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WHAT IS CHATTER? (8:18 pm 08/02/11)
If you tuned in to Super Bowl XLV on Sunday, you should have seen little animated images of will.i.am featured in a commercial pitching a new service called Chatter. And if you’re anything like me, you were probably wondering what exactly it is.
VALENTINES MEAL TIPS (9:58 pm 07/02/11)
Who says Valentine’s Day has to be over the top? The essence of the day – manmade or not – is to show the ones you love you really care. What better way than through the stomach? And everyone enjoys a home cooked meal. It’s usually cheaper and let’s be real – probably more sanitary given it’s the flu season. So here a several tips for cooking a flawless Valentines Day meal.
POT SODA?? (10:09 am 25/01/11)
The creativity of pot heads never ceases to amaze me. A company based in Soquel, Calif., has created a new line of soda pot — or, marijuana soda — that it plans to launch in Colorado in February.
RIHANNA ANNOUNCES REB'L FLEUR (9:33 pm 09/01/11)
Looks like Rihanna is following the pop star-turned-mogul trend by launching her own fragrance.
JORDAN 5 PRIME (12:19 pm 03/01/11)
For all you sneaker freaks, get ready for the Jordan 5 Prime.
WARM YOUR WINTER UP (9:34 pm 19/12/10)
If you’re like me winter is not my favorite season of the year. Outside of the snow, it’s really dark and drab to me. Why not put some pep in your winter step by pairing some of your favorite summer pieces with winter?
MISS TINA (8:46 pm 17/10/10)
Tina Knowles wants to dress all of us, regardless of size.
SWIZZ BEATZ JUMPS INTO WATCH DESIGN (7:22 pm 03/10/10)
Look for Swizz Beatz to expand his portfolio to include watch design.
MARIAH TO LAUNCH LINE ON HSN (11:57 am 22/09/10)
Forget making music, Mariah is hitting the Home Shopping Network.
KIMORA LEE SPLITS WITH BABY PHAT (10:01 pm 13/09/10)
Baby Phat with no Kimora? Can you fathom? Well apparently Kellwood Co., the parent company to the urban fashion line, can. Since the former model and "Fabulosity" star announced over Twitter that she'd be parting ways with the company last month, rumors have flown that she was dumped from the line.
MY MIC SOUNDS NICE (8:59 pm 29/08/10)
My Mic Sounds Nice takes an appealing, inside look at how women have affected hip-hop.
SNOOP DOGG TEAMS WITH THE SITUATION (4:11 am 10/08/10)
Rapper Snoop Dogg and his spiritual adviser Bishop Don "Magic" Juan recently partnered with clothing and sunglasses company Serious Pimp, and have now announced the addition of a third entertainment icon to the fold - Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino.
MARY LAUNCHES MELODIES (8:30 pm 11/07/10)
With a signature scent already under her belt, Mary J. Blige is now adding sunglasses to her fashion resume with a new collection of shades.
TRINA LAUNCHES AMAZIN COSMETICS (7:33 am 26/05/10)
Miami rapper Trina is diversifying her business portfolio with the official launch of Amazin’ Cosmetics this June.
DIDDY INKS DEAL WITH MACYS (10:36 am 10/05/10)
As department stores fight for market share, Macy's continues to press its celebrity-driven strategy to revive sales with an exclusive deal with rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs.
T.I,S AKOO FACES COMPLAINTS (1:55 pm 10/03/10)
A promotional billboard for Atlanta rapper T.I.’s AKOO clothing brand has encountered less than positive reaction among residents in Newark, New Jersey.
CIROC LAUNCHES RED BERRY & COCONUT (4:57 am 01/03/10)
Never one to rock the same flavor twice, Diddy’s CIROC Vodka has released two new line extensions - CIROC RED BERRY and CIROC COCONUT.
BEYONCE LAUNCHES HEAT (7:07 am 21/12/09)
Beyonce is set to release her first fragrance, "Beyoncé Heat.”
SWIZZ BEATZ TEAMS WITH LOUBOUTIN (10:55 am 14/12/09)
Word is that music producer Swizz Beatz has teamed up with luxury shoe designer Christian Louboutin to design a new sneaker collection.
DIDDY LAUNCHES EMPRESS (1:55 pm 02/12/09)
If you’re looking for a Christmas gift for the lady in your life perhaps Diddy’s Empress is a good idea.
ALICIA KEYS TO LAUNCH JEWELRY LINE (7:08 am 23/11/09)
Alicia Keys is slated to launch her The Barber's Daughters jewelry collection this Monday, November 23rd in New York City.
POWER BY 50 CENT (6:50 am 04/11/09)
Looks like 50 doing a full out branding campaign. Not only is he releasing an album on the 16th, but he has a new fragrance launching this week – Power by 50 Cent. The new ad for the cologne finds 50 bare-chested and tattooless....(raised eyebrow).
RAPPER JAY-Z TO DESIGN ARTHUR ASHE SHIRT (6:24 am 02/09/09)
Jay-Z has designed a shirt in homage of legendary African-American tennis star Arthur Ashe.
ARE PASTIES IN STYLE? (10:07 am 03/08/09)
Rihanna steps out with the stars....
BABY PHAT TO FOLD? (7:33 am 20/07/09)
Looks like Jennifer Lopez’s Sweetface isn’t the only urban line feeling the effects of the current recession. Kimora Lee Simmons’ Baby Phat line may be the next to fold.
SASHA FIERCE! (6:54 am 06/07/09)
While celebrity lines by Jennifer Lopez and MTV’S Lauren Conrad have fizzled lately, Beyoncé and Tina Knowles’ fashion endeavor Deréon, which began in 2005, continues to grow with the edgier “Sasha Fierce” collection.
CJ BY COOKIE JOHNSON (8:18 pm 22/06/09)
Finding the perfect pair of jeans as a woman of color with a full figure is fairly close to impossible. Cookie Johnson has the perfect solution.
ROCAWEAR HEADS TO CHINA (5:19 am 02/06/09)
Jay-Z and partnering company Iconix China have secured an expansion deal to bring the Rocawear brand to the country of China.
ROCAWEAR ON WHEELS (6:30 am 21/04/09)
After a week of stops and starts, Rocawear finally rolled out a “new premium line” of apparel at a temporary store inside an 18-wheeler that will be parked at the corner of Pacific Street and Fifth Avenue.
AIR YEEZYS (11:38 am 07/04/09)
Saturday marked the release of the Nike Air Yeezys, Kanye West's much talked about collaboration with the sneaker giant.
CELEBRITIES FEEL THE ECONOMIC RAFT (6:59 am 10/03/09)
It’s not secret that we’re in a recession. The unemployment rate is the highest it’s been in a quarter of a century. Looks like the recession is even hitting celebrity pockets. Rapper Snoop Dogg's Rich & Infamous clothing line is reportedly facing possible price hikes as a result of the nation's economy crisis.
NOTORIOUS B.I.G. CLOTHING LINE TO LAUNCH (1:12 pm 06/01/09)
Nine years after its conception, Voletta Wallace, mother of the later rapper Notorious B.I.G, is scheduled to launch his Brooklyn Mint clothing line.
PHARRELL GOES GREEN (6:03 pm 09/12/08)
Super producer Pharrell Williams has partnered with textile firm Bionic Yarn, a relatively new company that develops wearable fabrics from recycled bottles.
DIDDY LAUNCHES NEW FRAGRANCE - I AM KING (8:12 am 04/12/08)
Sean John Fragrances, creator of Unforgivable, the top selling men’s and women’s scent, has unveiled it’s latest line – I Am King.
RIHANNA NEW FACE OF GUCCI (5:32 am 12/11/08)
R&B star Rihanna has been unveiled as the spokesmodel for fashion house Gucci's new campaign for The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
FASHION ROCKS WILL BE NO MORE (6:48 am 04/11/08)
In another sign that media companies expect the worst next year, the Conde Nast Media Group has already decided not to bring back its extravagant "Fashion Rocks" show for a sixth consecutive year next September.
DIDDY BUYS ENYCE (4:47 am 23/10/08)
Continuing to expand his empire and business ventures, hip-hop mogul Diddy has officially announced his purchase of urban clothing company, Enyce.
HALLE BERRY TO INTRODUCE NEW SCENT (4:18 am 15/10/08)
Jennifer Lopez and Beyonce have all done it. Now, Halle Berry is getting in the fragrance game.
CHRIS BROWN LAUNCHES BOXER LINE (10:13 pm 28/09/08)
According to published reports, Chris Brown has launched his own line of underwear, appropriately titled, Big Headed. No pun intended.
SNOOP TO RELEASE RICH & INFAMOUS (1:02 am 02/09/08)
When rapper Snoop Dogg paid homage to the late Johnny Cash on the single “My Medicine,” it should have been obvious that his influences ran far deeper than just hip-hop. Taking that idea to the next level, Snoop is gearing up to release a clothing line solely inspired by men like Cash who push their success to the limit.
POLITICAL FASHION (7:27 am 11/08/08)
In recent years, no other election has sparked the interest of voters as this race involving African-American Senator Barack Obama. Fashion-creators of the world have responded to Obama-mania by making great threads for people to express their love.
RAPPER NELLY NEW SEAH JOHN FACE (7:09 pm 28/07/08)
Sean John Underwear has rapper Nelly as its new celebrity spokes model.
PASTRY TEAMS LAUNCHES NEW LINE (7:16 am 17/07/08)
Angela and Vanessa Simmons’ Pastry division of Run Athletics will launch a new line of products benefiting the Girls Scouts of the USA.
RAPPER NAS TEAMS WITH FILA (9:03 pm 06/07/08)
FILA has entered into a partnership with rapper and legend, NAS. The brand has appointed NAS to be the sole ambassador of the Fila Italia Footwear Collection.
MASTER P & ROMEO TEAM WITH WAL-MART (6:53 pm 29/06/08)
Master P and his son, fellow rapper Romeo, have agreed to relaunch their P. Miller Designs apparel line exclusively through Wal-Mart.
RAPPER LL COOL J TEAMS WITH SEARS (2:31 pm 08/06/08)
Sears has signed a deal with rapper/actor LL Cool J to produce a new clothing line.
 

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