War on Molly

At the end of the day I want to know: Who’s paying all of these rappers to endorse Molly? The presence of this drug went from barely there to everywhere. Molly has become so laced and intertwined in our music that you can’t escape randomly hearing the name throughout the day. More and more rappers are beginning to glorify it. Everyone from, Rick Ross, Juicy J, Kanye West and even…

A.D. THE GENERAL CATCHES UP TO DRAG-ON (EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW)

DRAG-ON E.H.M.P.:  The meaning and reason behind a MC’S name is important to me. Can you break down your name Drag- on? DRAG-ON: Back when I was little a lot of people use to always say that “this little kid right here is retarded he spits fire”. I was trying to figure out what else spit fire like Dragon, so I just kept the name. Once I got with Ruff Ryders,…

UNDERWRAPS Agency

Models exist everywhere, but typically you see the “standard” model with the bikini or lingerie  the eye candy models, the video vixens, etc in a world where less [clothing] is best. After all, sex sells. Well, honestly, sex doesn’t sell in all communities.  So cultures find showing bare skin highly offensive. Not so at Underwraps Agency. It is the FIRST global agency representing the Muslim female fashion model. A seasoned roster, each model brings a…

WELCOME TO THE DARK SIDE OF FABULOUS

On our search for modeling agencies that are fairly new, and therefore more acceptable to the On The Rise community, we came across one specifically for darker skinned male and female models.  It’s said to be the first of it’s kind in the world. Well, at least that’s what their twitter timeline says .   BlackBone Divas Inc. is an organization that was formed to be the platform for dark skinned women and…

President Obama Call For Public Response On State Of The Union Address

PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S 2013 STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS WAS DELIVERED.  The WHITE HOUSE website not only posted the video of President Obama’s State Of The Union Address, but also the transcript and a plea from the public to weigh in on the issues “President Obama’s State of the Union address is just the beginning; now we want to hear from you. Highlight a passage of the speech that was…

Videography by King Pest

His 2011 video began with a quote from the eloquent Maya Angelo, “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it”.   Known for his abstract,unique,and detailed eye for concept (and humor) , Music producer/Video editor KING PEST has by far earned his place in the business.  His work is proof enough that this young On The Rise video editor is on his way to the top….

Houston Texas – The Luxury 2013 All-Star Shopping Brunch 2.17.2013

Jazzy Girls Luxury Hair Collection and g.l.a.m. LLC present The Luxury 2013 All-Star Shopping Brunch   Looking for the perfect event to pamper yourself and enjoy a day of food, beverages and fabulous people? Look no more, the 2013 All-Star Shopping Brunch is that event! Join us at The Luxury 2013 All-Star Shopping Brunch with celebrtity host, Love and Hip Hop Atlanta’s, Joseline Hernandez! The Shopping Brunch is open to both men and women and you…

Who is Model Kay C

Kaysee Hayes Model Alias (Modelkayc) Is an experienced model and aspiring actress. She has walked in some of the hottest fashion shows and can be seen in the latest movies such as *Big Mommas House 3*. Born and raised in a big city Chicago, IL this young lady relocated to Memphis Tn where she became a young fresh new model on the scene. Modeling is not just her hobby it…