Life + Times: Some Like it Hot Interview

By admin | December 5, 2011

Photo: Cyndi Amaya

Photo: Cyndi AmayaRecently, I was interviewed for Jay Z’s Life + Times. I was honored for them to come to Harlem to shoot me at Red Rooster, while I discussed Harlem’s history, the history of Red Rooster, and our site FoodRepublic.com. Life + Times is one of the hottest lifestyle sites for modern culture and I admire what Jay is doing to report on what’s relevant in today’s urban life.

Check out the video interview from Life + Times here. Read More



By mahir | April 12, 2011

Music and Food

Truly one of the greatest artists out there! Jay-Z is more than music and he recently launched a new amazing website called Life and Times which touches stories from the worlds of art, music, technology, design, sports, leisure, and style.

These are some of my favorite songs by Jay-Z, to many to choose from! Enjoy. Read More


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