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First Gentleman of Hip Hop to Speak at Lane College



The First Gentleman of Hip Hop, Derek "Fonzworth Bentley" Watkins, who is known as Sean Diddy Combs' former personal assistant and the host of the MTV reality show "From G's to Gents," will be the guest Chapel Speaker at Lane College on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the J.F. Lane Health and Physical Education Building. The chapel service is open to the public.


Watkins, graduated from Atlanta’s Morehouse College with a Bachelor of Science degree concentrating in Biology, and attended New York’s prestigious Fashion Institute of Technology. He is the author of the book,Advance Your Swagger: How to Use Manners, Confidence, and Style to Get Ahead. He currently hosts BET's "Lift Every Voice" in which he holds in-depth conversations with popular gospel singers. He was named the First Gentleman of Hip Hop by GQ magazine.


Aside from being an authority on style, manners, and Hip-Hop culture, Bentley is recognized throughout the music industry and the country as a talented artist and



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