The Legacy of Zion I's Steve 'Zumbi' Gaines who Passed at Age 49

From the very beginning, the hyper-lyrical, consciously rooted raps of front man, Steve ‘Zumbi’ Gaines danced across the framework of electronically nuanced beats from DJ and producer, Amp Live. Undisputedly ahead of their time when it came to infusing a signature sound with cyber-punk keystrokes that left a listener suspended sans gravity in a futurist sonic space, Zumbi’s raps acted as a balancing act, carrying more than enough gravity to bring a listener not only back to Earth, but into their own mind....

Zion I's Legacy-01.jpg
Pink Siifu - Gumbo 9x7-01.jpg

Pink Siifu Utilizes All the Spice in the Cabinet for Artsy, Wild 'GUMBO'!'


The Legacy of PivotGang's squeakPIVOT

Phabo - Soulquarius 9x7-01.jpg

It’s a New Zodiac for R&B with a Golden Era Twist | Phabo’s ‘Soulquarius’ Debut

Isaiah Rashad - The House Is Burning 9x7-01.jpg

'The House Is Burning' and from its Ashes, Hip-Hop Feels New 


Gold-Diggers Sound

Leon Bridges

Shades of Indigo

Chuck Indigo

theo croker blk2life a future past.jpg


Thro Croker

Chi Lochi Interview-01.png

An Interview with 20-Year-Old Philanthropic Stylist, Chi Ilochi

Age is only a number, and for 20-year-old Nigerian-American fashion stylist, Chi Ilochi, other number mean much more. The number of opportunities she makes for herself to teach people self-expression through fashion; the number of individuals with disabilities that she has styled; the number of underrepresented communities that she aims to lift up through fashion. Chi truly is the fusion of fashion and philanthropy.

'I like for my work to be timeless, and also cater to my client’s personal interests and personality.'

Style Points | Ari Lennox 9x7-01.jpg

10 Reasons why the Dreamville Soulstress is a Style Queen


Vitaly Design | a story of Futurist Fashion Fluidity


How the Italian Frame Collective is Spurring an Age of Self-Expression

Omar Apollo | Style Points 9x7-01.jpg

10 Reasons why the Anti-Pop Pop Star is One of the Most Stylish People Alive