The Hype Magazine’s Second Annual “Meet & Greet Red Carpet Experience Tour” Makes Its Way Back to Atlanta
Atlanta’s Meet and Greet Red Carpet Experience is a vital part of The Hype Magazine’s tour series, which ignites each city for one special night of networking, fashion and entertainment. A part of The Hype Magazine’s national “Meet and Greet Red Carpet Experience Tour”, this 2nd annual Atlanta celebration follows capacity events in Houston, Los Angeles, Detroit, Chicago and Memphis. Co-mingling, exclusive performances and red carpet appearances from the “Who’s Who” of each tour stop city, The Hype Magazine “Meet and Greet Red Carpet Experience Tour” brings a unique opportunity to support the entertainment landscape nation wide!
The first round of confirmed attendees for this red carpet event include: Host – Diamond (Sisterhood of Hip Hop), Co-Host – Mr Marc D, #OfficialHype Award Recipient – DC Young Fly, #Who’s Who Award Recipient – Sam Hoody (Mixtape Kitchen), Lil Scrappy (Love & Hip Hop ATL), Shanae Thomas (Bad Girls Club & The Walking Dead ), Bambi (Love & Hip Hop ATL), Parlae (Dem Franchise Boyz), Baby D, Lil Mook, Michael “Hot Mike” Buckholtz (‘Diamond’ Multi-Platinum Producer & Songwriter), Willie Myers (A & R – Defiant/No Genre/Grand Hustle), Emmaline (Artist – Defiant/No Genre/Grand Hustle), Mario Fannin (NFL – Former Denver Bronco; Free Agent), Dan Hunt (Program Director – Power 96.1 FM Atlanta), Maddox (Assistant Program Director/Music Director & On-Air Personality at Power 96.1), Chris Larceny (“The Lick” Movie Director), Mama Ca$h, Mil Tickit, Tocarra Hamilton, Producer James Worthy, New Atlanta R & B crooner Travis Daniel and of course #TeamHype (The Hype Magazine’s CEO Jameelah Wilkerson, Sales Manager Angela Nash, Fashion Editor Daja Marie, Director of Music Keith McNeil, Executive Editor Toya Tharp and Media Correspondent Diamond Kesawn)!
Key highlights from the night will include a tribute to the Atlanta entertainment industry, The Hype Magazine #Who’sWho Award will be presented to Sam Hoody of Mixtape Kitchen for his industry wide impact on music and artists’ careers, also an “#OfficialHype Award” will be presented to emerging artist DC Young Fly, recognizing him as a rising force within the industry.
This “Meet and Greet” will present a “Hype Style” fashion show which will feature a slew of top Fashion Designers and boutiques such as Jenee Dionne, D’An Don Juan-Harrold (Model Haven Boutique), Roy Wells Jr. ( Dy Shoes), Mo’Aqua Phillips (Akoyin Designs), Drugs Clothing (Do Right U Gain Success), Theo Griffin and Curtis Harrison (First Verse Apparel) and more to come.
An invitation only listening session precedes the “Meet and Greet” on September 28th at Penthouse Studios.
Each event is graced by national media and personalities who enjoy a unique evening where everyone attends to see and meet like minded people and catch some great show segments for their entertainment.
Previous successful events:
BET Experience 2015 “Meet and Greet” in Los Angeles (presented alongside Dope Music); BET Experience 2015 “Media Appreciation” Gifting Suite (presented alongside Publicity Connection); Houston, TX (presented alongside Skyway Production); Detroit, Memphis, New York and more.
Outside of The Hype Magazine’s branded Meet and Greet Red Carpet Experience Tour stops, its Fashion Editor Daja Marie, can be seen hosting red carpets of official Fashion Week events at locations in, New Jersey, Atlanta, Dallas, New York, and more. Her keen sense of fashion drives elements of the industry and she has covered major names in depth.
Coming off their win of “Magazine Publication of the Year” award during the 2015 SCM Awards (www.scmawards.com), The Hype Magazine will also be celebrating its 2015 YGEA Awards “Magazine of the Year” and 2015 SEA Awards “Publication of the Year” nominations. Fashion Editor Daja Marie is also nominated for the 2015 SEA Awards Journalist of the Year Award.
About The Hype Magazine
Founded in 2002, The Hype Magazine grew from a one-page newsletter, to a major print media outlet, adding retail outlets as of December 2013. With only one year on shelves in major retailers in the United States, Europe and Asia, Hype captured “Magazine Publication of the Year” honors at the seventh annual SCM Awards in March of 2015. Covering “News from Hip-Hop to Hollywood”, The Hype Magazine’s diverse content, has made it an entertainment industry powerhouse on multiple continents.
Currently, The Hype Magazine is available in more than 3,000 stores including select Walgreens, Barnes and Noble, CVS, Target, Kmart, 7-11 and many more. (www.thehypemagazine.com)