Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Karrueche: Yupp, get MAD

Apparently Chris Brown was in the kitchen cooking up dinner for his girlfriend.

The aspiring model, Karrueche tweeted a picture of food that her boo cooked and said:

"Yup... Get mad!"

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Talk Yo Shh... Kid Cudi gets tattoo of slit wrists...

Is he buggin'? Rapper Kid Cudi gets tattoo of slit wrists.

Chris Brown Found Love In A Hopeless Place

Chris Brown was spotted in an Orlando nightclub this past weekend and boy was he singing his heart out and dancing to "We Found Love!" The popular tune which was Rihanna's 11th number one single, is said to feature a "Chris Brown" look-a-like in the music video!

Wiz Khalifa Loves His Mommy...

I guess when you get older it isn't weird for mommy to give you a smooch.... on the lips....

Dancing With ... Steve Urkel?

ABC has finally revealed the new cast of Dancing With the Stars!!!!

STEVE URKEL... I mean JALEEL WHITE will be one of the stars on season 14 of the show! It's going to be great to finally see Jaleel White back on television!

The Conversation Piece with Tre' Banks

V O G U E | Diaspora presents: "The Conversation Piece: Episode 3," which features Durkl Clothing Line and rappers: Asaad and FeLMuLa.
Growing up, I remember Rap City being the highlight of my evenings. However, with the focus of today's entertainment being so commercial, it seems that the era of broadcasting the raw essence of Hip Hop's culture hadiminished. Consequently, Tre' Banks, who we intoduced to #TeamVogueD in August, has created a platform to capture the spirit of Urban America. Tre' Banks show called, "The Conversation Piece," highlights Urban street wear, music, and events. Check it out, and tell us what you think. 

Monday, February 27, 2012

Trey Songz "That's my homie."

Apparently Trey Songz doesn't play when it comes to his homeboys.

Woohoo Go Gabby!

VOGUE mixed with a little SEXY!

Actress Gabrielle Union was the "leading lady" I guess  you could say for World's Most Beautiful  magazine.  Gabby looked absolutely stunning with glowing skin and a breath taking smile!

New Music | Mondays: TRIPP TRIPPY

"Always strive to be the best I can, and always take on new things no matter what."
Hailing from New Orleans, Marco Polo D'Andre La'Tripp Williams aka Tripp Trippy knew by the age of 5 that he would be in the music industry. Consequently, today V O G U E | Diaspora has decided to put the spot light on Tripp Trippy so he can showcase his talent to the world.  Check out his single, "KarRma," and tell us what you think. You know the rules: V O G U E or HELL NAW?

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Jay and Ye Loves the Kids!

Famous rappers Jay Z and Kanye West have announced that they will be auctioning off their customized Maybach that was seen in their music video for "Otis."

You're A Sellout | Nicki Minaj

The day after her pop performance on the Grammys, Nicki Minaj released a new song called "Starships." This song motivated Peter Rosenberg to blast Nicki on Hot 97, calling her a Sellout. Two days ago, Nicki premiered her hot new banger "Roman Reloaded" on Hot 97, and decided to address the issue. Check it out. 

NBA | Celebrity All-Star Game Recap: Kevin Hart, J.Cole & More

Cole vs. Common on the court.
Would've been better if Drake was on East's roster
(Sings Stay Schemin') 
Friday, February 24, 2012, the NBA kicked off the All Star Weekend Festivities, with the Celebrity All-Star Game. This year, the lineup included J. Cole, Kevin Hart, Common, Jessy Williams, Penny Hardaway, Arne Duncan (U.S. Secretary of Education) and many more. In case you missed it, check out some exclusive pictures and videos from the star studded event. 

Friday, February 24, 2012

Official Video | Rack City Remix | Tyga Feat. Wale, Fabolous, Young Jeezy, Meek Mill, & TI..

Tyga has gotten some of our favorites on the Rack City Remix. Check Out The Official Video Below . . .

Limp Bizkit x CASH MONEY?

It has been confirmed by Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst that the band has been signed to YOUNG MONEY.

DC Fashion Week | Corjor International |Show Review

This week, DC's Fashion Week took place & the ladies of V O G U E | Diaspora were invited to one of the most anticipated events; The Corjor International Show. For those who are not familiar, the line is actually produced by creator of DC Fashion Week, Ean Williams. I was fortunate enough to hear Mr. Williams speak at a fashion panel here at Howard, & let me be the first to say that he is amazingggg. But enough is enough . . .on to the fashion . . .

Flashback Friday: Ciara | Goodies

The Days When CiCi Gave Us Everything We Wanted & Everything We Needed . .

I don't even really have to explain what this video meant to my generation. 
Bon Appetit ! 

*Jocoby Joyy- Create Your Brand. Market It. Maintain It. 

New | Music: Nicki Minaj "Roman Reloaded"

You need money, I got mine
More knots than Eric from Basketball Wives (yaaa dig?)
Just when I thought I was done with Nicki Minaj, she drops "Roman Reloaded!" This is the Nicki we love, so check it out because you won't be disappointed. 

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Brains and Beauty!

The beautiful Tyra Banks made heads turn on the runway and now she is making jaws drop as she announced that she has graduated from Harvard's Business School!

New Video | The Dream | Roc

“Cuz them girls don’t look like you, & them n***as aint rich like me . . .”
Super producer, The Dream has just released the official video to Roc which will appear on his fourth LP, The Love IV: Diary of A Madman. Check it out below . . .

New | Music: N*GGAS In Poorest by Mos Def

Prince Williams ain't do it right  if you ask me

If I was him, I’d put some black up in my family

Fake Gucci, my ni–a, fake Louis, my killa

Real drugs, my dealer, who the f-ck is Margiela?

Doctors say I’m the illest, I ain’t got no insurance

It’s them ni–as in poorest, be them rebel guerillas, huh”

Fresh From | The Runway: Gucci Fall 2012

D'Mor J: "No Style, No Fashion. It's that Simple."

When Adele Was In Vogue

Adele's momentum is showing no signs of slowing. After winning six Grammy Awards last week and taking the top prize at the Brit Awards on Tuesday, Adele's latest album "21" has topped the pop charts for its 21st nonconsecutive week and bested a chart record set by  the late Whitney Houston. Adele released her second album, 21, in January of last year and sold more than seventeen million copies worldwide (nearly six million in the United States). Check some excepts from Adele's feature in US Vogue. 

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

New | Music: Ester Dean ft. Nicki Minaj "Gimme Money"

Ester Dean, the one who brought us Super Bass, all of Rihanna's current hits, has made her way in front of the camera. The world became familiar with the song writer when she debuted "Drop It Low" ft. Chris Brown in 2009, and now she's ready to give us another hit. Check out her new song featuring Nicki Minaj, and tell us what you think: Vogue or HELL NO? 

J. Cole Drops Grew Up Fast

As he calls himself, the "lil n*gga from the Ville," aka J. Cole dropped a new track! He claims he's bringing back soul!

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Tyler, the Creator... Genius or Lunatic?

Tyler, the Creator and his crew Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All (OFWGKTA) has everybody talking and it's mainly because of their controversial videos.

We Found Love In.... the Brit Awards 2012?

Rihanna took her talents from the Grammys to the Brit Awards, she performed her hit single "We Found Love" and it turned into one huge paint party!

VIDEO TEASER: The Woman You Love

Long Island's own Ashanti released the video teaser for her latest single: 

Kanye West X VOGUE US; London Fashion Week 2012

In today's issue, of 'Just In Case You Missed It" we feature the incomparable Kanye West. Mr. West was featured in this month's issue of US VOGUE alongside the fashion house creative director that Kanye adores; Givenchy's Riccardo Tisci. 


Big Ang is a huge entertainer to the people who can't get enough of reality TV and now she's entertaining the world... as MARILYN MONROE?! The Mob Wives star did a tribute to the late beautiful Ms. Marilyn Monroe for Next Magazine and apparently she loves her some Marilyn!

Check out some more photos...

Shakira Throwing up the Roc?

According to XXL magazine Shakira and her hips are taking their talents over to ROC NATION.

He Wants Some CAKE!

[ Rihanna + Chris Brown in recording studio ]

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Jada and Will GOING STRONG!

HOLD UP! Did you know that Jada Pinkett Smith was a singer??!?! Okay well moving along...

Talk Yo' Shhh... What Do You Think Of This?

We are not confirming ANYTHING but this picture seems to speak volumes.... You be the judge...

I found this picture circulating on Twitter and I must say... it confused me...

SPOTTED: Chris Brown Leaves LA with Girlfriend

    After winning a Grammy and partying it up over the weekend singer Chris Brown just recently left LA with girlfriend Karrueche Tran!

Tiny Gets Lavish On Valentines Day

While some of us were only eating cupcakes with our friends on Valentine's Day (yeaa, that was Ericka & I!), others were enjoying themselves thoroughly. Tiny was showered by her man T.I. & she made sure to give us the looks via twitter. 

So She Was With Him Shooting in the Gym...

A lot of people claim that Vanessa Bryant is evil for filing for divorce from her ex husband Kobe Bryant and walking off with half his earnings, but uhh... Kobe doesn't seem to think so.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Dolly Parton to Earn Fortune from Houston's Death?

Looks like Whitney Houston's hit will bring fortune to Dolly Parton. According to insiders Whitney Houston's estate will not receive the same fortune that the late Michael Jackson did when he passed away because most of her songs were not written by her but they were songs that Clive Davis told her to sing.

Message to Whitney...

As close to all of us know Whitney Houston has passed and since that horrible day everyone across the world has been expressing sorrow. Wendy Williams is one of them. During one of her shows Wendy Williams broke down in tears when talking about Whitney Houston.

She Wants That Old Thang Back!

Kim Kardashian and Reggie Bush reunited? According to TMZ the two were spotted in California having an intimate lunch date.

Apparently the two were laughing, smiling and it seemed just like old times. They even smiled and welcomed their fans to take pictures.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Christina Milian Signed to Young Money

The gorgeous Christina Milian is now signed to Young Money and recently released a new single called "Ms. Valentine." Lil Wayne expressed his excitement via his Twitter page:

Friday, February 10, 2012

Welcome Blue Ivy Carter!

Earlier today Auntie Solange tweeted the link to her Tumblr which introduced the world to Beyonce and Jay  Z's precious BLUE IVY CARTER! All we have to say is ADORABLE!

New | Music: "Bad Boy" by Teyana Taylor

Today, Teyana Taylor premiered her latest track, "Bad Boy" Ft. Honey Cocaine. I know we loved Taylor's voice on her Marvin's Room cover, however on this song she is giving us something different: RAP!  Check out her new joint below. Tell us what you think.

Thursday, February 09, 2012

Kanye West, Jay Z Release N****s In Paris Official Video

I Got My N****s In Paris & The Goin' Gorilla! 

The official performance video has been released for N****s In Paris. Check Ye' & Jay Rockin Out Below. 


Kimbella made a cameo in her man's video "Back to the Crib" video featuring Chris Brown.

Essence Women In Music. Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams, & Letoya Luckett

Kelly Rowland along with music executive Sylvia Rhone was honored last night at Essence's Women In Music event. && while I'm not loving Kelly's gown, she was looking gorgeous as usual . . .

Raz B Tells His Girl Na Na Na...

Raz B, one of the former members of the boy band B2k, just released his new single + video called "Na Na Na."

Halle Berry Tries to Leave for France with Nahla?

Whoa... Whoa... Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry have been in headlines for their horrendous custody battle but now there is an even more bizarre twist.

Katy Perry Walks Away From Divorce With $40 Million

Apparently Russell Brand doesn't need Katy Perry's money, either that or he is just a good guy. The two recently filed for divorce and according to TMZ Brand will be walking away with only what belongs to him. When they got married Perry and Brand did not sign a pre-nup which means he would have been entitled to half of Perry's earnings during the marriage which totaled at $40 million dollars. Hmmm, if only Vanessa Bryant did the same... This has got to be the most amicable Hollywood divorce to date.

- Taking Hollywood by STORM

[Adele] "is a little too fat but she has a beautiful face.."

It seems that fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is not particularly a fan of the "thicky-thick" crew. The 78 year old creative director at Chanel and Fendi had something very rude yet interesting to say when asked about the British pop star...

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Countdown to Love: Seven Days

Style Is Just A Click Away...

(To see detailing of any photo click to enlarge)

Ladies you have just SEVEN days to stun your man and/or Valentine away and VOGUE | D will NOT let you step out without STYLE.

Before we get into the designs of one of Philadelphia's well known boutiques allow us time to educate you on the brand...

Aci Nae is a chic dynamic brand that designs for a woman's lifestyle. Founded by two best friends, Janae and Monica, Aci Nae never fails to make women feel beautiful and welcoming of their bodily details. Janae and Monica started out with what nearly every human being has: a goal. The duo set out on a quest to learn the ropes of the world of designing and fashion. Along with creating their own line of clothing they also carry the latest brands such as MM Couture, Matty M, Soul Revival, Silver Denim, Blake Standard, Sweetees, Tano Bags, Melie Bianco, and Maxx bags. After learning to sew from any and everyone who would teach them a brand was soon born, the brand eminently known today as Aci Nae.

Reality TV star Kimbella of Love & Hip Hop has been spotted numerous times wearing Aci Nae and there was also a feature of "the hottest looks this season" on Wendy Williams in which Aci Nae's crystal clutch was a picked favorite of Celebrity Fashion Stylist and Beauty Expert Tai Beauchamp!

Now, to enter the world of Aci Nae, I suggest you read more :)

Baby Fat Where? Beyonce's Backkkkkk.

Not even a month post-pregnancy our favorite entertainer, Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter was spotted at her husband's benefit concert at Carnegie Hall. & If you know anything about King Bey, then you know that she did not disappoint. 

Monday, February 06, 2012


This Monday we're bringing you rapper/reality TV star Somaya Reece. She just dropped her brand new video to her single "Classy Girl" and we want to know what you think. VOGUE or NO?!

Back to the Studio

I think it's safe to say that we can expect a NEW sound/ NEW vibe from one of America's major heartthrobs, Justin Bieber. 

Countdown to Love: 8 Days

I Love You, but I'm Broke...
When most people think about Valentines Day, they think money.  The combination of fancy restaurants, chocolates, and jewelry can mean major financial setbacks. However, this Valentine's Day, no need to worry about breaking your pockets, because Vogue|D is going to teach you how to show your  love on a budget. Check below & learn!

The OMG Girlz... HIT or MISS?!

Do the OMG Girlz (which includes T.I's daughter as a member) have what it takes to be the next big thing? The girls recently released the video for their single "Gucci This, Gucci That." The video has a very vibrant, and fun atmosphere to it and it features the girls rockin' hair with all the colors of the rainbow! Check it out #TeamVogueD is it VOGUE or NO?!