The Congo Dandies

The Congo Dandies

The Congo Dandies “La Sape” is a unique movement based in Congo that unites fashion-conscious men who are ready to splurge money they don’t really have on designer clothes. Dressing in stark contrast with their surroundings, these elegant ambiance-makers become true local celebrities… but this fame comes at a price. via RT Documentaries

Fort Greene, Brooklyn NY

Fort Greene, Brooklyn NY

Fort Greene, Brooklyn NY Buried in the heart of the world’s busiest city, Fort Greene presents a slower pace of living without sacrificing the vibrancy of urban life. Mostly made up of historic brownstones and row houses, the neighborhood features flea markets, trendy boutiques, fabulous restaurants and a rich artistic tradition. Even painted on the side of a prominent building is a famous Notorious BIG quote “Spread love it’s the Brooklyn way.” via NY Times

Stretch & Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives

Stretch & Bobbito

Radio That Changed Lives Several hip hop icons reflect on this pivotal New York radio show that helped launch their careers. DJs Stretch and Bobbito contributed to launching the careers of rappers the likes of Jay Z, Nas, and producers such as DJ premier. A great historical doc.