Kontrol Exclusive: Benjamin Patterson Discuss OWN’s Greenleaf, Working With Oprah, & Being a New Daddy
Actor, Benjamin Patterson, is a rising star with a plethora of talents under his belt. From acting, being a DJ, modeling, and even photography, Patterson commits to excelling in every aspect of his life and is dedicated to honing each one of his crafts. Born and raised in Oakland,... Read more
#KontrolKonversations Ricco Barrino Talks His Hit Record “California”, His Musical Influences and More
Singer/songwriter, Ricco Barrino, grew up in North Carolina with musical influences such as Prince, Al Green, The Temptations and Marvin Gaye just to name a few. Today, he is noted as one of the greatest vocalists of our time. Ricco began his musical career with songwriting and recently decided... Read more
Feature Spotlight: Levi Harrell
Visionary, worshipper, entrepreneur, writer, musician and author are all words to be used when describing Levi Harrell. A native of New Britain, Connecticut and one of four siblings, Levi has always been a dreamer and a person of exceptional vision. “I believe dreams are the foundation on which all... Read more
The Youngest In Charge: Fly Guy DC Talks Becoming ATL’s #1 Host and More!
Audley Feemster Jr. best known as “FlyGuyDC” or as ATL’s #1 Host. Having hosted at the top clubs to what is known as “Black Hollywood” in Atlanta. His passion for his craft continuously grows. This young king is not a one-dimensional entertainer by any means. From hosting step shows,... Read more
A Doer and A Dreamer: Stephen Rider
“If you put in the work, you will ultimately be rewarded for it.” That is the belief that Stephen Rider of the Netflix series Marvels’ “Daredevil” has grown up with and today he is a living testimony of that belief. Stephen was raised in a household where belief in... Read more
The Man Behind the Art Empire; D.L. Warfield
D.L.Warfield may not be a familiar name to many, but his work has caught the eye of many artists from Usher to Earth, Wind, and Fire. From his work with LaFace Records, D.L. has pushed the envelope from the stigma of being a “struggling artist”. Creating album artwork for ... Read more
Bringing the Real Back to R&B – Kontrol Konversations with Avant
Music should always tell a story. That’s the philosophy singer Avant lives by when creating his content. Never one to conform to what everyone else around him was doing, Avant has been able to forge his own path and create a lane in which he dominates. With his upcoming... Read more
The Gift of An Angel – The Rise of Songstress Angel, the Star
Have you ever been touched by an angel? No not physically, I mean musically and soulfully. When was the last time you heard an incomparable voice that made you feel every note? Don’t worry, the wait is over because there’s an artist simply known as Angel who’s getting ready... Read more
Media Maven on the Rise, Bianca Bee
Can you remember the very first time you woke up in the middle of the night with a brilliant idea and just knew you had to act on it? Do you remember how long it took you to actually hone your craft? For some, the honing of a craft... Read more