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V. Bozeman on Grace Jones: “She’s Paved The Way For Me; If There Wasn’t A Grace Jones, It Wouldn’t Be A V. Bozeman”, Singer Talks with SFPL TV [Video]

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Singer/Songwriter/Producer/Actress/Philanthropist and star of EMPIRE, V. Bozeman paid a visit to the Fly Offices of SFPL TV, during her short-stay in the Big Apple! Born and raised in South Central, California, the established artist talked about her recurring role on the FOX hit series, new single “Smile”, working with Timbaland, tribute performances in honor of the late John Lennon, and living music veteran and actor Harry Belafonte, forthcoming 2016 album Music Is My Boyfriend and more.

NEW VIDEO: V. BOZEMAN FEAT. TIMBALAND – “SMILE”

V talks about EMPIRE: 

The experience has been nothing but amazing. So many doors have opened, i’ve developed so many new relationships with people from Terrance, Taraji, Jussie and Yazz. I just think it’s a big family and everybody is so grateful to be there and just be apart of a special series.

About being compared to the legendary Grace Jones, all while still forming her own lane:

She paved the way for me. If there was no Grace Jones, it wouldn’t be a V. Bozeman, and I honor her to the upmost — I give her so much respect. She’s broken so many barriers and that’s kind like what i’m about, I vibe on my own vibration.

In case you didn’t know, V. Bozeman first made her way onto the scene when singer/musician Timothy Bloom premiered his 2011 single/video ‘Til The End of Time’, which featured Bozeman and her powerful vocals, as the visual went viral capturing the duo in a D’ Angelo‘esque type vibe, barring a little skin; all while delivering a soulful love song. Two years later, V debuted her new single/visual “Race Jones”, where she delivered a powerful message about accepting the color of her skin, that she’s in.

Since then, V’s wings continued to spread as she moved on to work the likes of Cee-lo Green, Rihanna and now hit-maker Timbaland under the label Mosley Music Group.

Watch the FULL interview below:

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Afropunk Festival 2015: Lauryn Hill, Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones, Kelis & more

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Over the weekend, the Afropunk Festival took place right in the middle of Brooklyn, New York and thousands came out to enjoy the festivities! Hit the next few pages to what artists graced the stage right in BK with official sponsors on-board.

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Luke James Goes High-Fashion for OOB Magazine’s Issue #3, Speaks About Girlfriend Jessie J, Idolizing Prince & more

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Crooner Luke James is quite known for singing folks under the table, but the well-established singer/songwriter, and connoisseur of soul, also has a distinctive look that has garnered him several placements within the fashion realm. Now, Luke covers OOB Magazine‘s Issue #3! With the help of photographer Rodolfo Martinez, stylist Marcela Jacobina, creative director Paco Lampecinado, take a look below, as Luke goes high-end, paired with a simplistic-abstract look providing clear, and concise details — with a hint of a Grace Jones ‘esq feel, but with a male prospective twist. He nailed it!

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Peep the mean side-eye…LMAO.

I think Grace Jones has special powers…*scared blank stare*

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