In what could be the best marketing ploy of this millennium, R&B singer Asia Cruise will have her looks under wraps (notice the silhouette promo picture), leaving the world to wonder just Who Is Asia Cruise? Knowing that listeners will be forced to pay attention to only her music, Asia drops off her debut single, Selfish.
Listen: Asia Cruise - Selfish
R&B singer Jimmie Reign, whose new single Make You Wait touches on several of the same themes as Chrisette Michele‘s If I Have My Way. While Jimmie’s vocals sound similar to several other major R&B singers, Diezel‘s harp-laced beat (a la Stargate) should help Make You Wait get frequent spins.
Listen: Jimmie Reign - Make You Wait
Hailing straight from Los Angeles, Candy Hill is a female-trio composed of rappers OC and LV, and singer Casha. Their second single, Spare features a sound that is reminiscent of TLC with a modern twist. Candy Hill mixes old-school style and new-school appeal; look for them to become one of the bigger girl groups in the music business.
Listen: Candy Hill - Spare
For all ya “Run’s House” fans, check out Angela Simmons debut cover for her new teen hip hop magazine Rundown featuring Bow Wow and Omarion.
Actress Zoe Saldana and her lovely sisters for GAP
Beyonce's Spint Phone Ad
First Lady Lisa Raye McCoy Misick for Turks and Caicos Islands
Christina Aguilera in Marie Claire
Essence Magazine held a party celebrating their December 2007 collectors issue with Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long, and Gabrielle Union on the cover. Guests included Holly Robinson-Peete, Tia Mowry, Regina Hall, and Pooch Hall.
Naomi Campbell, Nelson Mandela, and Corrine Bailey Rae were all at the World Aids Day celebration.
Ashanti and Tiffani Evans perform at the Giant Magazine Party in NYC
Ashanti, her mother and lil' sister
R&B songtress/actress Tiffani Evans
Rihanna hit up the the Bambi Awards in Düsseldorf, Germany the other night