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  1. Chrissy LampkinChrissy Lampkin

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    Christine "Chrissy" Lampkin was born in Harlem to African American and Cuban parents. Separated from her parents and raised by her grandmother, she developed a keen sense of self preservation and used her bright young mind to learn the ins and outs...  Read More

  2. While most little girls were playing with dolls, Olivia was using her playtime to write music and poetry. She realized very early that she truly had a passion for the arts. At 19, she landed a meeting with an Arista executive who then introduced...  Read More

  3. Once recognized as the number 1 Latin music artist on MySpace, Somaya Reece has leveraged her popularity on the site to build a thriving career as an actress, personality, and musician. "My tenacity and drive has helped me start to achieve what I...  Read More

  4. Born in NYC, but raised in Virginia, Emily always knew fashion was her calling. From the time she was a young woman, she was determined to make it her career. Emily became a mother very early in her life. Yet, unlike many teen mothers, instead of...  Read More

  5. Kim Vanderhee, known to many as "Kimbella" began her career in 2003 as a local model in the Miami, Florida area. It wasn't long before Kim's exotic beauty propelled her to vixen status as she graced the pages of various publications, most recently...  Read More

  6. Yandy Smith is an entertainment powerhouse with years invested in the industry. She got her start as Executive Assistant to Mona Scott-Young at the multi-media conglomerate Violator Management. During this time, Yandy worked on several projects in...  Read More