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The Influencers Present: Octavian, BET

Bet on Octavian

This one took a while to cross the pond, but UK rapper, Octavian just dropped a chill banger! With Skepta and Michael Phantom along for the ride; This track gives you bars, bounce (and babes!). Check it all out in the clip above.

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The Influencers Twilight Zone: Point of Origin

THE TWILIGHT ZONE RECAP: “POINT OF ORIGIN”

When we meet Eve Martin (Gennifer Goodwin) at the top of this Twilight Zone episode, we find her floating through a life evoking 50’s era American privilege: a beautiful house with perfectly decorated interiors in a snowy, picturesque neighborhood. She is guiding event planners through the particulars of the “new parents” dinner she’s hosting for […]

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The Influencers: Blood Orange Hope feat Image

Blood Orange “Hope”

Dev Hynes, also known as “Blood Orange” (Harder to Google), dropped a sporadic, albeit amazing visual for his single, “Hope”. The song is a standout on his latest, critically acclaimed release, “Negro Swan”, and it also features vocals from songstress Tei Shi and the iconic Puff Daddy Combs. Click the link above to watch the […]

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The Influencers: Flying Lotus

Flying Lotus Gives You “More”

Flying Lotus is that black anime kid from high school that was also cool with all the drug dealers and basketball players. A Godfather of the beat scene, he teams up with famed director Shinichiro Watanabe to bring you the visuals for his latest single, “More”. The song features Anderson Paak, gliding over some Lotus’ […]

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The Influencers Present: Gui is 9

Gu Is 9 says “Bye” to Conformity

In a world where extreme gimmicks seem to be necessary for emerging artists; Emcee, Gu is 9 looks to show that the ordinary can be artistic…if you have the vision. Gu sits serenely, in a meditative vibe, while sampling his Lo Mein. All the while, his bars set the scene in the background. The visual […]

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The Influencers Present: Jaden Smith Omniverse

JADEN SMITH IS KANYE WEST

In a move that only makes sense, Jaden Smith will play an alternate reality version of Kanye West in a new television series. Each episode will explore Kanye’s life if major events never occurred. What if Ye never met Jay? What if Kanye never crashed the whip or met Kim Kardashian? The series, dubbed “Omniverse” […]

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The Influencers Present: The Twilight Zone Review: Ep. 5 Wunderkind

THE TWILIGHT ZONE RECAP: “WUNDERKIND”

As a series, The Twilight Zone has a rich history of political satire. While these episodes might not make the favorite lists for fans, they do serve Serling’s ultimate goal of allowing the audience to observe, digest, and analyze the important issues of the day while also being entertained.“Wunderkind ” is the fifth episode of […]

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The Influencers: Kanye West Coachella Sunday Service

Kanye’s Coachella Moment: His Spiritual Redemption

I was grocery shopping on a Sunday, chilling in my vintage Easter addition Kyrie 2’s…and while waiting in line, decided to scroll through twitter. I open the app and immediately notice that #Kanye was trending higher than #Easter. I shrugged, lamenting on the current status of the world and proceeded to buy my food. I […]

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The Influencers: Skittles Pride

Skittles Celebrates Pride…DUH!

In a brand initiative that should’ve happened 15 years ago, Skittles from the M&M and Mars company, partners up with various artists from the LGBTQ community in order to produce a commemorative run of brand packaging. However, the Pride partnership packs will only be available in the UK during PRIDE week. The illustrative packaging features […]

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The Influencers: Tuany Nascimento

ballet in Brazil

In 2012, dancer Tuany Nascimento launched Na Ponta dos Pés (On Top Toes), a free ballet class for the children of Alemão, northern Rio de Janeiro. This neighborhood is more known for it’s pistols more so than pirouettes. Watch the vid to see how one woman is changing the world.

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