Keishia McLeod | Legacy Records

Photos by Ella Gagiano, Ella Gagiano Studios What started out as a socially minded entrepreneur’s idea to promote the beauty and diversity of music industry has blossomed into a bona fide movement. Legacy Records CEO, Keishia McLeod’s innovative approach is making waves in the music industry as the first recording label to pay its artists

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Baccarat Invites Yoshiki to Collaborate For The Launch Of Harcourt Show Exhibition

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Kombucha – The Fermented Tea For Your Health

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Chicken Cordon Bleu Kebabs

Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 10 minutes Servings: 3  Skewers Nonstick cooking spray 2 chicken breasts (6 ounces each), cubed 1 ham steak (6 ounces), cubed 6 bamboo skewers (8 inches) 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon pure maple syrup 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/4 teaspoon paprika 1 teaspoon extra-virgin olive oil Sauce 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons flour 1 cup lactose-free 2% milk 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 cup shredded Swiss cheese salt,

Letter From the Editor

Dear Reader, 

Welcome to our October Entertainment issue.

There is an inevitable surge of artistic creativity in the pages that follow.  

This issue is special because it nods to ideas that are in the  DNA of High Rise Life magazine, while looking forward with new perspectives and new trends, as well as an exploration  of entertainment industries increasingly diverse and inclusive spirit.  

 With this in mind, we enlisted one of entertainment worlds most refreshing new faces to star on our cover: Keishia McLeod, CEO of Legacy Records. Legacy Records, based out of Las Vegas, Nevada is the first known American recording label to pay its artists, vendors, and contractors in cryptocurrency.  

The best bit? We get to share it all with you. 

Cheers! 

Selcen Kavruklar

Editor-in-chief 

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