Miami, FL – Marijuana has finally become a family tradition for Ed “NJWeedman” Forchion and his five children, Chanel, Ajanea, Daeja, King and Vanessa. Considered by many to be the “Kardashians of Kush,” they are all busy holding down the day to day operations at his NJWeedman’s Joint in New Jersey as well as his new hip hopContinue Reading

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Lee Scratch Perry

Reggae and dub pioneer Lee “Scratch” Perry died August 29th in Jamaica at age 85. Perry started his career as an apprentice to reggae producer Clement Coxsone Dodd. After a time of working with Amalagated Records he formed his Upsetter Records in 1968. He started his career as a soloContinue Reading

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Chopmaster J Digital Underground

Los Angeles, CA – When Digital Underground co-founder and drummer Jimi “Chopmaster J” Dright learned that the City of Oakland would honor his former band and recently deceased front man and co-founder Greg “Shock G/Humpty Hump” Jacobs with a proclamation to recognize the group’s civic and artistic contribution, he was initially elated. However, upon learning heContinue Reading

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Salli Richardson-Whitfield

On Sunday August 22nd the Courageous Conversations series starts with a rountable of three of the most successful Black women directors. Lisa Cortés will moderate the Director 2 Director live virtual conversation with actress and director Salli Richardson-Whitfield and filmaker-producer Crystal R. Emery. URU, The Right To be, Inc. isContinue Reading

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