Archive for the ‘Uptown Magazine’ Category

Style Reads: Idris Elba Covers Uptown

February 6, 2010

It’s quite refreshing to see one of, if not the most handsome men in Hollywood on the cover of Uptown, my favorite magazine for African-Americans. The Hollywood Issue has some great features that our well worth the read. This is the example of a quality magazine with refreshing content and different covers of people we want to see. Hopefully some other magazines will follow suit.

Reads Worth a Look:
Idris Elba – Our New Leading Man
Why Black Love Stories Aren’t Making it to the Big Screen
Tyler Perry’s Universe

Style Reads: Alicia Keys Covers Uptown Magazine’s Holiday Issue

December 4, 2009

Uptown Magazine rounds out the year with it’s usual classically elegant editorial. The December ’09/January ’10 issue features R&B songstress Alicia Keys on the cover and is packed with page turning info.

Must Reads: 

2009 Best-Dressed List (See next post) 
The Chef’s Feast 
Culture: Nelson George
Music: Blame it on the Henny 

The Art of Giving 

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