Young Paris Interview

Young Paris, the stage moniker for the French-born Congolese rapper/musician/model Milandou Badila, is on fire. Last year, he was signed to Jay’s Z’s Roc Nation label, which boasts talent such as Rihanna, Big Sean and Lil Wayne. Paris also dropped two (yes, two) albums, African Vogue in 2016 and Afrobeats in 2017, and is about to release a third EP, […]

Joseph Abboud Interview

“My goal [is] to elevate American men in a global world of fashion,”Joseph Abboud said one recent steamy summer afternoon. And by all accounts the fashion icon and designer has done just that. His brand, Joseph Abboud, marked its 30th year in the fashion industry in January. But, if you think Mr. Abboud’s lifetime in fashion has always been an […]

Anik Khan

Anik Khan is seeing his hard work pay off. Six years ago, the Queens-based “rapper next door,” gave himself a year and a half to essentially make it or break it in the music business. Although he had some big successes in that time, “things didn’t start really being steady until last year,” he confided recently during his photo shoot […]

The Bad Guy You’ll Absolutely Love

Paul Mann loves to be bad. I mean on TV of course. The Russian born, former US Army paratrooper turned actor is returning for a second season on the hit TNT series Claws. His character, Boris, who appears halfway through season one, is a brutal, trigger happy henchman for the Russian mafia. Paul may have the military and martial arts […]

Dylan Sprouse: The Sweet Life of Dylan Sprouse

Dylan Sprouse is all grown up and he is making a comeback. The former star of Disney Channel’s The Suite Life of Zack & Cody took an extended break from acting to attend college. While his twin brother, Cole, starred in the wildly successful TV series Riverdale, Dylan quietly pursued his business brewing mead (what is mead? Read on). The […]

A Man, his Van and the Road

As a child Craig Stickland had “dreams of escaping the confines of suburbia as soon as possible.” That is part of the reason the musician set out earlier this year on a 10,000 mile (and counting) cross country solo music tour in a Sprinter van-turned-home-on-wheels, “it sleeps four, has walnut, leather and copper finishes and all the comforts of home.” […]

Dreaming of Denver

“It is a dream come true,” Andrea Denver says of his modeling career and life in America. The super hot, Italian born model has appeared in fashion spreads representing global powerhouse brands such as Hugo Boss, Ralph Lauren and Brooks Brothers. He has also appeared in videos alongside superstars Jennifer Lopez and Taylor Swift. Andrea frequently shows off his handsome […]

Robert Attermann Talks Shop

Robert Attermann, C.O.O of Abrams Artists Agency, Explains the Business of Acting, the Entertainment Industry and the New Digital Celebrity. Through Abrams Artists Agency, I booked my first commercial for Coca-Cola, landed my first writing job for Paramount with Bakula Productions in L.A., and was given the privilege to photograph rising, TV actress Diane Guerrero for my first magazine cover, […]

Pop Music’s Disruptor: DAWN

Dawn Richard, the trail blazing indie pop singer/songwriter known as D∆WN, is at an interesting place in her life, “I’m so sure of who I am.” It was about a year ago that the warrior queen released Redemption, the closing album of her ground breaking trilogy which explored her relationship with music. Since Redemption DAWN has had the opportunity to […]

“Life and Art are One” – Painter Oussamah Ghandour

“I came to painting through love,” abstract painter Oussamah Ghandour confides in me one recent sunny and brisk spring afternoon. When he was four in Lebanon he fell in love with a girl, “But my family left [the country] because of civil war.” That might have been the end of the story, except Oussamah returned to Lebanon as an adult. […]