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June 24, 2010
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( BPRW) UPTOWN Magazine June/July 2010 Features Serena Williams

Tennis Superstar Serves Up the Sexy in Advantage Serena

(BLACK PR WIRE) (June 24, 2010) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The June/July 2010 issue of Uptown Magazine ( newsstands June 29th features tennis superstar Serena Williams in a revealing interview and sexy photo shoot. Williams discusses last years profanity laced temper tantrum for which she had to pay a record-breaking fine, her on-again/off-again relationship with Common, becoming more religious, and her new gig as a nail technician. 

Other featured stories include Unfaithfully Yours, a look at the downfall of monogamy in the US, The House that Reggie Built, an exclusive interview with the family of the late Reginald Lewis at their palatial estate in East Hampton, NY, a Q&A with Reverend Al Sharpton and celeb interviews with Erykah Badu, Mekhi Phifer and Amerie. 

Uptown’s June/July issue is a great read for summer, it contains a well-rounded dose of entertainment, culture and fashion, said Brett Wright, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer. Serena Williams continues to inspire young women with her drive and success. 

The June/July issue is the first issue to include local editions in Philadelphia and Detroit, joining the local editions in NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, Washington DC and Charlotte. New advertisers include Target, Ultimat Vodka, H&M, Wells Fargo, Toyota and Patron. 

About Uptown Media
Founded in 2004, Uptown Media Group is the only luxury lifestyle company targeting the Affluent African American (AAA) Market. UPTOWN Magazine affords luxury purveyors the broadest access to this highly sought-after demographic. Uptown Media Group, LLC offers traditional and innovative strategies, including UPTOWN Magazine (published bi-monthly with NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, Washington DC, Charlotte, Philadelphia, Detroit and National editions), interactive website,UPTOWN Social event updates and Uptown's signature events. UPTOWN Magazine is available by subscription at and on national newsstands, including Hudson News. UPTOWN Magazine, a toast to Luxury, Lifestyle and Living. 

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