Jenell B. Stewart – Natural Celebration

The Jenell B. Stewart brand is an ever-evolving and inspiring platform. She’s an award winning natural hair, beauty, health, and wellness editorial writer. Jenell went from being an everyday college educated working woman, who started her ...

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IAMPOPULA – “Be an Experience”

I had the great pleasure of interviewing emerging Brooklyn-bred recording artist, IAMPOPULA, aka, Junade Hassan. We chilled out during the Friday night vibes of the Mad Tea Art Party held in Bedstuy, Brooklyn. Junade is a co-organizer of the ...

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The Awesome Alternate

The Awesome Alternate Rashid Zakat is a resident Philadelphian and Temple University alumni. He has been able to build an eclectic career as a media artist due to his warm nature, unique ambition, multi-media talents, and infectious sense of ...

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Big Dog Run – Everyday Folk

Big Dog Run – Everyday Folk Over in the Union Square area of New York City, I met up with the warmest, funniest, and most laid-back bunch of people at the Heartland Brewery—a band called Big Dog Run, and their folk rock sound has pleasantly ...

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Unparallel Vision

Perry Divirgilio aka Vision is a poet, author, and worldwide touring spoken word artist. This Renaissance man is a Philadelphia native that is infamously known for his thought provoking and empathetic poems that provide an insightful glimpse ...

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Internationally Known

Internationally Known Ghanaian-born rapper, Blitz the Ambassador, always remembers music being the first love of his life. Young Samuel Bazawule reminisces of his days being entranced by the local dance bands he saw perform during family and ...

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The Suite Life

The Suite Life “Embrace your amazing!” – Desmond “Dez the Prez” Walker Desmond Walker is the founder and host of SuiteLife Radio on BLIS.FM based in Washington D.C. He simultaneously lives and works in New York City coordinating showcases and ...

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Product of the Community

Product of the Community Maryland Delegate, Alonzo Washington is a Democratic politician who represents District 22, in Prince Georges County, Maryland. He was initially appointed to the Maryland House of Delegates in 2012, and was re-elected to ...


Brooklyn Fashion Week – Spring/Summer 2015 Collections

Brooklyn Fashion Week – Spring/Summer 2015 Collections Detoxaholic was on deck at Industry City to check out the Spring/Summer 2015 trends at Brooklyn Fashion Week! This was my first time attending, and my senses were on full alert soaking in ...


Karen DeFreitas Fraser – SOKA Fashion House

Karen DeFreitas Fraser – SOKA Fashion House “Fashion is a reflection of ideology” – Karen DeFreitas Fraser As I watched Karen DeFreitas Fraser’s Soka line take over the runway at October’s 2014 Brooklyn Fashion week, I had to keep my inner ...