#UPPInterview: A Guide To TheTrophyLife

More than a fan. Julissa B known best as The Trophy Life has a passion for Hip Hop and knack for finding the greatest, hidden acts in the industry. Open to listening to all walks of Hip Hop, The Trophy Life is specifically determined to find the best out of her hometown, Brooklyn. Spotted Behind the Scenes with Phresher, Casanova, Desiigner & Manolo Rose to name a few; if you see an artist grace The Trophy Life‘s social media, there is a 99.9% chance they are about to take over the Hip Hop scene.

Continue reading

#UPPInterview: Basketball Star Anthony Ireland Debunks Health Myths, Talks Eating Right & Mental Health

More Than Basketball. Connecticut native and Waterbury bred athlete Anthony Ireland, took the city by storm with his endurance, talent and overall drive as a High School Basketball star at Crosby High School. Continuing his legacy on the West Coast, at Loyola MaryMount University, The CT repper went on to play through 3 West Coast Conferences, and was highlighted as one of the Universities’ most underrated player making big shots in a 2014 LA Times article. The then college graduate would take his dreams of the league on the road, signing to International teams based in France, Greece and currently Poland.

Continue reading

#UPPresents: Women Of CT ‘Ep. 2’ – Weavvy

In the second episode of our Women Of CT series, things got personal with girl boss Weavvy. Setting the internet ablaze with her quality line of hair, girl boss Weavvy unleashes all of her secrets to entrepreneurship, the story behind the hair, Motherhood, what it means to be a woman and gives the ultimate response for driven filled women in search of romantic relationships.

Continue reading