ERIKA RAMIREZ

Rolling Stone - Artist to Watch: The Weeknd

But on many of Balloons' tracks The Weeknd entices and explores women, what they bring and what they leave. He sings of women that long to be held and women he longs to hold – but they never seem to be one and the same.

Paper - A Night in the Life of Jasmine Solano

It’s a Saturday night in early September, and when I meet up with Jasmine Solano, clad in jean shorts and a turquoise polka-dot tied shirt, the Brooklyn-based DJ and MC — who just wrapped a 60-city nationwide Deal Or No Deal tour, performing and DJing with Wiz Khalifa — is ready to do what she does best: roam the streets of New York City, hopping from party to party.