Meet R.LUM.R, the R&B singer whose serendipitous journey began with guitar lessons in high school and has since led him to over 15 million streams on Spotify. As he puts it, “If you work really hard and if you’re lucky, you can break through.”
“I was always making little movies and short films, but I never imagined I’d end up making things that people actually watch.” Director Titanic Sinclair discusses internet stardom and refusing to limit himself with a job title.
Singer songwriter CYN talks failed American Idol auditions, back-up plans, and how the internet has made her dreams come true.
Introducing the Shop Girl series, where we sit down with the people behind your favorite shops to talk style, life and denim. First up: Chelsea Moylan, owner and buyer of San Francisco’s ultra-cool ANOMIE boutique.
“I have a well-known mom, I’ve been modeling, and I’m a girl. That’s already three things I’m very aware I’ll be judged for, so it’s really a personal choice for me to let go of that and to let go of being self-conscious.” Artist and model Tali Lennox talks carving her own path.
“Fashion and food are my kryptonite.” Chef, model and author of “The Naked Diet” Tess Ward shares her love of inspiring others with clean eating for EIGHTY-NINE.
Lola Kirke isn’t one to shy from what she believes in—whether that be performing with an open heart in hopes that she might ignite a spark in someone watching or shirking Hollywood norms on the red carpet. She’s an artist through and through, and as she puts it, “It’s life-affirming when you are inspired, and I guess who am I to dare to try to inspire anyone, but I’m going to try, because why not?”
“I always knew I wanted to entertain in some type of way, and rap is what really stuck with me.” For Kodie Shane, she believes her career chose her and in the latest issue of EIGHTY-NINE, the Atlanta Rapper talks fame, style and the importance of being relatable.
We’d like to invite you to experience the issue as if you’re attending an eclectic dinner party hosted by its guest editor, BØRNS. The singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who brought us Blue Madonna this year invites us into his world to get to know his inner circle of creatives—including surrealist artist Tali Lennox, Atlanta-based rapper Kodie Shane, Mozart in the Jungle’s Lola Kirke, among many others. Take a seat and click on through. You’re going to be here for a while.
Photographer David Goldman teams up with stylist Allan Kennedy and model Matthew Roberts for tongue in cheek shoot.