All Articles Tagged "Hermes"
Celebrities are known for having no regard for anyone’s time but their own—and for expecting to get what they want when they want it—but when it comes to Vibe, they will put you on blast for feeling yourself too much.
In an article in the magazine’s February/March issue, Vibe exposes “The Dark Side of Aubrey Graham,” saying that the current cover with Nicki Minaj originally belonged to Drake until the rapper showed up eight hours late for the cover shoot, refused to wear the clothes that the stylist had picked out for him, and in a divo tantrum, peaced out.
Drake apparently offered to use his own clothes for the shoot but considering the spread was for the Spring, Vibe didn’t think Drake’s typical wardrobe of Hermes and bomber jackets fit the theme. The rapper didn’t take the news too well and hopped in his SUV, although not before offering to pick up the $10,000 bill as reimbursement for the incident. Does that excuse the behavior?
As Necole Bitchie points out, this isn’t the first time Drake had a diva moment at a photo shoot. When working on the cover for Complex magazine last year, he stopped the shoot halfway through and had his own photographer finish the session because he wasn’t “feeling the direction.” He explained his actions in an interview saying:
“I’m not going to take that s***.” “Nah man, I work too f***ing hard for that. So does everyone around me. Not to hate, and to whoever I snatched that opportunity from, I apologize. But this is about what we’re trying to build here.”
I really hate hearing about high maintenance behavior from people who haven’t even been on the scene that long. That’s an easy way to get a reputation for no one wanting to work with you.
What do you think about Drake’s behavior? Was Vibe right to expose him?
Brande Victorian is a blogger and culture writer in New York City. Follower her on Twitter at @be_vic.
More on Madame Noire!
- Single Setbacks: Distractions That Keep Us From Dating
- Keep It Short! Ladies Who Look Better With Short Hair Cuts
- Chris Brown: Can We Forgive and Forget?
- Love & Life Lessons I Learned From “Love & Basketball”
- 6 Ratchet Behaviors Ig’nant People Should Give Up for Lent
- My BFF: The Non-Celebrity Besties of The Famous
- Pregnant Teen Paralyzed in Shooting Dies Months After Giving Birth to Baby Girl
- Show Off Your Shape! Style Tips To Flatter Your Body
Hey, did you ever have the chance to watch that show Centric used to have called, Model City? No? Oh, okay. Well, if you had watched it, you would have had the chance to check out the very scrumptious Wendell Lissimore on the short-run series. Once called the “It boy,” Wendell has covered many fashion magazines, shooting for massive high-fashion brand Hermes and others, and he has made us drool with his love for speedo adorned photo shoots (check those abs, honey!). Now it’s time we introduce you to the hot tottie if you weren’t a fan of the show before, and find out the obvious reasons why all the brothers on there were envious of Mr. Lissimore.