Vashtie Kola

by Sage on April 18, 2016

LOS ANGELES - DEC 11: Vashtie Kola at the Rihanna's First Annua

Place of Birth: Albany, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 23, 1981

Ethnicity: Indo-Trinidadian, Afro-Trinidadian

Vashtie Kola is an American music video director, filmmaker, artist, designer, creative consultant, and disc jockey. Both of her parents are from Trinidad. Her first name and surname are likely of East Indian origin. She has talked about growing up in Albany:

I assumed I was black. But the black kids were like, ‘You look Indian,’ and the Indian kids were like, ‘You look black.

Source: http://www.vashtie.com

Photo by kathclick/Bigstock

{ 5 comments… read them below or add one }

fuzzybear44 April 26, 2016 at 11:30 pm

Quote:
(I assumed I was black. But the black kids were like, ‘You look Indian,’ and the Indian kids were like, ‘You look black.)

I can’t honestly say until recently, I have never witness this stuff before. My niece calls my house crying, because this dumb boy tells her she’s to light to be seen as black

fuzzybear44 December 20, 2016 at 12:57 am

meant to say (can) honestly say

fuzzybear44 December 20, 2016 at 1:01 am

(I assumed I was black ,Indian kids were like, ‘You look black )

Well I guess majority rules, you’re black lol

fuzzybear44 December 20, 2016 at 1:00 am

(I assumed I was black ,and Indian kids were like, ‘You look black )

Well I guess majority rules, you’re black lol

phaedra April 26, 2016 at 10:27 pm

Looks it.

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