On Friday, we caught some of Red Carpet Fridays at Lure. Pictured are co-promoters Dano Johnson and King Kerry of Hella Fly. The duo co-teamed with Liquid Assets on this event.
Liquid Assets event host Ill Will Fitz gettin it in.
Johnson with two beauties including model Tina J (right)
Some tee-ers that nite
One of the four DJs that nite, DJ Reminise
Some of the artists backstage choppin it up before going onstage.
Another dee-jay there was Charlie Chan Soprano.
Some pretty tee-ers.
King Kerry and Dano Johnson of Hella Fly were there reppin.
Miss Tesha and Nicole Griffin.
More lovely tee-ers.
Hmmm, guess she saw more than his tee. LOL
Tee-ers gettin it in on the makeshift dancefloor.
Rap duo Tef Poe and Corey Black backstage and the Soul Tyde tee.
Event host AI Brown gettin his text on.
All various tees were repped there at Teese.
Daron and his boy looks at a pic that SYGU member Darryl Gillespie just shot of the two.
Therre's breakdancer Nicholas Gates who made conversation with his gold studded boom box--Radio Raheim Style!
A long shot of the stage area with the dee-jays and photos and the Teese flier projected on screen.
Gates bout to get the break goin.
Oops on the Head!
Therre's rapper/producer Black Spade watching the action on stage.
First up performing as rap group Family Affair.
The group got the crowd hyped.
Next was Tef Poe and Corey Black who turned it out with their eclectic jams.
The crowd was into their vibe.
Some didnt have graphics but they wore tees. Two were graphicless were socialite/promoters Fred Finley of 1st Fridays and Keith Harris of Koncepts.
We guess he was what his shirt was. LOL
LME promoter Otto Nichols had his tee on and flier passin on his upcoming summer event, Summer Reign.
People gettin their party on. Ya'll see Darryl Gillespie in the mix? LOL
3 Way Promotions Big Tah was in the building tellin folk what his tee read. LOL
We don;t know what was up with dude in the red bomber jacket but caused no trouble in the graphic tee mix. LOL
Gates was err where up in the Pageant gettin his dance on.
Cuz Gates was even on stage showcasin.
A long shot of the hundreds who attended. It had to have been close to 1,000 folk up in there.
Needles X Nodzilla was the third of four dee-jays who spun that nite.
Singer Theresa Payne was in the building.
Big Kenny also was in the building with his tee.
Kanye Girl and her tee.
AI Brown and Gillespie on stage gettin spotlight time .
A long shot of the crew on stage .
Imperial Events' Meka Wilson and Ezekiel Obasi.
Stl Onfire's Darryl Luckett and Andrew Clark.
One of the turntables with a scratch mix record on it.
Raper Rockwell Knuckles also performed.
Do you see any tee-ers you know?
Rapper Vandalyzm also performed.
Black Spade got on the mic as well.
We can just imagine what was goin on here. LOL
Socialite Yemi Adewunmi showing OUTCAM what he is from his tee. LOL
These three sistas were ret for the OUTCAM!
A.I. minging with the crowd.
Wonder who the sista in the Run DMC tee was texting?
AND THE TEE OF THE NITE BELONGED TO:
Socialite Valarie Johnson. Although it didnt show on the OUTCAM, but this sista had a shirt that lit up like an EQ frequency.
NOTE: OVerall this years; TEESE was the best of all the TEESE that SYGU has done since 2008. The hip-hop elements took it to another level with the four dee-jyas (the other was Stan the Man), performers and of course the hundreds of people dressed in their tees (and some who didnt get the memo).