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Amber Abundance

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Release Date: 07/18/2022

A Princess Found: Sarah Culberson show art A Princess Found: Sarah Culberson

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Princess Sarah Culberson shares her amazing story of being a biracial child adopted by a White family in West Virgin to discovering in her twenties that she was a Mende Princess of Bompe in Sierra Leone!  Sarah's incredible journey is documented in her book, "A Princess Found," which is being adapted to a Disney movie.  To learn more about Sarah's journey and her work as a philanthropist, public speaker, educator, writer and actress follow Sarah on social media @IamPrincessSC and her charity: SierraLeoneRising.org

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Rush Imhotep: Wealth Management show art Rush Imhotep: Wealth Management

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Rush Imhotep graduated cum laude from Cornell University, with a bachelors of arts in Africana Studies and Business Management. Rush is a student athlete turned successful financial wealth advisor who has been highlighted in Atlanta’s A3C Festival and Conference as a speaker for their panel on “start ups and wealth management.” Follow Rush:

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Wellness Check-In with Erica show art Wellness Check-In with Erica

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Sometimes we have to check-in with ourselves, as the world around us is ever changing so are we and that's OK!  This week, I'm sharing a few practices that have helped me center myself during this chapter of my life.  What helps you center and make you the best version of yourself?

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Jaray Daniel [Banks]: Celebrity Make-Up Artist & Jaray Daniel [Banks]: Celebrity Make-Up Artist & "My Slay Team" Owner

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Jaray Daniel is an accomplished make-up artist who has slayed the faces of some of our favorite television personalities, politicians and entertainers. He also happens to be our make-up artist for the past 5 seasons of the nationally syndicated daytime talk show, Daily Blast Live. I sat down with Jaray in Vegas to discuss pivoting during the pandemic, how he learned to pour into himself the way he pours into clients and the evolution of his beauty agency, "My Slay Team."  For more on Jaray or to book your slay, go to:

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Melody Shari [Holt]: Melody Shari [Holt]: "Love & Marriage: Huntsville and Entrepreneur

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Melody Shari, star of Love & Marriage: Huntsville stopped by Comeback studios in Vegas for a truly candid talk.  Melody is not only a star and producer on OWN's "Love & Marriage: Huntsville" hit reality show, but also the CEO of a multi-million-dollar property preservation business, mother of four and founder of Seventh Avenue Beauty brand.   This businesswoman does it all and opened up about finding herself, dealing with naysayers, dating after divorce and so much more.  Follow Melody on Instagram @MelodySHolt and shop her line: 

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Marcellas Reynolds: Entertainment Reporter and Best-Selling Author show art Marcellas Reynolds: Entertainment Reporter and Best-Selling Author

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Marcellas Reynolds joined "Comeback" to dish on his best-selling books Supreme Actresses: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Hollywood, and Supreme Models: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion.     Marcellas and I got into all sorts of unexpected tea about his experience as the first Black openly gay man on reality TV and subsequent rise in the industry. Be sure to check out Marcellas Reynold's YouTube Originals documentary, Supreme Models, co-executive produced with Iman. For more on Marcellas go to: 

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Desiree Rogers and Cheryl Mayberry McKissack show art Desiree Rogers and Cheryl Mayberry McKissack

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They are the co-owners of two iconic black beauty brands, Black Opal and Fashion Fair, which they bought in 2019. Acquiring not one, but two of the most iconic beauty brands, is unheard of in the beauty business especially by two black women, Desiree Rogers and Cheryl Mayberry McKissack plan to impact the beauty and business industry in unprecedented ways!

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Amber Abundance show art Amber Abundance

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Amber J. Phillips is a storyteller and filmmaker. She creates world building narratives using warm visuals and vulnerable performances through her lens of being a fat Black queer femme auntie from the Midwest. Amber recently released her first short film, Abundance about the limitations and radical possibilities of identity. Amber is the producer, writer, and performer of Abundance that was most recently a 2021 BlackStar Film Festival selection and won the audience award for Best Short Narrative. Amber’s written and visual work...

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Comeback LIVE from Clayton Members Club & Hotel Denver show art Comeback LIVE from Clayton Members Club & Hotel Denver

Comeback with Erica Cobb

It’s a Comeback first, a podcast in front of a studio audience!  I enlisted some of my favorite entrepreneurs to talk about navigating their post pandemic comeback.  You’ll hear from Vasileia Sergakis (Creator of “Cloud 111”) Angel Martinez (Owner of Angel Aesthetics) and Dana Ford-Buerger (Owner of Lariat Boutique).  For more on my panelist as well as future LIVE events.  Please visit my Instagram @EricaCobb

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Dominique Mallard: Creator of “Bill of Rights” for Foster Siblings show art Dominique Mallard: Creator of “Bill of Rights” for Foster Siblings

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Dominique Mallard entered the Colorado welfare system at just 16 years old with her younger brother.  She and her brother were both sent into foster care where they  stayed in close contact for two years until they were seperated. After spending years dealing with the grief and pain of losing her brother, who was relocated without her awareness, Dominique wrote the “Bill of Rights” for Foster Siblings, ensuring that no other siblings in the State of Colorado be separated from each other without access to information of there whereabouts, amongst other rights. Follow Dominique on...

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Amber J. Phillips is a storyteller and filmmaker. She creates world building narratives using warm visuals and vulnerable performances through her lens of being a fat Black queer femme auntie from the Midwest. Amber recently released her first short film, Abundance about the limitations and radical possibilities of identity. Amber is the producer, writer, and performer of Abundance that was most recently a 2021 BlackStar Film Festival selection and won the audience award for Best Short Narrative. Amber’s written and visual work imagines a world where Black womanhood is an abundant overwhelming experience of safety, pleasure, and joy. She is devoted to using radical Black imagination to create stories, art, culture, and community. You can experience more of Amber's work on Instagram and Twitter @AmberAbundance and at AmberAbundance.com