So Every once in a while we come across a new act over here at Y.I.F that catches our attention , and once again we had to get that exclusive interview. This time around we got to chop it up with newcomer Ryan Kyle who quietly has the internet buzzing with his debut single ‘ Trap EDM ‘. The Chicago area native who sites fellow chi-town artist R.Kelly , Kanye West & Chance The Rapper as some of his influences is clearly on his way to being the next big thing in the spotlight. This self made entrepreneur is just starting to take off with his debut single but from this interview we can only imagine whats to come and from the looks of it some of you up & coming artist need to take notes. Listen to our in depth one on one interview with the rising star then get into his music video. Make sure you follow Ryan on all social media sites at @IAmRyanKyle so you don’t miss out on whats next.
Superstar Kanye West has teamed up with supermodel Joan Smalls as the new faces of Balmain. Check out their new ad from the upcoming fall 2016 ” Music Meets Fashion ” campaign. Look for more shots from their upcoming campaign to appear soon.
Tonight some of our favorite sports stars & celebrities have come out in LA for the 2016 ESPYS . The event held at the Microsoft Theater was packed with athletes, singers , actors & more who came out to celebrate the big year in sports. Check out pics from the big night as stars like Kobe Bryant , Odell Beckham Jr , Stephen Curry ,Lebron James , Usher , Gabrielle Union , Dwayne Wade , Carmelo Anthony , Chris Paul , JR Smith , Kyrie Irving , Iman Shumpert , Teyana Taylor , Skylar Diggins , Andra Day , Ciara , Russell Wilson , Chance The Rapper , Lisa Leslie , Shaquille O’Neal , Tichina Arnold , Teyonah Parris , Jessie T Usher , Carmelita Jeter, David Oyelowo, Reggie Miller & more come out below.
Tonight some of musics biggest stars have come out for the return of VH1’s Hip Hop Honors . The big night in NYC held at Lincoln Center is underway as some of music’s finest help to pay tribute to Queen Latifah , Salt N Pepa , Lil Kim & Missy Elliot aka the Queens Of Hip Hop. Check out pics as stars like Jazmine Sullivan , EVE , SWV , Remy Ma, Fat Joe , Amber Rose , Lil Mama , Da Brat , KeKe Palmer , LaLa Anthony , Busta Rhymes , LL Cool J ,Mack Wilds , Teyana Taylor , Monica , Keyshia Cole , Nelly Furtado , Timbaland , Dej Loaf , MC Lyte , Ashanti , Dej Loaf , The Lox , Naughty By Nature & more hit the red carpet below.
Check out superstar actress Zendaya as she covers the new issue of Essence Magazine. Look for the Disney star cover story to hit newsstands later this month. Peep more pics from her sultry cover spread below.
Check out superstar actor Idris Elba as he covers the new issue of Interview Magazine. Look for his August cover story in which he opens up about his career & more HERE & when it hits newsstands later this month . Peep more shots from his breathtaking cover spread below.
This coming monday VH1 is gearing up to bring back their upcoming VH1 Hip Hop Honors Special. This year they will be honoring the divas of Hip Hop including Queen Latifah , Missy Elliott , Salt N Pepa & Lil Kim. Check out some exclusive promotional pictures via People Magazine just before the big show airs below.