College Bound Entertainment put together an event in Washington, D.C. called ‘The Session: CBE’s Guide To Cannabis‘ where spoiledBroke! attended to cover the 420 friendly festivity. The Session series is a host of creative platforms for cannabis professionals to inform and engage invited audiences with the advantages and wonders of the new Cannabis Industry in Washington, D.C. We have partnered with several cannabis experts and established business owners within the cannabis industry from the local area to launch the pilot event, The Session. The Session is designed to educate and entertain participants through a creative informational and social gathering in a safe, controlled setting. And they continue the series Aug. 2nd, 2015 with ‘The Session: Green Day Party’. More photos inside.
Terry Goodwin better known as LB is an upcoming rap artist born and raised in Washington DC. At the age of 12 LB realized he wanted to gear his talents towards music. LB wanted to express his self in way where he would be heard and understood. Inspired by artist such as Notorious BIG, 2Pac,Kendrick Lamar, SchoolBoy Q and Common all influence the style of music in which path he chooses to further his career in. Composing his thoughts and perceptions on life through his music, LB is an artist from the ground up. Sharing his past struggles and obstacles he has faced throughout life, he hopes to pass on an ongoing positive energy & uplifting message through his music. Twitter: @
spoiledBROKE! composed a Top 10 list of the best collections from streetwear brands of 2014. In at number 10 is the women’s brand, HLZBLZ, for their 2014 Summer collection. Read the rest to see what other brands made our Top 10.
The Dutch street-soul female duo, Lucid, are up and coming songstress’ who are prepping for the release of their album, Poisoned Paws. The two singers, Juliet and Janice, met in college and decided to join together musically in 2012. Here is an official music video from their upcoming album, “Drive Back”. Their sound is very soft but yet soulful much like Jhené Aiko; fans of hers should enjoy these two beauties. The album will be releasing November 11th. For more on Lucid: visit their website, twitter and Instagram @inalucidworld.
sB! would like to present artist, producer, and engineer: Kenny Sullivan. The Philadelphia native has been creating a strong buzz for himself and with the release of his new self-titled mixtape, KENNY, it’s just what he needed to take his music to the next level. Apart of Parkhouse Studios in Philadelphia, Kenny is one of many great underground artists that are emerging and on the rise. His mixtape is available for streaming and download below. Also check out the recap video from the official mixtape release party for KENNY at Kung-Fu Necktie along with his interview from DMV’s own PatIsDope, both after the jump. Keep in touch with Kenny on twitter @Prkhs_kenny and on Instagram & Facebook @parkhousekenny.
California Fridays is a rising clothing brand based from your’s truly, the DMV, who is looking to make their stamp on the world. Co-founder, designer, creative director and brand ambassador Alex King discusses how he got inspired to create California Fridays, what looks and creations he has in store for his upcoming fashion show and how he plans to kill it the year of 2014! Check out his twitter at @jahsensimilla. Click here to get more info on the Voyage to Utopia Fashion Show!
Washington, DC clothing brand, De’ Homme Customs, has been taking over in the DMV this past year. Many well known DC rappers, including Wale and Shy Glizzy, have already shown love and supported the brand. The line has developed a signature for the drop crotch sweatpants with intricate details and patterns. De’ Homme has also began to design for kids as well, expanding the brand. Check out a few photos of designs created this past year. Take a look at what is available for purchase currently at the online shop and follow the designer and brand: @hommedior / @dehommecustoms. Check out the entire bio for De’Homme after the jump…