The piercing cheers of over 500 New York City school kids trumpeted the kickoff event at Symphony Space for the free album, Songs for a Healthier America. Hip Hop Public Health and the Partnership for a Healthier America, chaired by First Lady Michelle Obama, collaborated to produce the project which features health-conscious songs by Ashanti, Jordin Sparks, Ariana Grande, Monifah, Doug E. Fresh and more.
I was honored and flattered to shoot Kayleen and Kiyleen Sweet 16 right from the start. One night , I picked up a call from a woman.
“Andrew! Im throwing my daughters a sweet 16 and we want you to shoot to shoot it!”
“Great!” I said.
“They are twins!” “I want you to capture this once in a lifetime moment for both of them!”
” ok, No problem”
When the doors opened and Kayleen and Kiyleen came running in, I knew it was got to be a fun night.