On November, 14th 2017 , Bleu Life Media Ventures founder and publisher DéVon Christopher Johnson hosted the 2nd Annual Maverick Awards presented by NIVEA MEN honoring Ty Hunter, Christopher Chambers, and Spencer Means at downtown Manhattan’s famed Duane Park burlesque venue. The Bleu Maverick Awards is a prestigious annual ceremony honoring the achievements of Black men in media, fashion, and business. Mr. Hunter, Mr. Chambers and Mr. Means and guests were treated to a special burlesque show by some of Duane Parks most notable acts. Cocktails throughout the evening were provided by BELVEDERE VODKA. And Harlem’s own newcomer, Erwan Alexis, serenaded the crowd with a fusion of hip-hop & R&B to kick off the night.