Music, Art, photography, and fashion were celebrated amongst the hottest artists in Hip Hop Wednesday, December 11th. Grammy Award winning and NEW Columbia Records Artist and Actor
TI @tip celebrated the launch of Book of Kings Vol. 1 presented by his clothing line, AKOO Clothing Co. in New York City. We got the scoop! Celebrities, tastemakers, and yours truly, received private invitations to This exclusive reception.
All guests were given a first hand look at Book of Kings Vol. 1 through a fully integrated art/fashion gallery. Artists such as Iggy Azealea, Tyson Beckford, Yo Gotti, Gloria Govan of Basketball Wives LA, , Sway, Bow Wow, Angela Yee, Rico Love, Emily B, Raheem Devaughn, Bun B, Amazin Amie, Problem, Carla Bone, and Chuck Bone all joined in celebrating the release of the new groundbreaking coffee table book by celebrity photographer, Jonathan Mannion, best known for iconic images of David Beckham, Tyra Banks, America’s Next Top Models, Jay-Z, Dwayne Wade, Kanye West, Sean Combs and Nicki Minaj. Mannion shares his timeless photos as wearable art for Artist/Actor, T.I.’s exclusive Spring 2014 AKOO Clothing Co. Collection.
The limited edition book, which is being heralded as a collector’s item, came to life at Pilllars 28 with the help of music mastered by DJ Ms. Nix. Hors d’oeuvres by Evelyn’s Kitchen and Hennessy VS cocktails were served as guests were treated to an inside look into fashion and art through this momentous reception that as TI said, “Celebrated Swag!