It’s been an incredible year for Black creatives and they deserve to be celebrated. This week’s Stream is a collection of some of my favorite peak Blackness entertainment from the past year.
Listen. I know, it’s been tough choosing who should win in the ten categories featured in this year’s inaugural BIG WILLIES, which is sponsored by Fave Hot Sauce. There’s been so many incredible performances, and so much dope artistry and literature this year, even with everything else going on in the world. So, in orderContinue reading “Dawson’s Ink Presents… The 2020 BIG WILLIES: The Case for Sterling K. Brown”
This is it, the FINAL REVEAL of Dawson’s Ink Presents… THE #INK80. Over the past few weeks, you’ve rocked with me as I’ve celebrated my friends and folks I know that are Activists, Advocates, Artists, CEOs, Changemakers, Creators, Entrepreneurs and Innovators. And while I won’t say that I will ever do this again, what IContinue reading “Day 8: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80 Final 10”
For the past week and a half, I’ve been showing love to all of the folks I haven’t been able to see and hug and give daps to and have drinks with and break bread with during this crazy, crazy year. It’s been fun, and honestly, I never knew how much I needed this: aContinue reading “Day 7: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80”
It’s Tuesday and we’re still in the mix with The #INK80, and today’s list of 10 are the souls that make it their priority to entertain. They are the Artists that we all need to love and appreciate. So check the list, applaud them, and then find ways to support. It’s the least we canContinue reading “Day 6: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80”
Sooooo we took the weekend off in order to catch up and savor the FIRST 40 of The #INK80, which is a list of folks that I know and haven’t been able to see during this unusual year. So I’m using an unusual way to give them all the props they deserve. Are you allContinue reading “Day 5: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80”
Hey! Glad you’ve been rocking with me throughout the first week of THE #INK80 list reveal. After today, 40 names of folks I think are dope will have been revealed, with 40 more folks getting their well-deserved spotlight next week. Today, it’s all about Artists, Entrepreneurs, and Innovators. (Daily reminder: All “rankings” are in alphabeticalContinue reading “Day 4: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80”
Thank you all for checking out The #INK80, where we are celebrating folks that are making contributions to society, and to the culture. This is Day 3, and today’s 10 are Activists, CEOs, and Changemakers. And by now you know that all “rankings” were determined by alphabetical order. Here’s the links to catch up beforeContinue reading “Day 3: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80”
Yesterday we kicked off the #INK80 with the FIRST 10, made up of Creators and Entrepreneurs. Today is the NEXT 10, again with rankings in alphabetical order, with a spotlight on Artists and Advocates. Check the list, and come back tomorrow for more of the #INK80. Let’s GO!
It’s Day 1 of The #INK80 and, as was written earlier, the list is ranked in alphabetical order. However, instead of just listing everyone in order, I’ve decided to add another layer to the daily results and also break the list down by category (Activist, Advocate, Artist, CEO, Changemaker, Creator, Entrepreneur, Innovator). Today’s list willContinue reading “Day 1: Dawson’s Ink Presents… The #INK80 First 10”