Category Archives: fashion

South Korea’s First Black Model

I came across this article about South Korea’s first black fashion model Han Hyun-min. Despite having African features, he grew up in Itaewon and speaks Korean. By fashion industry standards, Han Hyun-min has a very distinct look at only sixteen … Continue reading

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Chinese Actress Achieves Success in Brazil’s Film Industry

Born to Chinese parents, Lian Tai moved to Brazil in her pursuit of an acting and writing career.  She found success in the Brazilian film industry.  Modeling gave her an advantage that provided Brazil with a unique look never seen … Continue reading

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MTV Reaches Its 35th Anniversary This Year

Today marks the thirty-fifth anniversary of MTV(Music Television), the first music video channel ever broadcasted.  MTV debuted on August 1, 1981 and become the first time music fans can listen and see their favorite artists on screen.  Unlike the MTV … Continue reading

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Music Icon Prince Leaves Enduring Legacy and Sets Precedent For Future Generations of Artists to Follow

‘Purple Rain’ star Prince performs in a musical number from that 1984 rock ‘n’ roll drama. Legendary music icon Prince passed away last Thursday at just 57 years old.  His legacy left a huge impact on the music world and … Continue reading

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Attention — All Black Actors and Actresses: It’s Time To Create Our Own Empire And Stop Begging Hollywood for Validation

    I want to pose the question, “What can black celebrities do to showcase their talents without gaining the approval of others in the entertainment industry AKA Hollywood?” This is a question that many black people should think about … Continue reading

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Rock Star David Bowie Remembered For Being A Music And Fashion Trailblazer Over Five Decades

   Singer David Bowie passed away last week from cancer.  However, his legacy will continue to live on forever in the heart and minds among his fans worldwide.   He was not only a pop music legend but also left … Continue reading

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Catharina Choi Becomes “Miss World Brazil 2015”

  Catharina Choi Nunes became “Miss World Brazil 2015” this past June in China.  She is half-Korean and half-Brazilian born to a Korean mother and Spanish/Portuguese father.  Catharina also won the Miss Earth Korea title in 2013.  Originally, the “Miss … Continue reading

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