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Featuring a Made Man

Jason Day of 5MadeMen Entertainment is the Chief Executive Officer of 5MM. Jason is a recognized Community Leader and successful Senior Mortgage Broker with a prominent mortgage company. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and Entrepreneurship from the University of North Texas where he also was a Founding Member of UNT’s Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity and a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, inspiring the youth, modeling, traveling the world, and is passionate about giving back to the less fortunate and those dealing with poverty.

Jason will be featured in The Nupe issue that will honor some of the most professional men that are doing great things in every human endeavor. Make sure you stop by our KRAVE website to reserve this historical issue. 

Jason Day

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Tha Afterparty Radio

Tha Afterparty Radio

Tha Afterparty Radio


May we suggest Tha Afterparty Radio for your listening pleasure for the hottest music and sizzling topics.

Some of the past topics: ” Are Women raising boys to men or grown boys or men they want?”, “Can you Be Trusted With Your Spouse’s Life”?, “Would you STRAP-UP for your MAN??? or Would that be a #DealBreaker?”, “What are some struggles that you face, trying to live saved.” & “Is it cool for Christians 2 listen 2 other type of music besides gospel music?” just to name a few.

Head on over to their page and “like” them NOW! Oh almost forgot to tell ya, you can listen via any mobile device via the Tunein application or via website….just look for Tha Afterparty A side or Tha Afterparty B side, choose one or both!! Just Tunein!!!!

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Posted by on March 17, 2013 in ADVERTISING


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AIDS Walk South Dallas

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is today, February 7, 2013, (NBHAAD) was first observed in 1999. The 2013 theme is “I am My Brother’s/Sister’s keeper: Fight HIV/AIDS” If you are in the DFW Metroplex support this event.


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Posted by on February 7, 2013 in ADVERTISING, Community


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Press Release: KRAVE Magazine Kover party

Contact: Starla Triggs

KRAVE Magazine

P: (405) 245-2319


For immediate release


KRAVE Magazine Announces, 2011 Annual Black Party and Kover Search Kontest, at ‘lofty’ locale

The illustrious men’s magazine will celebrate six years of publication and the reveal of the exciting “Kover Search Kontest” winner at annual event July 23rd, at aloft Dallas Downtown hotel.


Dallas, Texas – July 5, 2011– Notable men’s lifestyle publication, KRAVE magazine announces the date and venue of the highly anticipated, annual “Black Party.” Celebrating the mark of the publication’s 7 years of thriving endeavors; the 2011 winner of KRAVE‘s “Kover Search Kontest” will also be revealed. This year the event will be held at the loft inspired  aloft Dallas Downtown hotel, on July 23rd, from 10pm-2am. The event will also be in participation with AKOO, JB Watches, Eric Ganison Photography, LMG& Co. and more.

 Termed the “Black Party” historically, because of the traditional Ebony and Obsidian attire worn by guests, the annual summer party has also become well known for the reveal of the KRAVE Magazine Kover Search Kontest winner.  The three finalists take to all forms of media to promote their involvement in the contest and have therefore garnered even more national visibility for KRAVE Magazine. The party has also been hosted by celebrities and entertainment personalities such as Hosea Chanchez, Skip Cheatham, and Dallas Maverick Shawn Marion.
“Our summer annual party not only gives the staff at KRAVE Magazine a chance to celebrate our achievements but also brings us closer to our supporters, partners, and sponsors. And what better way than having a great time?” says KRAVE publisher William Young.

 The “Kover Search Kontest” is an immensely popular event for models and fashionistas alike. The KRAVE Magazine offices received hundreds of candidates and thousands of online votes for the chosen semi-finalists.  The finalists travel to Dallas to duke it out in a high-fashion photo shoot. The winner is chosen to be featured in KRAVE‘s coveted Holiday issue “kover.”

KRAVE Magazine, one of the only publications with a focus on fashion, health and lifestyle for the man of color, was founded by William T. Young. After seven years of high quality, high gloss material highlighting the lives of ‘minority’ men, the magazine has garnered praise worldwide. 

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For more information regarding the event or to receive press credentials, please contact: Starla Triggs,    405-245-2319.

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Posted by on July 12, 2011 in Events


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Ze-Enna Jenkins: “Miss May” Model of the Month

Ze-Enna Jenkins is our Miss May…I call her MyZZ and yes I am showing favoritism! She defies all odds in order to pursue her dreams and I love it!

Bio from ZZ: I’m a cool, Experienced Model/Actress with 7 years Broadcast Media Experience. I design and hand make precious stone jewelry. I enjoy great food, laughing, spending time with family and friends, dancing, traveling and enjoying life. Music is my fuel, and Hip Hop Drives me! The sun is my sustainer and i do it for my Mom. She is my Everything!

Where are you from? Born in San Fernando Valley, Moved to Dallas from Milwaukee in elementary school

When did you start modeling? About 7 years ago

What drives/drove you to pursue a career in the modeling/fashion industry? It’s been a passion since i was able to walk. Mom collected Vogue, Essence, and other Fashion/Beauty Magazines. I was in awe of the Virginia Slim Models and always dreamed of being like them. Intrigued by fashion at such a young age & would dog ear pages in Spiegel regularly. Mom got me in Sears commercial & that was the beginning of my journey.

What are some of your best/worst experiences modeling? One of my Best fashion shows was during All Star in Dallas for the NBA wives.. I rocked VERSACE. The shoes were 8-9 inch platforms and not a WOBBLE! The worst experience is not gettin paid when you’re promised compensation.

What advice would you give to hopeful models? Observe! Learn how to walk & be confident. Develop relationships with designers you work with. Be nice, cordial and remember that it’s not about YOU; You are selling a product. Keep your attitude to yourself & HAVE FUN!

What is your dream job? To be the face of a popular beauty line…..legs for a known hosiery company…..spokesmodel for an international brand. DETERMINED!

How can you be booked? for now…i’m freelance email but i am seeking representation. visit
What would you consider your best feature? My cheekbones are something SERIOUS! i’m growing to appreciate them

What are some of the jobs/campaigns you’ve been booked for or are recognized in?
I was on the cover of Hair Revolution. I was a featured lingerie Model in The Deep End TV series.
How do you stay in Model shape? When I’m on my best behavior, i do Pilates and strength training. Blessed with a high metabolism.

We salute you Ze-Enna, a striking reminder that black is indeed beautiful.


Posted by on May 15, 2011 in Models, Uncategorized


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MUSIC: Deonis “The Breaking Point”

Check out the new track for blazing hot artist Deonis.  Support REAL music and talent!






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Posted by on March 15, 2011 in Music


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Concert: BET Music Matters tour feat. Marsha Ambrosius and Melanie Fiona

The 2011 BET Music Matters tour feat Marsha Ambrosius and Melanie Fiona.  This is the Dallas show.  Check the website for show dates in your city.

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Posted by on March 15, 2011 in Events


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