Though her résumé now reads like a drop-down menu of achievements — DJ, designer and model — Vashtie is still the endearing, soft-spoken person I buzzed around while prepping for a fashion photoshoot.“I’m beyond busy and becoming busier by the moment,” she says about her multiple jobs.
“Naturally, [as] women, we take on more than we can handle.”Today, as we settle into our interview, Vashtie still reminds me of who she was years ago.
She also directed videos for Solange, Kendrick Lamar, Jadakiss and Justin Bieber.
Their union seemed like a match made in heaven since she has a love for art and all things creative, just like P, but that wasn’t enough to keep them together in the limelight.
Playing only music from the late '80s and early '90s, the event brought out a mix of tastemakers and celebrities including Dave Chappelle, Jay-Z, Ne-Yo, Jermaine Dupri, Patrick Ewing, Redman, DJ Premier, The Clipse, Maxwell, Chanel Iman, Zoe Kravitz, Grand Puba, Lord Finesse, and Ki D Cu Di.
Although its residency is in New York City, the party has taken place in Miami, Paris and Amsterdam.
Kola was born and raised in Albany, New York, and is of Indo-Trinidadian and Afro-Trinidadian descent.That girl who prefered to be behind the scenes, rather than clamoring for the spotlight.The difference, however, is the curly-haired girl sitting before me in a furry, pink crop top and black slacks now understands the power of being front and center.DJ Khaled, Ben Simmons, 2 Chainz, Big Boi, Odell Beckham and Travis Scott all laced up various colorways of the model.Stalley represents his fellow Ohioan, Conceited felt like Rodman, French Montana rocks unreleased Yeezys and more in today's Celebrity #Sole Watch.