@ITEM.HEADLINES IS A DAILY REFLECTION TIMELINE OF THE MOST VIRAL TOPICS HAPPENING IN THIS EXACT MOMENT; WHICH COVERS THE SCOPE OF FASHION, ART, MUSIC, CULTURE AND LIFESTYLE.
ACCORDING TO MULTIPLE SOURCES, RIHANNA HAS BEEN IN SECRET TALKS WITH LVMH FOR A LUXURY FASHION HOUSE UNDER HER NAME AND CREATIVE DIRECTION. WHILE OUT ON THE STREETS EARLIER THIS WEEK, SHE TEASED A PAIR OF SUNGLASSES, INSCRIBED WITH “FENTY” ON THEM. IF CONFIRMATIONS ARE TRUE, THIS WILL BE THE FIRST LUXURY BRAND TO COME FROM THE LVMH BRAND SINCE THE CREATION OF CHRISTIAN LACROIX SINCE 1987. WITH SPIKED INTEREST IN HER FENTY BEAUTY TAKE OVER, THE SASSY SAVAGE X FENTY LINGERIE LINE, AND TWO ALBUMS (BOTH A POP AND DANCEHALL RECORD) REPORTEDLY COMING SOMETIME IN 2019: RIHANNA IS COMING FOR ALL OUR DAMN WALLETS.
IMAGE OF RIHANNA WEARING FENTY GLASSES CIRCULATING INSTAGRAM AND TWITTER.
"PUNK LUST: RAW PROVOCATION 1971-1985" IS AN ART EXHIBITION AT THE MUSEUM OF SEX, THAT EXPLORES THE INTERSECTION OF SEXUALITY AND PUNK MUSIC. THE DISPLAY RUNS THOROUGH THE END OF NOVEMBER, 2019. READ ABOUT IT HERE.
IMAGES COURTESY OF THE MUSEUM OF SEX.
ELLA MAI RELEASES MUSIC VIDEO TO HER NEW SINGLE “SHOT CLOCK”, FROM HER NAMESAKE DEBUT ALBUM. ELLA RECENTLY STARTED “THE DEBUT TOUR” IN SUPPORT OF THE ALBUM, WHICH CARRIES THE FOUR TIME PLATINUM HIT “BOO’D UP”, ONE THAT IS NOMINATED FOR SONG OF THE YEAR AND BEST R&B SONG, AT THE UPCOMING GRAMMYS. WATCH THE NEW VIDEO THAT WAS SHOT IN LOS ANGELES BELOW:
CARDI B WAS PART OF A RELEASE FOR THE CITY GIRLS “TWERK” VIDEO IN THE LAST 24 HOURS AND ALSO BECAME TRENDING EVEN FURTHER, BY POLITICALLY COMMENTING ON THE GOVERNMENT SHUT DOWN (FIRST POSTING TO INSTAGRAM AND DOUBLING DOWN ON TWITTER TODAY). THIS IS EXACTLY THE KIND OF DUAL NATURE THE TWITTER-SPHERE LIVES FOR. EVEN POLITICIANS CONSIDERED REPOSTING THE CLIP WITH HER COLORFUL EXPRESSION.
CONFIRMED GRAMMY PERFORMANCES WILL INCLUDE THE LIKES OF: CARDI B, CAMILA CABELLO, SHAWN MENDES, POST MALONE AND JANELLE-MONÁE TO NAME A FEW. FIND OUT MORE INFO HERE.
Tyler J. Drinnen, is the Founder and Editor in Chief of iTEM MAGAZINE,
a poet and freelance fashion writer, photographer and abstract visual content producer.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Studies from Sonoma State University, where he wrote a weekly Opinion Column For
The Star, dabbled with his own radio podcast format, titled Saturday Nite Scandal, and helped to create one of the first of 25 Professional Student Lead PR Firms in the USA.
From there on, he continued his work by interning with Sonoma Discoveries Magazine and then shortly after wrote and interned for Fashion School Daily, where he solidified his love for feature writing and working with emerging talents from around the world.
In December of 2016, he received an Honorary Master of Arts in Fashion Journalism from the Academy of Art University. And what an achievement that was, to be the first in his program to have graduated a full semester early. Bringing him to four degrees in a short five and a half years, nothing will stop him from bringing art to the eyes of many.
He has worked in the fashion industry for nearly a decade, from commercial retail management to corporate level ghost writing. Now - he the poet - T.J.D. takes his life public with the independent launch of the urban California lifestyle based fashion-art movement, iTEM MAGAZINE: A Platform For Rising Artists.