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KING BLESS

BRONX, BORN AND RAISED, KING BLESS, AN INDEPENDENT HIP-HOP ARTIST, REMINDS YOU BAR FOR BAR THAT HIS BOROUGH'S RESPONSIBLE FOR THE BIRTH OF THE CULTURE WE CALL HIP-HOP. THE BATTLE RAPPER TURNED EMCEE HAS WORKED WITH INDUSTRY HEAVYWEIGHTS LIKE HARLEM'S, DAVE EAST, DJ KAY SLAY AND JIM JONES AND BRONX BRETHREN, INDEPENDENT HIP-HOP ARTIST HADDY RACKZ, JUST TO NAME A FEW. HIS REAL LIFE STORES ARE BOUND TO CAPTURE THE EAR ON ANY DIEHARD HIP-HOP FAN. KING BLESS RECENTLY DISCUSSED HOW THE BRONX INFLUENCED HIM, HIS LATEST PROJECT AND MORE.

BAKERY HNY

HARLEM BRED FASHION DESIGNER AND CEO, CHEO DA DON, MAKES CLOTHING FOR “THAT PERSON WHO WANTS SOMETHING DIFFERENT…”. LAUNCHED IN SEPTEMBER 2015 AND INSPIRED BY HARLEM, THE STYLINGS TEND TO BE MORE URBAN AND BOLD. NUMEROUS BIG NAMES THROUGHTOUT THE HIP-HOP CULTURE WEAR THE BAKERY HNY BRAND AND FREQUENT THE HARLEM BOUTIQUE FOR ITS QUALITY CLOTHING, THE LATEST SNEAKERS AND CUSTOM GARMENTS. VALIDATED RECENTLY REACHED OUT TO CHEO DA DON TO DISCUSS WHAT MOTIVES HIM AS A DESIGNER, HIS DEFINITION OF FASHION AND MORE.

DJ DES

A LOT OF DJ'S PRODUCE BUT FEW DJ'S GENUINELY PUSH THE ARTIST LIKE DJ DES. HE CAN TAKE AN ARTIST FROM THE STREETS TO CORPORATE. A VETERAN IN MORE WAYS THAN ONE, DJ DES EARNED HIS STRIPES ONE PROJECT AT A TIME BY BUILDING A BRAND WHILE BUILDING HIS REPUTATION AND NETWORKING. WE RECENTLY SPOKE WITH DJ DES TO DISCUSS WHAT MAKES A GREAT PRODUCER AND UPCOMING PROJECTS.