Brian Skinner formerly of the Philadelphia 76ers sits at courtside before a game

ONYC Sightings: What Are Your Thoughts on Hampton Univ. Banning Locks & Cornrows?

We’ve heard this before in intimate discussions amongst friends who feel that if people wear certain hairstyles that are known to African-American culture, it would hinder their chances in corporate America. What are your thoughts on the recent case with Hampton University, banning locks and cornrows for their MBA-program students? Is it really a bad idea, or should corporate America change their perspective on looks?

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Nicki Minaj

ONYC Sightings: Rihanna Opens Up on Oprah, Miley Cyrus’ Blonde Pixie & Nicki Minaj American Idol Judge

So, maybe giving Nicki Minaj a host on American Idol is a great idea. She has shown her worth to the media and isn’t a musician, but understands what sells. And this was her surprise to the fans after canceling a few tour stops. This should be good especially since Mariah Carey is on board and is so soft spoken.
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Marsha+Ambrosius in 2012

ONYC Sightings: Solange For Madewell, Marsha Ambrosius Bday & Melanie Fiona Goes Blonde

Oh we can’t forget the gorgeous Marsha Ambrosius, a former member of the English Soul/R&B duo Floetry, she released her first solo album Late Nights & Early Mornings on March 1, 2011. She rocks those luscious curls that we all want on a regular. Try our Curly Addiction 3B Curl (closest to Marsha’s hair) or the Mongolian Kinky Curly to get the best look.¬†She is turning 34 today and we wish her the best.

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