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Last Night In NYC: Bloggers Appreciation Mixer With Blogxilla & Datwon Thomas


Last night in NYC, EIC of Vibe Magazine, Datwon Thomas and Media Personality Blogxilla hosted the 3rd annual Bloggers Appreciation Mixer put together by PR Maven and CEO of Playbook Media Group, Marie Driven at AKOO‘s Showroom in NYC. People came together to mix and mingle while bloggers were appreciated. Artist like Stro and Rell Jerv performed.

Media participants included: Rap Radar’s B.Dot Miller, Steve Raze, Global Grind’s Lindsey India, HeyGorjess, and Billboard’s Patricia Meschino; and Maino, Lyve Bounce Ent., Skoob from Das Efx, Justina Valentine, Money & Violence RayDay and Spliff Star made special guest appearances. Media outlets in attendance were The Source, The Shade Room, HipHopSince 1987, Thisis50, Stuff Fly People Like, Strictly Hip-Hop, Industry Co-sign, Mass Appeal, and many more notable media outlets.

Many patrons sipped on Clique Vodka, and others munched on food bites created by Chefbowyyardie. Chef Cubon provided delicious dessert; Primrose Couture Events provided the floral centerpiece, and Monster Energy provided the gift bags.

Peep who all came out to support after the jump….

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Last Night in NYC: Angela Simmons, Gayle King, Hill Harper and More Attend Russell Simmon’s NY Book Release Party

Russell and Angela Simmons


Last night at Tao Downtown located in the Meat Packing District in NYC, 200 guests including Hill Harper, Gayle King, Angela Simmons, Demetria Lucas, Geneva S.Thomas and more celebrated the publication of Russell Simmons latest book “Success Through Stillness“.


Vibe & DatPiff Presents: DJ Boy Wonda – “Tough Love Vol.#13” (Hosted By RaVaughn & Datwon Thomas)

Hosted by Compound Ent.‘s RaVaughn and VIBE‘s captain Datwon Thomas — comes a summer compilation full of hits that you don’t wanna miss! The tunes were prepared the industry’s own DJ Boy Wonda, which was presented by VIBE & DatPiff. Check out the 26-track mixtape below….


Last Night In NYC…VIBE Mag + DEF JAM RAPSTAR Competition at the Red Bull Space

Earlier this week, VIBE magazine and Def Jam RAPSTAR hosted the Ultimate Hip-Hop Video Game Competition at the Red Bull Space in SoHo, NYC.

Check it out after the jump…

Last Night in NYC

This Weekend in NYC: The 135th Agency’s 4th Annual BBQ in Harlem…

It was Hell up in Harlem as the 135th Street Agency put on their 5th Anniversary BBQ/Fish Fry celebration. The Event was held at El Patio of Talay Lounge in Harlem. Hosted by by radio/tv personality FREE and VIBE’s new editorial director Datwon Thomas, the 4th annual BBQ was attended by a plethora of media, industry tastemakers artists and notables including Miguel, Sheek Louch, Necole Bitchie, Briana Bingham, Jacque Reid, Chris Classic, Bevy Smith, Jamal “Gravy” Woodard, Cherry Martinez (Power 105), actor Stephen Hill, Serius Jones, Amanda Diva, Mysonne and more.

Many of our Blogging/Media counterparts were in the building including; LowKey (You heard That new?), Xilla ( Global Grind), Monee Perry (Roc4Life), Devon Christopher (Bleu Magazine/, The Fly Girl ( Fly Style Life), Chris Law (Fresher Than Chris), DJ Laser, Kitty Bradshaw , John Simon, and Eb the Celeb.

The Event as a whole was Dope, Good Music, Good Food, Hennessy Black sponsored some great drinks, not to mention Golden Crust, Heineken, Frit-o-Lay and a few other sponsors who aided in making the Event memorable.

Props to the 135th Agency for the Invite 🙂

More pics after the jump….