Derek Watkins covered the very first issue of UPTOWN in the summer of 2004. Here, he riffs on the early days of fame and where he is 10 years later.
Fresh off her stratospheric success from her performance in 12 Years A Slave, Lupita Nyong’o talks costars, love and invaluable lessons.
Kali O’Mard’s desire for a realistic fitness regime for those with active social lives led to the program that now defines his style of training.
From intergalactic and underwater meetings with Prince and Erykah Badu to what Diddy does for her whenever she asks to whom she just might end up slapping soon, there’s a whole lot you still don’t know about Janelle Monae.
With a new collaboration with Hennessy, Brazilian art duo Os Gêmeos combines art and commerce while remaining shockingly authentic.
A reprieve from the city’s more bustling, touristy areas, the 16th arrondissement is where the perfectly refined Parisian experience awaits.
Boris Kodjoe talks about his successful modeling career, his passion for photography and what he learned from the icons of yesteryear.
L.A. isn’t known as a cultural capital but these three museums prove that it should be.
Luke James is destined for stardom. His single “I Want You,” from the 2011 mixtape #Luke, garnered a 2013 Best […]
Photography by Matthew Williams “This is the best place in the world to be,” says John Legend about New York […]