Monthly Archives: November 2011
The SEEDS Academy gathers the best young basketball players from across West Africa for a strenuous program of academics and athletic training. Those that excel are rewarded with full scholarships to top US prep schools, where success can equal college, basketball at the NCAA level and maybe even a shot at the NBA. ELEVATE follows four young men who make the cut and head off to the USA, where their challenges are just beginning. Heartwarming and packed with amazing basketball, ELEVATE is a reminder for all the dreamers that know where they going to never forget where you come from, Be cause Life’s most serious challenges do not arrive to punish you. Rather, they serve to shine a light on what is truly meaningful & valuable, Press Play and be inspired
This is the 10.deep Lookbook for their collection Holiday 2011 “Life is Gamble”. You know 10.Deep is Heavy on an international level, this brand has been a cornerstone of street wear brand for over fifteen years now. Established in 1995 by native New Yorker Scott Sasso. The Label communicates the bold power of individuality and this concept behind this campaign reflect what the brand Stand for, 10.Deep took strong individuals from New-York and Philly Interviewing them giving us a Glimpse of what their Lifestyle as they respectively model the collection and discuss their own views on fate and chances in a series of short videos. The Individuals are Skotch, John, Taha, 40oz VAN, BLUE, The duo OCD(Moosh & Twist) all while showcasing 10.Deep Garments. Simple, Fresh and Clean, You can add the missing pieces to your closet, with a very complete collection composed of Cardigans, Jackets, Pants, Slim jeans, Cargo, Flannel, Vest, Hoodies and my favorite Usual suspects the Accessories with Hats, Caps, Pins and many more. The Swag added to the garments is very modern and fit clearly the actual state of Streetwear heavily influenced by Hip-Hop, sport, style, sex and battle. As UK Hip-Hop pionneer Ty would say “We Like it a lot (African Accent)” as it is Fresh, Clean and Doper than Cream, check out the Full entry after the Jump, You will Love It.
Ultimita Props to 10deep for an inspirational Movement
Filmed in New York and London the visual for the second single “No Light.” from Florence + The Machine’s new album titled “Ceremonials.” The video features scenes filmed at the beautiful St Augustine’s Church in Kilburn mixed in with beauty shots of Florence shot amongst iconic New York city skyscrapers. Enjoy the song and video below.
Lady Gaga presents Marry The Night: The Prelude Pathétique Premiere coming soon…below a preview of what is to come.
Mary J Blige performed new material from her eagerly anticipated follow up to My Life titled My Life II… The Journey Continues (Act I) as well as the landmark songs from her illustrious and successful career. Performing a sold out – intimate concert at the Nokia Theatre in LA to an audience who knew the words to every song in partnership with both American Express and Vevo allowed Mary J Blige fans across the world to view the timeless quality performances given by the Reigning Queen of Hip Hop Soul. My Life II… The Journey Continues (Act I) is out on Monday. Watch the full show below in HD.
Young Jeezy is well and truly back collaborating with Andre 3000 and Jay Z who both compliment the nostalgic, and legendary sound of this soulful slice of hip hop. If this serves as a preview of what is to come from Young Jeezy’s latest project TM103 which is released on Dec 20, then 2012 will be a great year for Young Jeezy and the progression of good music.