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    COVER STORY: FAITH EVANS

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    COVER STORY: FAITH EVANS By Teryl Warren As outspoken, legendary singer Patti LaBelle recently noted: “The word ‘diva’ is being thrown so loosely… that it isn’t cute anymore.” The dictionary defines the word “diva” as “a highly distinguished female singer or prima donna.”  Music lovers, television audiences and admirers of strong women everywhere define ‘diva” [...]

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    A SPLASH OF STYLE

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    MIAMI SWIMWEAR WEEK A SPLASH OF STYLE At 7:30pm on July 18th, the prestigious Nina Torres Fine Art Gallery will play host to the hottest fashion, music and art showcase to hit the sands of Miami Swimwear Week. A Splash of Style promises to be an unforgettable evening featuring the best of art, fashion, and [...]

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    WHAT HE WANTS: GOING SOLO

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    GOING SOLO By Marc Alexander I remember when Bobby Brown went solo. I wondered why? I was younger and didn’t understand the potential advantages of being alone in the spotlight: sucking in all the fame, the applause, the romance and last, but most, the money. To me, New Edition always looked like they were having [...]

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    ZOE SALDANA & NINA SIMONE

    Thursday, July 3, 2014

    “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” By Kristian Rose-Anderson (courtesy of Monarch Magazine) An artist’s role is “…to make people feel on a deep level… And when you’ve caught it, when you’ve got the audience hooked, you always know because it’s like electricity hanging in the air,” noted Nina Simone in her autobiography. Electrify is exactly what musical [...]

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    BORN ON THE 4TH OF JULY

    Thursday, July 3, 2014

    American Cinematheque Presents  BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY 25th Anniversary! Oliver Stone & Ron Kovic In Person! Introduction by director Oliver Stone and writer Ron Kovic (schedules permitting), moderated by Patt Morrison. BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY 1989, Universal, 145 min, USA, Dir: Oliver Stone Based on the autobiography of Vietnam War veteran [...]

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    MAIN COURSE: WORLD CUP FLAVOR

    Thursday, July 3, 2014

    World Cup: We Cook A Passport to the Flavors in the Round of 16 By Natalie Reehl One of the biggest and most celebrated sporting events is going on currently in Brazil – The World Cup – and everyone on this planet is buzzing with excitement. Who doesn’t love soccer, or should we say “futbol?” [...]

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    WORLD’S BEST INDIE BAND

    Tuesday, July 1, 2014

    We’re looking for the World’s Best Indie Band! Check them out here and all month long on our Facebook page and tell us who YOU think is the BEST! Click to view Wiles Magazine’s Summer Guide to Independent Artists on SLIPP.IN

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    OUR FAVORITE FAITH EVANS HITS

    Tuesday, July 1, 2014

    She’s an R&B Diva, the First Lady of Bad Boy and a singer/songwriter/producer/author…and she’s ALSO our cover girl for our annual July Music Issue! Help us celebrate Faith Evans all month long by enjoying some of our favorite Faith tunes!   Featuring…Faith Evans from Wiles Magazine on Myspace.

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    PROJECT RUNWAY SEASON 13

    Tuesday, July 1, 2014

    EMMY AWARD WINNERS HEIDI KLUM and TIM GUNN,  NINA GARCIA and ZAC POSEN Return as a New Class of Designers Compete for Fashion’s Top Spot The heat is on!  Season 13 of Lifetime’s Emmy®-nominated Project Runway (#ProjectRunway) returns on Thursday, July 24, at 9pm ET/PT with an all new group of aspiring designers.  Project Runway is creating a one [...]

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    iHEART RADIO’S ULTIMATE POOL PARTY

    Monday, June 30, 2014

     THIRD ANNUAL IHEARTRADIO ULTIMATE POOL PARTY PRESENTED BY VISIT FLORIDA AT FONTAINEBLEAU’S BLEAULIVE iHeartRadio and the Fontainebleau Miami Beach hosted the third annual iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party presented by VISIT FLORIDA, the two-day musical weekend in Miami on June 27-28.  Music fans throughout the Country, which included more than 150 contest winners, gathered in Miami [...]

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ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: EPIC 92

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Epic 92 By Drew Dorsey  Sexy, smooth and a pleasure for the ears, Epic 92 is a power duo straight from the ATL who are a force to be reckoned with in the land of R & B. With more than a decade of experience in the music industry under their belt, Epic [...]

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SUMMER’S BEST FESTS

Celebrate the Best of Summer Music Festivals in the Comfort of Your Home With the Free FiOS On Demand Virtual Music Festival Hordes of people, expensive tickets and concessions, heat, rain – summer music festivals are fun …once. This summer’s FiOS On Demand Virtual Music Festival brings viewers the best touring artists and concerts from July [...]

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A student from the Sankofa Schools, COSEBOC's mentorship program, performs a traditional dance during the 2014 COSEBOC Gathering of school leaders
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IT TAKES A VILLAGE

EDUCATING BOYS & MEN OF COLOR Through Relationship and Culture By Teryl Warren Just days after yet another tragic school shooting, this time in Seattle, WA, I sat down with Ron Walker, Executive Director of COSEBOC – The Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color. We briefly discussed the school shooting and I shared with [...]

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Celebrity stylist Nelson J (Photo by Nicole Tran)
Jul
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FASHION & BEAUTY: NELSON J

CELEBRITY HAIR CARE FROM NELSON CHAN At 19, future celebrity stylist Nelson Chan’s father set him up with a a summer job working in a friend’s hair salon in Hong Kong. Little did he know that this temporary gig would be the springboard to a career that would one day make his son one of [...]

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AMERICA’S BEST BRIDESMAID

DATING SITE IN SEARCH OF AMERICA’’S BEST BRIDESMAIDS OF 2014 MarriageMaterial.co is conducting a nationwide search for the Best Bridesmaid of 2014 It’s wedding season all over again. The time when single women feel a series of mixed emotions. On one side, we are happy for our friends who are taking the next step in life; and, at the [...]

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NEW MUSIC FROM ARIANA GRANDE

Ariana Grande Announces Details For New Album “My Everything” After fueling palpable anticipation and unparalleled excitement for months now, ARIANA GRANDE just disclosed the details of her second full-length record— and the most anticipated album of the year — exclusively to Ryan Seacrest this past Saturday in a special interview airing on iHeartRadio.com, ArianaGrande.com, and all Yahoo! stations. Following the double-platinum, chart-smashing, and history-making success of the summer’s biggest single “Problem”, her sophomore set, My [...]

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HELP HIM PUT A RING ON IT

Ready to Wed?  Brilliance.com Shares Tips on How to Get Your Guy to “Put a Ring on it!” By Jonathon Ohayon You’ve been dating your boyfriend for a while now and you find yourself dreaming about your wedding day- especially now that it’s wedding season. Your calendar is filled with showers, luncheons and bachelorette parties (for your [...]