In Episode 033, Shawn Owens sits down with us to discuss becoming a sponsored skateboarder at age 14, receiving a Nike sponsorship, being an African American skateboarder in the early ’90s compared to now, his skate/lifestyle brand ‘Sloppy Dayz’ and much more.
In Episode 032, Aminah Mckenzie touches on the importance of location scouting for photoshoots, her revered “GIRLS” photoshoot, experiencing Teen Vogue headquarters, accidentally dropping her camera in a lake the day of her first major interview and much more.
In Episode 031 of The Perfect Play podcast, The Felipe Brothers speak on the inception of their production company, the untimely passing of their oldest brother Reggie Felipe, why they don’t feel the need for expensive equipment to be a talented photographer or videographer, their next big projects, and much more.
In episode 026 of our podcast we sit down with Wig Seamstress Sheree. Hailing from Virginia Beach, Virginia she discusses the influence of her mother being a beautician, going to Virginia State University, being a black female business owner, creating her own style for specific wigs and how she plans to push boundaries on hair […]
In Episode 025, Trey Hill speaks on his catholic school upbringing, his introduction to skateboarding, how he feels having a structured childhood foundation played a huge part when he was falsely accused of grand larceny, how he began working at skate supply, running his own skate shop Surplus and how he plans to continue to […]
In Episode 024, Vonsensei speaks on how he went from being an outcast in high school to becoming a notable musician amongst Norfolk States students, How making music all stemmed from his first love of writing poetry, How his standout song ‘Henny’ reached unexpectedly reached a million plays and how he plans to create a […]
In Episode 023, Al Dom$ explains growing up in Norfolk, Virginia, Jay-Z heavy influence on him musically, how “Legal Trappin” is relatable to all walks of life, His mother initially influencing his hit song pray and much more. Listen to the full podcast below now.
In Episode 022, Arguably the most unique creative artist to ever hail from Virginia, Opal discusses independent process in creating all of her music, How her hit song “France” stayed relevant for two years without being obtainable on any streaming services, How it felt to have her song “Coco Miyaki” featured on notable TV drama […]
In Episode 020, special guest Dawntay discusses his multi-faceted creative brand märket, his rise from sales associate to general manager/buyer at the esteemed boutique CREAM in Virginia, the story of how they gained their coveted pinnacle Nike account and much more. Listen to the full podcast below now.
In Episode 019 of The Perfect Play Podcast we sit down with Suffolk native 23 year old Yuong Blizz. Blizz shares stories about how he started out as a rapper, why 50 cent is his biggest inspiration in music, why he feels most of Virginia’s artist have adopted a “crabs in a barrel mentality”, how […]