Pattycakez: Buffie The Body Blows The Whistle On The Entire Urban Modeling and Hip Hop Industry!
Selling Out To The Urban Model Industry
Among gracing the top urban magazines numerous times, it seems it was just for exposure because quite often than not the reality is that these magazines don’t pay well at least not to model Buffie ‘The Body’ Carruth. She recently spoke openly about the glory days of her urban modeling career, and how out of all her photoshoots for the top selling magazine like King, Smooth, Source, Vibe and many others she only ended up collecting a check from one magazine brand Black Men SSX.
In a recent YouTube video, the former model turned fitness guru exposed the darker-side of the urban model industry, and due to newer less business savvy models are bearing all these goodies for free on social media has left a stains on the entire industry. The days when a model would get hotel stay and few thousands of dollars to be photograph wearing a swim wear are long gone. This is the main reason why the woman famous for her most prized assets that ginormous booty is living a better life as a fitness guru.
Buffie The Body spoke on her frustration and had this to say:
“I had done all of the magazines. There was only seven major magazines that we could be in, us urban models.
Black Men, Black Men SSX, Smooth, Vibe, XXL, KING, The Source.
Out of those seven magazines I know I did each several times. And only one of them paid, the Black Men SSX. If you were one of the lucky models you were good..but the other six mags didn’t pay anything.”