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Kelly Rowland Graces The Cover Of Hype Hair’s Fall Style Issue


Kelly Rowland is popping up on the cover of a few major magazines. Last month, she snatched the cover of Essence’s September issue, now the Grammy Award winning R&B singer graces the cover of Hype Hair’s Fall Style Issue. Below are some excerpts:

Award-winning songstress, Kelly Rowland has become a fan favorite since her early days with Destiny’s Child. Not only has she captivated us with her beautiful voice and deeply profound lyrics, but she has also consistently wowed us with her array of hairdos. Whether it’s short and fierce red, bouncy curls, or long and straight, Rowland lights up the room. Hype Hair shines the spotlight on the “Talk A Good Game” singer, and in a sleek photo spread, gives you a detailed how-to on the R&B singer’s many ‘dos.

Another R&B singer that Hype Hair linked up with was former City High songbird and now “R&B Divas LA” star, Claudette Ortiz. Hype Hair spoke with the lovely Ortiz about reality TV, working together with divas that she grew up admiring, and her hair maintenance tips. Other starlets that Hype Hair highlights inside their Fall Style issue are Rihanna, Beyoncé, Gabrielle Union, Sanaa Lathan, Solange, Jourdan Dunn, Logan Browning, Tamar Braxton, K. Michelle, YaYa, and many other beautiful ladies.

Get this issue on newsstands nationwide now.

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Nicki Minaj Graces The Jan/Feb 2013 Issue Of Hype Hair Magazine In An Oversized Blonde Wig


YMCMB’s femcee Nicki Minaj graces the Jan/Feb 2013 issue of Hype Hair Magazine in an oversized blonde wig. Meagan Good, Claudia Jordan, Rihanna, Cassie, Joyful Drake, Persia White, Sanaa Lathan, Teyana Taylor and Kerry Washington are also featured in this issue. Below is an excerpt:

Ever since she stepped into the spotlight, Nicki Minaj has not only wowed us with her skills on the mic, but she has also captivated us with her dynamic style. As her rhymes evolve so does her hair. We’ve seen the “Beez In The Trap” rapper rock wigs that pretty much cover the color spectrum. She’s donned pink wigs, bright green wigs, short and wavy ‘dos and long and straight looks. It is truly a fulltime job trying to keep up with the many looks of the Queens, NY artist, and the Hype Hair staff has stepped up to the challenge many times before. For this go-round HH caught up with Nicki’s personal hairstylist, Terrence Davidson to get the inside scoop on how he and Ms. Minaj create the starlet’s trendsetting hairdos.

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Alicia Keys Shows Off Her New Short And Chic Look For Hype Hair’s November 2012 Issue

For their latest release Hype Hair shines the spotlight on famed singer-songwriter/pianist, Alicia Keys. Ever since her debut single “Fallin” back in the early 2000’s, A. Keys has had us in a trance with her soulful sound, unmistaken beauty, and her jazzy sense of style. Find us a girl who wasn’t inspired to rock wild braided designs on her head from 2001 to 2004 like the lovely Ms. Keys. Since her earlier days, though, her ‘do has gradually transformed from fly braids to long and straight. For the 2012 MTV VMAs, Keys debuted her latest single, “Girl On Fire” live on-stage. Something else she debuted was her fabulous short, sleek and chic look.

Keys upcoming LP, Girl On Fire arrives November 27. What are your thoughts on this cover?

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Keyshia Cole Graces The October 2012 Issue Of Hype Hair Magazine

Singer Keyshia Cole is gracing the cover of the October 2012 issue of Hype Hair Magazine. She sports a platinum hair-do. Below is an excerpt:

Keyshia Cole is without a doubt one of the most captivating singer-songwriters of our time. Her music is enriched with that old school soul that we grew up listening to in our folks’ living room, while at the same time, infused with the hip-hop sound that we grew to love. After a post-wed hiatus, Keyshia comes back strong with the release of “Enough of No Love” featuring Lil Wayne. Again, another hit! Another thing that we love is Keyshia’s plethora of stylish ‘dos. Hype Hair puts the spotlight on Keyshia’s many hairstyles in a glossy spread and offer tips on how you can do it up like the beautiful songstress.”

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Rihanna Gets Curly For The September 2012 Issue Of Hype Hair

International pop star Rihanna gets curly for the September 2012 issue of Hype Hair magazine. For this issue, Hype Hair pays homage to the multi-platinum-selling Def Jam recording artist. Below are some excerpts:

“Rihanna is a lady of many skills. She’s an outstanding singer, performer and actress—and she sure knows how to keep the bloggers on their toes with her headlining activities. Another thing that she’s famous for is her ever-evolving style. Whether her ‘do is blazing red or a stunning jet-black, Rihanna turns heads on the red carpet. In a special feature, Hype Hair highlights the many shades of RiRi and offers simple and affordable tips on how you too can rock the Reb’l Fleur look.”

“Southern female rapper and star of “Love and Hip-Hop: Atlanta,” Rasheeda also graces the pages of the September 2012 issue of Hype Hair. Rasheeda linked up with Hype Hair for an exclusive photo shoot. Dressed in a rocker-like steez, Rasheeda’s long and sleek, black hair is what completes the look for the beautiful two-page spread. Another lovely lady that Hype Hair shines their spotlight on is actress Nicole Ari Parker. Nicole sat down with the ladies of Hype Hair to discuss her busy career and how she balances it all while still being a loving housewife and mother. Also, the savvy businesswoman dished on her new workout-friendly hair product, the Save Your ‘Do GymWrap.  Other starlets that Hype Hair highlights inside their September 2012 issue are Tamar, Keri Hilson, Mariah Carey, Dawn Richards, Katerina “Kat” Graham, Joy Bryant, Mary J. Blige, Beyoncé, and many other beautiful ladies.”

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Sporting A Short Hair-Do & Showing Her Bright Smile: Meagan Good Covers The July/August 2012 Issue Of Hype Hair

The newly married Meagan Good is looking beautiful as she sports a new short hair-do and shows her bright smile on the July/August issue of Hype Hair magazine. For this issue, the publication revisits Meagan to give you an update on her latest looks and ventures. Below is a press release:

Meagan Good is definitely one of the most successful and celebrated actresses of our time. Appearing in numerous films since her teenage years, this beautiful girl with the sweet smile has won over our hearts. Meagan is set to take on another amazing leading role on NBC’s drama series “Infamous”—scheduled for the fall. Also, the ambitious businesswoman has been tapped by Pink Brand to be the face of their Smooth Touch line. There isn’t anything that this lovely lady can’t do! Hype Hair showcases Ms. Good in a glamorous four-page photo spread showcasing her signature asymmetrical cut that fits her personality perfectly.

This issue is on newsstand now!

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Girl You Be Killin Em: Meagan Good Gracing The Cover Of The Jan/Feb 2012 Of Hype Hair

The sexy and talented Meagan Good is killin em on the cover of the January/February issue of Hype Hair. This is a dope way to start off 2012. Hype Hair is the guide to hairstyling, maintenance, care and beauty tips—for women of color. Meagan Good has truly impressed us all with her continuous beautiful looks, which is why Hype Hair has given her the title of their “Breakout Style Star of the Year.” Good sat down with the ladies of HH to chat about her new acting roles on Think Like A Man! and “Californication,” her essential beauty and hair products and her secrets to maintaining her stunning ‘dos. In the new issue HH puts the spotlight on the ladies of VH1’s Love & Hip-HopHH gives their expert commentary on the fabulous hairdos sported by Yandy, Kimbella, Chrissy, Olivia, Emily and Somaya.

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Magazine Cover: Kelly Rowland Gracing The Pages Of ‘Hype Hair’ Sept Issue

R&B songstress, Kelly Rowland, motivates us with her radiant beauty in the September 2011 issue of Hype Hair.

Rowland recently released her third solo album Here I Am. The disc debuted at #3 on the Billboard chart; selling over 77,000 copies in its first week. The single “Motivation” Ft Lil Wayne topped the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Rowland is also a judge on Simon Cowell UK’s X-Factor television show. “I was excited about the opportunity about everything; to find new talent and to be a mentor,” says Rowland. Other celebs such as Sanaa Lathan, Meagan Good, Beyoncé, Tamar and Trina Braxton, Keri Hilson, Alicia Keys, Olivia, Tika Sumpter and Rihanna are featured in the September issue of Hype Hair.

Hype Hair magazine is a lifestyle magazine catering to women of color—offering a guide to celebrities, fashion and hairstyle since it hit newsstands. Hype Hair magazine is distributed worldwide, and is available in most major chains including Walmart, Borders, Barnes & Noble, Rite Aid and 7-11.

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