Zulu Rose, African Tradition Meets Modernity

Alexander Derrick is the lead designer of Zulu Rose, a contemporary high-end men’s and women’s fashion line. Alex started designing in 2004 during his corporate stint as graphic designer for …

Ladybrille Africa Music Winners!

We have selected the winners from our Africa Music Issue Contest! Drum roll please . . . they are: Autographed CD from South Africa’s Freshly Ground, Oluwadamilola [USA] Autographed CD …

Ladybrille Woman of the Month, Dr. Ngozi Osuagwu

By Niama Sandy This month’s Ladybrille “Woman of the Month” is Dr. Ngozi Osuagwu, author of a wonderful book entitled Letters to My Sisters: Plain Truths and Straightforward Advice from …

M.A.C.keting 101 with John Demsey

We have been talking music biz but time to revert to what we love best, the business of fashion. Of concern to us is how you market and promote your …

GT ‘Truly’ the Guitarman

We are almost at the end of what we hope was an exciting month filled with interviews from super talented musicians. But before we wrap it up, it would be …

Is 9ice the Next Fela?

A self proclaimed “artist, poet and custodian of tradition and the Nigerian culture,” 9ice, like the great African musical icon-Fela Anikulapo Kuti, is dynamic, authentic and uncompromising, especially when it …

Jazz it Up With the Sexy Zamajobe

Zamajobe’s powerful, beautiful, sexy voice, laced with a slight breathless edge and raw emotions, is probably what stops most in their tracks when they first hear her. Although relatively new …