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Ghostface Killah – The Vivid One

He stands as one of the greatest lyricist’s in music history, a graphic storyteller whose albums read aloud like crime scene books on police tape. As a result of his prolific output, we’ve all been on personal tours of Staten Island’s grittiest gangland’s via our engagement with Ghostface Killah‘s classic material. Albums like “Ironman”, “Supreme Clientele”, and “Bulletproof…

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Tupac by VLONE – 2Pac Back

Tupac Shakur was, during his lifetime, a visionary. A man fastened to fast-forwarding progress as both goal and God-assignment: his actions inspired by activist necessity, life experiences, the arts, cultural events, world history, and any competition positioned to impose on his aforementioned goals. This is a diverse collage of incidents; some dope, others despicable. Shakur embodied…

Kehlani x Pure DOPE for GALORE I

Kehlani – Rainbow Glam Galore

Pop’s praised princess of all doing-the-most street sentiments potently pretty and unpredictably powerful, Kehlani, shot with renowned capture queen Amber Asaly for the limited-edition print cover of girl boss glam mag Galore’s latest issue. The Sweet Sexy Savage – whose hair heroics were handled by mop magician Kahh Spence – high heeled and fur coated…

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Gracie Carvalho – Beauty & the Beast Mode

Muay Thai, mega modeling, and Beast Mode succinctly summarize the sexy meets swagged out women’s collection from Superbowl Champion Marshawn Lynch’s fitness lifestyle line: And at his request a lioness has entered the den. The former NFL superstar handpicked Brazilian-born supermodel Gracie Carvalho in large part due to her blend of beauty, athleticism, and high glam girl…

V A L I x D O P E - Singer+Songwriter Vali in Pure DOPE Magazine

Vali – Dream Interpretation

For ice-dyed popster Vali, a bombshell blend of Black, Native American, Russian, and creative wave algorithms widely non-categorized though fan appreciated and warmly embraced, music is more mod mag than facade hashtag. Her unpredictable variations of abstract art in the form of sound bares a remarkable resemblance to Bardot beauty and Poitier poise, one that may appear futuristic at…

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G Herbo – All I Got

When it comes to heartfelt street tales of gun-fired revenge bartender blended with God-fearing remorse, none write it realer or deliver it rawer than Chicago’s G Herbo. The scenario’s are real: his life, his rules, so he ruled to remain alive. The raps are more to release memories than campaign for mentions. Young homie is…

UMG’s Music is Universal Showcase at SXSW – Day 2

Sami Miró – Instant Vintage

Vinyl All Eyez On Me albums, special edition Ramones jackets, and a parade of celebrity show-ups is how designer extraordinaire Sami Miró celebrated the launch of her Surplus by Bravado collaboration at the SXSW Music Festival’s Music is Universal showcase. Held at popular Austin cocktail bar, Antone’s, Miró’s latest limited edition collection includes four styles of army jackets. All…

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Joshua Vincent Edwards – Future Ruler

Fashion Week assassin Joshua Vincent Edwards kills couture – every look, every time – curates creative – dude def knows how to dress with direction – and bodies retail runways like a dreaded hype sniper in Yeezy Season 5, Pyer Moss, Collina Strada, and collector’s edition brainwashed retros. Designer exclusives aside, Edwards’ true signature is his sincerity;…

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