WATCH: The 2018 “MTV Movie & TV Awards” Hosted by Tiffany Haddish Scores Double Digit Increase with 3.371 Million Total Viewers; Most Social Show on All of Television

June 19, 2018 07:10 PM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hosted by Tiffany Haddish, last night’s “MTV Movie & TV Awards” scored a 21% increase across the simulcast with 3.371 million total viewers. Compared to the same networks which aired the show last year, below are the 2018 “MTV Movie & TV Awards” ratings and…

GET LACED… LET’S TALK! Podcast | Episode 3: Jake Wil | Hosted by Santana

Mississippi’s own singer and rapper Jake Wilbourne, better known as Jake Wil, grew up around a family of musicians and singers. So it wasn’t a surprise when he gained fan momentum with his cover of Bryson Tiller’s Exchange, which was effortlessly filled with his unique style and melodic harmonies.

Chic Green Living Space Ideas

Green interior design is not only beneficial for the environment, but it’s also infinitely stylish. It helps us create healthier, more inspiring homes that exude tranquillity and serenity. By making your home eco-friendly, you’ll both contribute to the environment preservation and invite nature’s elegance, peacefulness and effortless beauty to your sanctuary. Natural area rugs for…

Female Entrepreneur Motivation Basics

Photo by Melody Jacob on Unsplash On some days, it only takes one look at the humble smile of J. K. Rowling to instantly feel the writer’s block melt and make way for the chapter intro of the century. Then there’s Wednesday, when you take a glance at Sara Blakely’s achievements and see them as…

GET LACED… LET’S TALK! Podcast | Episode 2: Urban Mystic | Hosted by Santana​

Many people know Urban Mystic as the “little man with a big voice”. Tonight on GET LACED… LET’S TALK! Podcast, the vocal powerhouse known for his hit singles, “I Refuse” and “Where Were You” talked to host Santana about his start in the music industry and his partnership with Coors Light, which highlights his latest single, “Be Mine”.

Millennials and Beauty

People who belong to the millennial generation are slowly but surely changing the world and introducing different concepts when it comes to lifestyle and general mindset. In that respect, it’s no wonder that the beauty aspect of it all has seen some dramatic changes as well. Buying less and cruelty-free support Millennials are not that…

​GET LACED… LET’S TALK! Podcast | Episode 1: Juneteenth on Farish Festival & Parade 2018 | Hosted by Santana

SOUTHERN LACED spoke with Keyana Hawthorne and Monique Mapp of Legacy Builders Inc. about the history of June 19, 1865, which is also known as Juneteenth, Freedom Day and Juneteenth Independence Day. Many African Americans, both young and old, have never heard of the day that celebrates the freedom of the last slaves in America.

Armed with almost invisible pages of the U.S History book, Hawthorne and Mapp shared their knowledge in a detailed conversation with SOUTHERN LACED host Santana for the GET LACED… LET’S TALK! Podcast.

INTERVIEW: Southern Laced talks to James Mtume about his legacy, Reggie Lucus, and social media’s impact on music

Southern Laced recently spoke with James Mtume, Grammy Award-winning Songwriter, Producer, Activist, radio personality and all around icon, about activism during the turbulent 60’s era movements, years performing with Miles Davis, and chart-topping R&B years as founder of the band Mtume. After he was featured on TVOne’s Unsung, a documentary series which takes a look at…

Top 5 Brands You Should Have on Your Fashion Radar This Season

If you’ve got style in your blood (which we’ll assume you do), looking good these days isn’t hard at all. With a plethora of exquisite fashion brands around, every girl is now given the opportunity to explore her fashion tastes, challenge her approach to fashion and shop online for brands she could only dream of…

Academy and Grammy Award Winner, Jamie Foxx to Host “BET Awards” 2018

May 22, 2018 01:32 PM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BET Networks, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIA.B), today announced Academy Award-winning actor and Grammy Award-winning musician Jamie Foxx as this year’s “BET Awards” 2018 host. Returning to the stage as host for the second time after nearly a decade, Foxx joins an A-List roster…

BET Awards 2018: Nominees

The nominations for the BET Awards 2018 have arrived. The show is scheduled to take place on Sunday, June 24th. This marks the 18th year that BET has shown appreciation to artist, entertainers, athletes along with the African American culture and arts. The turn out is expected to be bigger than before. With Dj Khaled…

Quick and Easy Ways to Brighten Up Your Living Room

Bringing your living room to life does not have to be a long and expensive process. True, there are always options that require a bit more time and effort, but there are also many easy ways to upgrade your living room style. After all, you know what they say – it’s the little things that…

Fashion Mississippi Week will host first annual event on Saturday, July 21st – Sunday, July 22, 2018​ at the Arts Center of Mississippi

Fashion Mississippi Week LLC will showcase our local talents, as well as invite our neighboring states, during a night of fashion. Looks can be simple, eccentric or expressive. Fashion is about having a fantasy; it’s about stepping outside of the box. Fashion shows are about watching your favorite designer, boutique or brand showcasing their visions…

Create Your Ultimate Workspace

Whether you’re working in a crowded office or from the comfort of your home, it’s important to have a workspace that motivates and inspires you. This may seem irrelevant, but spending 40+ hours a week in a space that drives you crazy will only reduce your productivity and breed negative emotions. A well-organized and optimized…

Southern Laced attends Scottie Willis & R.E.A.P.’s Album Release Party

Thursday night, I had the pleasure of attending the Scottie Willis & R.E.A.P. “The Live Experience” album release party. It was an amazing experience. The beautiful music and live performance by this group of talented singers was music to my ears. From beginning to the end, their angelic voices captivated my soul. Not only did R.E.A.P. sing…

How to Give Your Style a Luxurious Boost

Photo by Analise Benevides on Unsplash Who doesn’t want to look fashionable and stylish? Even though we try hard to keep up with the current (rapidly changing) trends, we sometimes struggle to get the look we’ve envisioned in our mind. If you like wearing luxurious pieces, you are naturally on a lookout for different ways…

The Best Outfits to Wear On A First Date

So, your crush finally asked you out. Maybe you’re meeting up with your Tinder match. Or, you’re getting coffee and catching up with an old flame. At any rate, you’re getting ready for that big moment in every relationship: the first date. You go to your closet, open it up… and panic, because you have…

How Eyelash Extensions Can Transform Your Look

When we see someone, it is always their eyes that we notice first. Your eyes have the ability to reflect your personality in a way that no other feature on your body could. Therefore, a little change in your eyes can be subtle, yet get noticed… like when people say “there’s something different about you…

Style 101: Four Things Every Stylish Woman Should Know

“Create your own style. Let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others.” –Anna Wintour Style has always been regarded to be something subjective—personal even. And yet we enviously wonder how there is a select few of women who can dress effortlessly and still look chic and sophisticated. How do they do it?…