Bring the Boys Back Home: Tutu Sweeney

Tutu Sweeney is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor based in Los Angeles, CA; his most notable film appearance was in 2002’s The Scorpion King; he is currently at work on a new EP ; click here to visit his SoundCloud profile

Photographed by Angelo Kangleon in Los Angeles, CA, on April 16, 2016

Two of these photos (topmost and 11th from top) are my tributes to the great Malick Sidibé, one of my biggest influences, who had passed away some two days before this shoot)

Inner City Blues: Francis Kenneth

Francis Kenneth is a menswear influencer/blogger and musician based in Los Angeles, CA; click here to visit his blog; follow @franciskenneth on Instagram

Photographed by Angelo Kangleon in Los Angeles, CA, on March 26, 2016

Pinstripe denim utility shirt jacket, Soul Star Clothing; elongated modal jersey tee in white, Matiere; skinny fit tapered jeans, Uniqlo; wooden browline sunglasses in walnut, Capital Eyewear; black stainless steel and tan leather band watch, MVMT Watches; “Trader” work boots in tan, Dickies; “Observer” crew socks with pixelated tribal star pattern, Richer Poorer 

If You On the Block Then Keep Makin’ It Hot: Joy Green

Joy Green is a model, actress and singer based in Los Angeles, CA; she has appeared in several magazines including American Vogue, Elle and Glamour, and has starred in various commercials and music videos; she is set to appear in her first feature film, and is currently recording her first EP

Photographed by Angelo Kangleon in Los Angeles, CA, on March 19, 2016

Calf-length ripped dungarees, Zara; dark wash denim western shirt, vintage; white Nike Air Huaraches

One of these photos (12th from top) was given the VSCO “With Distinction” honors and selected to be part of the curated VSCO Grid

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