COMPLEX magazine drops an exclusive A$AP Rocky documentary that breaks down the song that started the movement, Purple Swag’. Featured in the doc is fellow Mob members: A$AP Bari, A$AP Ferg, A$AP Nast, Chace Infinite and A$AP Ty Beats, as they chime in on the video, production and more. This doc release is perfect timing as he is gearing up for the release of his third studio album, At.Long.Last.A$AP, due out soon.
Kobe Bryant covers Black Rainbow magazine’s latest ‘Basketball Special Issue’ which features a special look at his NIKE Kobe X sneaker as well as NBA legend, Michael Jordan. This limited edition issue can be purchased online as well as BlackRainbow’s flagship store. See more of the spread below: (more…)
Nicki Minaj models in men’s clothing L’Uomo Vogue magazine’s latest issue. It is very refreshing to see artists who like Nicki transform her usual outrageous look into sleek and sophisticated within these magazine shoots. With the short bob cut and menswear pieces, Nicki still manages to look sexy in a very classy way. Check out the black and white print spread…
Billboard magazine highlights André Benjamin, better known as André 3000, to reveal that there is no retirement for the rapper turned actor. He is back in full effect and hip-hop heads are elated about the return of the 1/2 of ATL rap duo, Outkast. Currently, Outkast has created #ATLFest that consists of a line up of different artists for three nights and they headline. Although the group has made it clear they won’t be working together in the future on new material, André tells Billboard that he is working on a new solo album, which is good enough for us. He discussed the stress and pressure he felt to give the fans new music despite still having featured verses on artists’ songs since the last Outkast album in 2006. The cover story discusses André’s acting career and new role Jimi Hendricks in the biopic film Jimi: All Is by My Side, in theaters now. Read the entire cover story here and see more photos from the cover shoot… (more…)
Rihanna latest modeling feature is in Tush magazine, where she rocks a grey wig better than probably anyone. The Barbadian bombshell looks absolutely stunning in the spread as it was shot by photographers Steven Gomillion & Dennis Leupold. If you can read or translate German, check out her article here. Purchase the issue when it hits newsstands September 18th. (more…)
Pharrell Williams was recently honored at the GQ Mens Awards in London and now graces the cover of British GQ for their October 2014 issue. The cover shoot was inspired by Kenyan Masai tribe and was shot by photographers, Hunter & Gatti. Purchase the issue when it hits newsstands next month.