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Memphian Spotlight: Raheem Shabazz

Believe it or not, but when you need to get swole in preparation for the NBA draft, and you only have six months to get there, they send you to Memphis. That’s right, to none other than Raheem aka Coach Shabazz! Case in point, Darius Bazley, a top recruit, decided to forego college and a […]

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Memphian Spotlight: DJ Pryor

We doubt you can get your kids on his waiting list, but DJ Pryor is the new principal at Memphis Daddy Day Care. #RealTalk His adorable—and hilarious—viral video has been viewed 57 million times across social media. It also showcases the role that millennial dads are playing in young households. Psychological research from families across […]

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Memphian Spotlight: Chen Tang and Mulan 2020

As the saying goes: “If you don’t know where you come from, you don’t know where you’re going…” Starring in the live-action remake of the Disney hit Mulan, Chen Ying Tang may have been born in Japan, but he knows where he got his soul… “I’ve had many people—many people—mention that about my work, [that’s […]

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Memphian Stories: Mayor Candace Hollingsworth

This past weekend, Memphis hosted its second annual Black Millennial Convention at LeMoyne-Owen College. The event included panels and sessions centered around the needs and wants of the Black community in Memphis. It featured leading Millennial voices from Memphis such as State Senator Raumesh Akbari, Shelby County Commissioner Tami Sawyer; President of Black Millennials for […]

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Paris Chanel

Beauty and fashion is her game and Paris Chanel is her name. The Memphis-born model and influencer has fashion and beauty on her mind. The Memphian beauty stays busy modeling, brand marketing, and running her own agency. Find out more about her here.