquette: SLUMFLOWER

Artist:  Joshua Kissi & Travis Gumbs Project: SLUMFLOWER In 2008 Joshua Kissi & Travis Gumbs founded the wildly popular mens lifestyle blog Street Etiquette. Their collective global view on fashion is…

The Richmond Mural Project

My little hometown of Richmond, VA is growing increasingly cool with each passing year.  Some of my favorite music artists are visiting the city, new restaurants are popping up, and…

Representation Matters

This is what I woke up to today. It’s everything to me right now. So elegant, timely, necessary and direct. I just love it! Which is saying something, since I’ve…

Get To Know An HBG ( Happy Black Guy)

A few months ago we launched a column titled “Get To Know an HBG“. As always the abbreviation was intended for Happy Black Girls and the purpose of the column…

Keep On Moving

Every Father’s Day, I fight the blues.  I miss my dad so much that it sometimes feels hard to breathe.  Three years have gone by since his passing and not…