Dance, Events

RSVP: Baby Girl Dance Party – Saturday 8/15

Whether she was singing right to you in your Sony Discman, mesmerizing you with her fly dance moves on the MTV Jams Countdown or simply breaking your neck as she walked down the street in her baggy overalls with the Tommy boxers peeking out, a Baby Girl is undeniable in relevance and impact. In honor […]

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Emcee, Lifestyle

Ja Rule Lost His Chance on Fast & Furious Sequels

As you speed past the highways and drift into the theater parking lot hoping you didn’t miss the 8pm time slot for Furious 7, let’s slow down and reminisce on the first movie from the franchise. The Fast and The Furious had it’s opening weekend on June 2001…almost 14 years ago! Hopefully some of you […]

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Events, Lifestyle

RECAP: PlayBack 3/26/15

Last Thursday at Yojie Japanese Fondue in Downtown Los Angeles brought out the kind of vibe that takes you back to the good ‘ol days when Aaliyah, Brandy, Missy and Ashanti ruled the airwaves. With DJ’s ReachHard and ET spinning that good good, PlayBack was definitely in full effect. What transpired throughout the night was […]

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DJ, Events

The 5th Element Magazine Presents: PlayBack

Next Thursday, we’ve got something dope for you to get into: PlayBack. Mark your calendars for March 26th and come through to Yojie Japanese Fondue in Downtown Los Angeles to ride a fat wave of nostalgia back to when Missy, Aaliyah, Brandy, Ja Rule, Ashanti and Nelly dominated the airwaves. We’ve got DJs ReachHard and ET […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle

Brick & Mortar: Seven Points

For a pocket in Downtown LA known as the Fashion District, it’s definitely surprising that there’s a definite lack of retail outlets for the modern, stylish and on-trend man to indulge their sartorial senses in. Thankfully, an oasis for this market appeared in the form of Seven Points, a retail space that houses everything from […]

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Graffiti Arts, Video

Summoners War: Street Level Up

Fans of Melbourne-based street artist Meggs, will be glad to know that he’s recently cooked up some madness by way of a massive mural in Los Angeles’ Arts District. The 2,000 square foot canvas served as Meggs’ office setup for the marathon painting session that resulted in a monstrous eyegasm depicting well-known characters from the […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

Style Profile: Goob Jonze

Being a man of tremendous style is what immediately strikes you upon meeting Goob Jonze.  After photographing him several times at industry trade shows, I finally got a chance to personally link up with Goob to get more insights into who he was beyond the fresh fits and laid back demeanor.  Delving into more of […]

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Events, Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

RECAP: Hennessy V.S Presents – Simple Is Perfect Capsule Collection Launch

Hennessy V.S and stylist to sports stars, Brandon Williams, knew how to gather LA’s most fashionable crowd on a Friday.  Celebrating the launch of his “Simple Is Perfect” capsule collection, Williams had the aid of team Hennessy to throw a function that brought out plenty notables and steezy individuals to Downtown LA’s Austere.  Besides some choice […]

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