Ambassador Andrew Young playfully poses with former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield during Young’s 83rd birthday celebration Sunday evening (May 17, 2015).
“I don’t think I’m going to blow out any candles,” the youthful Young quipped during a brief interview just before the event, held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis and benefiting the Andrew J. Young Foundation.
“I’ve got a few more things on my bucket list. Enough to keep me going another 20 years.”
In addition to the guest of honor and his wife Carolyn Young (pictured above as they share a kiss), guests included Mayor Kasim Reed and his wife Sara Langford-Reed, Clifford “T.I.” Harris, Jr., film director Ava Duvernay (SELMA), Martin Luther King III, Keri Hilson, Evander Holyfield, Ludacris‘ wife Eudoxie Fabiola Agnan Bridges, comedian Chris Tucker and fiancée Cynne Simpson, Lyfe Jennings, Ryan & Marsha Glover and many more.
Photos from Young’s 83rd birthday extravaganza below… Continue Reading…
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I’m not a big basketball fan but I always support the hometeam and speaking of which, the Atlanta Hawks recently released a promotional video featuring several of your favorite A-Town celebs.
Janelle Monae, Kandi Burruss, Ludacris, Big Boi, Jermaine Dupri, T.I. and Young Jeezy are just a few of the familiar faces you’ll see, as they salute the b-ball team from the city that has been appropriately dubbed ‘Black Hollywood’…
On this team… everyone matters. And on this night… no one’s on the bench.
Watch the video below… Continue Reading…
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Atlanta rolled out the red carpet for the cast of “Brotherly Love” during a special screening at Phipps Plaza last night (April 7, 2015).
Flavor Unit Entertainment, a production company owned and operated by Queen Latifah and her partner Shakim Compere, teamed up with Jacavi Films and Electric Republic to produce the new film, which is scheduled for release April 24, 2015.
‘Brotherly Love’ cast members KeKe Palmer, Cory Hardrict, Eric Hill Jr., Quincy Brown and Julito McCullum all attended the screening and guests were treated to a Q&A session with the cast.
Attendees included Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, Brotherly Love producer Jacob York, Toya Wright, Christina Johnson (Atlanta Exes), Shay Johnson (Love & Hip Hop Atlanta), Rebecca Weil (The Duff) and more.
Photos from the screening + watch a special video message from Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed below… Continue Reading…
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Earlier this year it was revealed that Clifford “T.I.” Harris had his sights on a new entrepreneurial venture as an Atlanta restauranteur.
[FLASHBACK: Newsflash! T.I.’s New ‘Hustle’ Will Be Atlanta Area Restaurant!]
Tip, with wife, Tameka ‘Tiny’ Cottle-Harris by his side, recently celebrated as his vision finally came to life!
While there are reportedly a few hiccups delaying it’s grand opening, it seems that Tip’s new restaurant, Scales 925 is almost ready to feed the world.
The popular rap/reality star held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday (March 27, 2015) to commemorate the opening of his brand new upscale eatery, which is the former location of FAB (French American Brasserie) in downtown Atlanta.
Attendees included Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and first lady Sara Langford-Reed , Councilman Kwanza Hall and his wife, Natalie Hall and several of Tip’s friends, family and supporters.
Photos from the celebration below… Continue Reading…
It was just a few weeks ago that Jay Jenkins aka Young Jeezy publicly revealed that he had an infant daughter (click HERE if you missed that) and recently, he threw an extravagant birthday bash for his baby girl’s first birthday (February 22, 2015).
[READ: Young Jeezy Reveals Infant Daughter on Instagram (PHOTOS)]
Photographer Thaddeus McAdams of Exclusive Access exclusively shot the event, which was held at Le Fais do-do in Atlanta and attended by several of Jeezy’s celebrity friends.
Sunday afternoon in Atlanta Jeezy held a royal birthday affair. Celebrating the 1st Birthday of his little princess Amra Nor.
Taking a page out of the classic Coming to America the walked in on rose petals to the sound of drums and tribal dancers. Aside from the dancing the kids we’re treated to face painting as well as arts and crafts
Guests included Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and his daughter, Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges and his two daughters, TV Exec. Ryan Glover and his son, and Real ‘Housewife’ Kandi Burruss and her husband Todd Tucker.
Photos below… Continue Reading…
Super producer Will Packer poses with comedian Affion Crockett as they played host to a ‘friends & family’ screening of his upcoming comedy, ‘The Wedding Ringer’ last night in Atlanta (January 13, 2015).
The screening was held at Regal Atlantic Station movie theatre and attendees included Mayor Kasim Reed, Kwanza Hall (Atlanta City Council), Bobby V., Ryan Glover (Bounce TV), Stacii Jae Johnson (V-103 Radio Personality), Karyn Greer (WXIA-TV), Sarah Vivan and more.
Guests were also treated to a q&a session, which was held across the street from the theatre at Strip restaurant.
Check out a few photos from the screening + a sneak peek of the new film below… Continue Reading…