On Monday, March 20th,  at New York City’s The Cutting room, WE tv celebrated their new show Hustle & Soul with a star-studded premiere event where guests experienced a never before seen episode, Q&A with AJ Calloway and DJ set from Questlove

As Chef Lawrence Page is on a mission to elevate his hip Brooklyn soul food restaurant, The Pink Tea Cup, Hustle & Soul follows his journey to bring his staff together and up their culinary game to achieve a prestigious Michelin star. In his struggle to bring classic soul food recipes to the next level, the cameras document Chef Lawrence’s adventure to keep his wild staff in line. As guest were show an exclusive look at an upcoming Hustle & Soul episode, the reality TV circuit rolls out its usual drama, jealousy, power struggles and love triangles loud and clear.

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Lawrence Page attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Dominic D’Angelica and Stefan D’Angelica attend WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Lawrence Page attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

“You can’t buy soul in the store, it’s in you.” Confessed Chef Lawrence during his live Q&A with AJ Calloway.

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: A.J. Calloway and Lawrence Page speak onstage at WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

Preparing his signature mac and cheese and fried chicken and waffles, guests enjoyed Pink Tea Cup nibbles and the Brooklyn dig’s famous Savannah Iced Tea, while DJ Questlove kept the party jumping. 

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Questlove performs onstage at the WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Questlove and Lawrence Page attend WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

The stars of Hustle & Soul sizzle the red carpet:

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Lawrence Page attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Ana Lavender attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Dominic D’Angelica attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Candice Roach attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Thandi Stewart attends WEtv’s Hustle & Soul Premiere Party at The Cutting Room on March 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images for WEtv)

Wetv’s Hustle & Soul Airs Thursdays at 10/9c