Therre's YOURS TRULY Ma'at Atkins with fellow media colleague Chi-town's Waddie Grant of G Magazine taking a pic at his White Party in Chicago last Sunday at the Dana Hotels' Vertigo Sky Lounge. The party also doubled as a going away party for Grant who is preparing to move to NYC. Check out more pics from this diverse event as well as the other events that went down!
House band Ndio Soul performed during the beginning hours of the party.
A picture view of some of the skyline highrise buildings. The Vertigo Sky Lounge was on the top floor which was the 27th floor.
A pic of YOURS TRULY with guests in VIP which included actor Jason Steed (second from left).
A beautiful shot of the opening area of the Vertigo Sky Lounge with guests.
The mens bathroom had a WHITE PARTY chalk board where folk could sign on.
PRIOR TO CHI-TOWN:
We checked out Stress Free Friday's Mark Anthony Jones' pre-b-day party at Olive Bistro last Saturday. He celebrated it with Stress Free supporter Kim Brown who also was celebrating her b-day.
Jones showing off his b-day cake made and shaped like the bottle of his favorite drank, Crown Royal.
SLLLLLLLLURP. Brown sippin and b-day drank.
Jones with well wishers which included socialite Sonia Brascomb (second from left).
Jones and more well wishers.
Jones with childhood buddy Corey Maxey.
Jazz promoter General Ed Patten with his fiancee. He said that he was moving to Philly to get married. Congrats yawl! .
Well wisher Miss Audrey with Jones.
Another well wisher was LeRoy "Binky" McPherson.
Singelsvibe's Tony Russell also came though.
Jones with Kim Bracken.
Jones with his Uncle George.
Jones with friend Olive Bistro bartender Joyce Bias.
Major Bacton (who was also celebrating a b-day), Brascomb, Kay Green and Jones.
NOTE: For those who know Jones does when he parties you know he got down on the floor. Literally. LOL
We peeped out comedian Paul Mooney at House of Comedy. Here he's taking a pic with bouncer Black Pearl's Ed Lover. Mooney did three shows that night.