Why not start off of a positive note?! Live life and have fun! If you think you have it bad, just remember that someone, somewhere else has it worse. Have an über chic weekend!
Brandy has linked up with long-time friend Tyrese to make a beautiful tune relateable to all of the lovebirds. The ballad "The Rest of Our Lives" will be included on Tyrese's upcoming album Open Invitation which is set to be released November 1. Listen here!
Jay-Z held a spectacular event to benefit his charity The Shawn Carter Foundation that provides college scholarships to urban youth. The event of choice was a mega carnival on the Hudson River waterfront that was dubbed ‘An Evening of Making The Ordinary Extraordinary.’
TGIF! Here is some Friday Fashion to get our ÜberChic readers started for the weekend! Over at Olive Coco Mag, they discuss 3 Ways To Upgrade Your Leggings to make your dull outfit a little more interesting. Of course, black leggings will be in demand because of the versatility to wear them with just about anything. (And you can find them for good prices!) But, if you want that bam! factor, here are some ways to spice things up:
Can you recognize Mrs. Obama!? Only her cashier did! Mrs. Obama was reportedly in the Target on Rt1 in Alexandria, VA for about 30-40 minutes with her assistant. Secret Service was dressed casual and arrived 30 minutes before the first lady.
If you pick up the latest issue of VIBE magazine, Lil Wayne is taking over the cover. He let's us explore what has been going on since he was released from jail, Jay-Z, Drake, Tha Carter IV and how he is still 'winning' after all these years. See what Tunechi baby himself has to say.
Every day we are surrounded by ads that tell us that what we are eating is “fatty,” “full of sugar” or just plain “Bad!” In particular, women face the most pressure to maintain healthy and perfect lifestyles in order to keep control of those figures! This often leads to failed diets and feelings of being deprived of food that we actually need. Now, Marcia Reynolds, author of Wander Woman: How High-Achieving Women Find Contentment and Direction, has cancelled out the nonsense and given women a new perspective on healthy eating—the sensible way!
Last night on Conan, Kid Cudi sported the envied Nike Back To the Future sneakers to promote his return to the HBO show, How to Make it in America. Cudi even shared an interesting story of a male fan kissing him during a performance, which he found flattering! Watch out now! Take a look here!
J. Cole is doing big things. His debut LP, Cole World: Sideline Story, is already surpassing its expectations with an estimation of selling 240-250k units the first week. All of that hard work is definitely paying off for him. He also got extra fresh with The Source magazine for a photo shoot and interviewed Angie Martinez on Hot97. Take some peeks below:
Picture here are the two lovely Holywood twins Tia and Tamera at "The Wendy Williams Show" which was taped this morning. Mommy Tia brought along her lovely son Cree Hardrict too!! Check out the clip of the dynamic sisters below!
This song came out in 2002 and definitely was a hit across music genres! The quadruple colabo touched rap, pop, and r&b! I loved both this song and EACH artist featured in it!
Beyoncé has released her new fragrance 'Pulse' which she says came from her alter ego, Sasha Fierce. We get to see the behind-the-scenes of the photo shoot, while she discusses her work ethic for the perfume, and where the inspiration and designs came from. No matter what, Mama Bey will make sure her 2nd fragrance lives up to its name. Peep it:
The 'long heel, red bottom' designer, Christian Louboutin has been in the shoe game for 20 years now. Ever since, Sex and The City and our heightened infatuation of shoes from our favorite celebrities, he has set the tone on what we all want our shoes to look like. The pink leather bound book is less than $200, probably one of the inexpensive things he will ever make. The book will be a mix of photography and documentary. What have been some of your favorite Louboutins over the years?
For Mr. Carter's birthday yesterday, Justin decided to give him a gift close to the both of their hearts: music. Justin covered Wayne’s “How To Love” and turned it into an acoustic jam with his own rap verse included. How unexpected! Check it out!
Tweed clothing is here to stay! Although tweed has a reputation of being associated with that stuffy-librarian look, it has a forecast of being popular for the next 15 years! Talk about an investment! Discover a couple of the best ways to dress up or tone down your tweed items here.
Bow Wow has released two songs from his mixtape 'I'm Better Than You' that can be downloaded tonight at midnight! Take A listen!
Rihanna cranked up the streets while shooting her video for Day 2 of “We Found Love” in Northern Ireland today. Sergeant RiRi took control of the megaphone and commanded the fan-filled crowd's attention. Fans gathered in Belfast to try to get a glimpse of the pop star sporting a denim skirt, bra, and ripped stockings while performing scenes with a vintage sports car!
Put ya' hands up if you single for the night *Lil Wayne voice*... For those who could careless about cuffing season or don't think they will succeed, here's 15 Perks to be Single and Dating. Glamour breaks down the reasons and freedom, single ladies will have without a man. Take a look. Do you agree with some, if not, all of these perks?
Another drama-filled season is underway. The Real Housewives of Atlanta are back on our TV screens November 6th, 10pm ET. The RHOA are the queens of the cat-fights and we will get to see all of that and more. Take a peek and see what the cast will be up to (and against) in season 4.
No one ever expected to see the Daddy’s Girl letting it all out, but Angela says it’s all in the name of a great cause!
Keyshia Cole’s fantasies came true once marrying her NBA star husband, Daniel “Boobie” Gibson, Sunday on the island of dreams.. aka Hawaii! The beautiful second wedding was filmed for Keyshia's new reality series “Family First,” which premiers in February. Check out the pics !
Serena Williams turned the big 3-0! And while she is still a powerful presence on the tennis court, she makes sure her presence off the court is just as effective. She was recently appointed Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF, and is joined by previous athletes like David Beckham and Kim Yuma.
Rihanna made her appearance on 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' along with Michelle Obama. She volunteers at the Steps-N-Stages Jubilee House where she also supports females veteran and provides shelter. Rihanna even auctioned off tickets to her concert and all of the proceeds would go back to the house. It's always nice to see your favorite celebrities being appreciative and giving back.
Nicki is getting a head start on picking out her Halloween costume this year, and can you guess what/who she’s going as? Nicki the Ninja? Nicki the Boss? Nicki the Harajuku Barbie? Nah, not this time. She has chosen a character very close to herself, but not exactly what you may have had in mind.
G-Note Records signee Hot Rod is throwing low blows to Wiz Khalifa’s chick, Amber Rose. It seems as if she cannot catch a break these days! In Hot Rod's new song, 'They H--s,' the rapper comes right out and says that he’s tried to warn Wiz of Amber's gold digging ways.
I had a dream... It looks like Beyonce saw her pregnancy announcement before it actually happened. She had a dream that she would let the world know about her baby at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards. She recently sat down with Access Hollywood to reveal her announcement, Jay-Z's reaction, being pregnant and fashionable, and her future plan for motherhood!
Say what?? Yup, you heard correctly. Charlamagne The God from 'The Breakfast Club' recently sat down with Hello Beautiful to discuss how to get a bad chick that may be out of your league. He gives his tips and advice to help a brotha' out and such a character throughout the interview, as always. Take a peek.
As the colder months are taking over, it can get harder and harder to find the perfect outfit for your big day's celebration. No worries! Now, Überchic says you can have your cake and eat it too as Fashion Bomb Daily gives tips on a couple of the best celeb inspired birthday looks for the fall! Make a wish!
Would you try striped nails or a nude color?? Well nail artist, Julie Kandalec shows why it could be perfect with any of your fall outfits! And they take less than 10 minutes to do-it-yourself. Will you be trying this trend?? Take a look.
Miss Taraji P is not happy with TV Guide after being left out of the cast photo for the new CBS series 'Person Of Interest' that will appear on the magazine's cover. She released her heated opinions on Twitter and Facebook about TV Guide and the downfalls of the entertainment business. Now, Debra Birnbaum, Editor-in-Chief of TV Guide, has made a statement in regards to Taraji's comments.
Rihanna's reign just won't let up . Going for an electric-pop feel, she introduces us to her new single "We Found Love" featuring Calvin Harris, from her album that should be dropping this fall (November 21st). You are probably saying that she is still on tour and her LOUD album is still on the charts, but RihRih is not going to stop any time soon; ie. six albums in six years. What do you think of this uptempo beat, über yay or nay? Take a listen. #FistPumping
Just in time for 'Hump Day' we brought you a snippet of Chris Brown showing a lucky fan his ultimate appreciation for her support during a performance this week. From the look on homegirl's face, it seems as if she was ready to let Chris 'take' her anywhere he wanted. Happy Wednesday!
It's only a tease, but Rihanna has unlocked the lyrics and official album cover for her new single 'We Found Love'! Produced by Calvin Roberts, we should be hearing this brand new song as early as Thursday! It's going to be a Rihanna takeover. Peep it!
With the craziness of our schedules, days, lives, and this world, it's always important to just sit back and breathe. Sometimes, we're so caught up in what everyone else is doing that we forget to just be thankful. Complaining, being ungrateful, or just mad, can ruin your life. Here's some über inspiration to help us reflect and make us appreciate what we have. Enjoy and happy hump day! :)
From braids to bald 50 has done it all. Usually his styles are for upcoming movie roles, but we are thinking the new fro he is rocking is all a personal choice of style! 50 rocked this look to the "Every Woman, Every Child" reception where he promised a large amount of meals to Africans in need.
If you're from the islands or your family is, you know what Salt Fish and Ackee is! Well for those who don't, Leaning Leon came to show the lovely viewers and Bob how to make the delicious island dish! After watching this I made myself hungry for some salt fish (all he needed was some bake to go with it hahaha)!! Leaning Leon really does look like he can cook on the low though! Check it out below!
Throwback Wednesday's: I Think They Like Me - Dem Franchize Boyz ft. Jermaine Dupri, Bow Wow, Da Brat
This song had everyone rockin' sayin "Oh I think they like me!!", whether be in the club, car, or home we all would jam to this hit. Back in 2005 this song ran the airwaves and the clubs! Check out the BET edit music video below!!
Bow wow announced via Twitter last night that he will be joining Chris Brown on his F.A.M.E. Tour. This will be the third time the two toured together! Among other celebrities Bow Wow will be joining Kelly Rowland, Tyga, and T-Pain.
Angela has been spotted in Miami since last weekend celebrating her birthday. She is spotted here at the beach Miami and from what we can see she's rocking an Alexander McQueen chiffon skull scarf as a cover up, along with a pair Gucci flip flops.
Interesting look I must say...
Interesting look I must say...
British singer/song-writer V V Brown emerges into the music scene with strong, solid vocals that command attention! Listen to her new single "Children (Keep On Singing)" which is set to the tune of nursery rhyme "Do Your Ears Hang Low." Yes, the ice cream truck anthem, but it sounds interesting, right? The singer incorportates her British influence with a pop sound that can't help but lift your spirits. Check it out!
Young Money rapper Tyga has been on the go with the F.A.M.E tour (which includes Chris Brown, Kelly Rowland and T-Pain), but he feels that the work has does musically is not his only obligation. Tyga takes time to Reach Out And Represent (R.O.A.R.) with youth of every city he visits while on tour! How awesome is that?!
Looking for an affordable yet effective way to keep your skin healthy and moisturized during the fall? Check out Johnson's Baby Oil or Baby Oil Gel! (Yes, we said baby oil). It's important that we keep moisture locked in because the fall and winter can take a toll on our skin. Don't get caught being ashy!
Fall and winter months are on the way.. which means 'cuffing season' is only getting closer. There will be those cold nights where you wish you were snuggled up against that somebody. It's important to know what you want from your casual fling, booty call, etc. because there is a chance of misinterpretation. Although this won't apply to everybody or situation, here are: 20 Signs Your Booty Call is Turning Into an Actual Relationship (more or less). Do any of these apply to you? Or did your 'temporary cuffing' lead to 'love lockdown'?
If you weren't on Twitter or Facebook this morning you probably didn't hear about the beef between Ray J and Fabolous. If you haven't heard yet let me catch you up to speed! Apparently everything started based off some tweets Fabolous tweeted geared towards Ray J.
Check out the Ray J rant and Fabolous response below!!!
Check out the Ray J rant and Fabolous response below!!!
It honestly is about time that the queen of celebrity styling, June Ambrose, gets her own reality TV show. It will be a very good break from our typical water-throwing fights, baby mama drama, and man problems, that we see on other shows. On The June Ambrose Project, she will showcase her life in a half-hour docu-series. In early 2012, we will have the opportunity to go behind-the-scenes, as she juggles motherhood, all aspects of her successful empire (Mode Squad) and career. Hmm, ÜberChic is excited to see what celebrities will be featured on the show!
In case you missed it, the 2011 Emmy awards red carpet "Top 10 Best Dressed" is right here for you. ÜberChic has picked the celebrities we thought were the most stunning and pulled together. From Vera Wang to Elie Saab, these ladies shined on the red carpet. Bright color trends were noticed, with reds and corals being one of the most popular colors! Take a look:
Wale has done it again by delivering a smooth track with relateable love woes. Of course, Ricky Rozay had to throw in a couple of lines about his glamourous living that we all love, while newcomer Kevin Cossom added the final element to the track that makes it exceptionally vibe worthy. Check out the song here!
It's the beginning of the week again, and we all need a pick-me-up! What better way to start your day than natural, cost-free exercising? Although the days of beaches and bikinis are ending, there is no reason for us to let our bods that we've worked so hard for go to waste. Celebrity trainer Marco Borges takes away all "busy schedule" excuses for exercising with 5 quick tips that only take 5 minutes! Hey, if it has worked for Christina Milian, then I'm sure everyone else can give them a try!
Monica is gearing up for her new album New Life set to drop this fall on November 29th. Check out her second single titled "Until It's Gone" below. As usual Monica's vocals never disappoint. What do you think of her new song?!
Some of our favorite artists have broken Guiness World Book of Records 2012... And they're all female! Beyoncé, Rihanna, Adele, and Willow Smith, are taking over the world one song at a time, or several in some cases. Check out their records below!
One of the best times of the year... why? Because of boots, sweaters, leggings, scarves, and an excuse to wear them! College Candy gives us a "10 Fashion Finds That Scream Fall" List to keep us in our most stylish looks for the chilly weather. Dig in your closet or go shopping (like most of us will)! Do you think these items will be in your fashion wardrobe?