L3 Magazine July 2012 Edition Dishes on Don Corleon, Super Woman Karyn White, Susie McLean, 2012 Mission Catwalk Winner Gregory Williams, Jamaican Olympic Fashion designed by Cedella Marley, Patra’s return and more!
Canada’s #1 Caribbean-Urban Magazine, L3, launched the July, 2012 edition of their publication today.
This month’s edition of the popular online magazine features the musical mastery of Don Corleon. Interviewed by Tricia ‘ZJ Sparks’ Spence, Don opens up about his music, in particular the recording process which some find grueling but the industry deems perfection.
Though he is the man behind several of Jamaica’s largest musical releases Don remains a very private producer so this rare glimpse into his inner workings is much appreciated and a read that his millions of fans around the world will appreciate!
R&B is one of America’s most beloved forms of musical expression. L3 spoke to Karyn White whose classic 1990’s hit, “Super Woman” is a mainstay on radio still to this day. With the release of her new album Carpe Diem (Seize the Day), L3 learned that Karyn’s message in music has been adapted to the times, complimenting her status as a classic R&B vocalist.
Karyn is energetic, funky and so full of life that her personality will infect you! Catch every word from the fabulous artist and find out why she’s been away for 20 years….
Toronto’s Susie McLean has a voice that is the calm after a thunderous storm! Our Jennifer Menster caught up with the Jazz vocalist after her performance and feature at the 2012 staging of the Toronto International Music Summit where Susie wowed industry executives and fans alike with her soulful and tickilishly playful voice. All Jazz lovers will appreciate Susie and her take on life.
Mission Catwalk has just crowned their 2012 winner who is the absolutely talented Gregory Williams.
The young designer had the staying power to endure the competition, and now, has the chance to head to London Fashion Week 2012, and will work with esteemed Trinidad & Tobago Master Savile Row Tailor Andrew Ramroop. We have the exclusive details about Gregory’s win, and his highlight reel of his designs.
Cedella Marley, daughter of Bob Marley continues to keep her Father’s legacy alive while firmly establishing her undeniable talent and eye for Fashion.
Designing the 2012 Olympic gear for Team Jamaica, Cedella takes Jamaica’s National pride to needle and fabric as she conveys the essence, might and resilience of the countries’ elite competitors. You will definitely enjoy the photo spread which includes top Olympian, Usain Bolt!
Dancehall artist Patra has been busy as of late with her fans buzzing about her return. We asked her how it feels to have such an outpouring of love. Her surprise answer and more is enclosed.
Rounding out the musical element, L3 reviews the new album from Courtney John, Delly Ranx, Kardinal Offishall and the Mind Change riddim produced by Inspired Music. Our Centrefold editor, Jerome Dupont highlights the beauty of Sabrena, while our travel editor explores the worlds’ top 10 smallest cities. Natasha Thomas, our Caribbean Affairs editor, keeps us current on the Caribbean’s top artists which is detailed in her charts.