Ambitious writer trades pen and pad for eye pencil and face powder

LaTasha applying makeup on model (King Vision Photography)

A Chicago-based make-up artist calls landing into her career an “accident,” but loves her work.

Crissy Collins Shines In The Background

Crissy Collins

Unlike most performers, who fight for the spotlight; one humble, but talented woman consciously chose to stay in the background for most of her career. The vibrant and inspirational singer/actress, Crissy Collins, possesses a rare character trait—modesty. Her gift was discovered by her family before the age of five and she admitted to AWP that […]

America’s Got Talent 2011 Winner, Landau

Photos by Raymond Boyd

America’s Got Talent (NBC) 2011 winner, Landau Eugene Murphy Jr., visited Chicago last month for the first time.

Heavy D Dies, Only 44

Heavy D

Today,(Nov. 8th) the music industry lost one of the most influential rappers of the 90s era—“Heavy D” Dwight Arrington Myers passed away at 1p.m. PT at the age of 44.

Local Artist Finds Calling


A Chicago based performer and producer didn’t always have a place in his heart for music, but despite his resistance, he just couldn’t ignore his calling.

Lauryn Hill Announces Pregnancy

Lauyrn Hill

After bringing five children into this world by boyfriend Rohan Marley, Lauryn Hill announced the pregnancy of child number six on Saturday [DETAILS INSIDE]. | Copyright © AndWePresent, Inc.


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