NEW MUSIC: Ky-Mani Marley “Fancy Things”

“Fancy Things”, is the second single from his upcoming album Maestro. Strumming acoustic guitars with an electrifying beat, Ky-Mani speaks about anti-gold digging women. Maestro, out June 30th, is available for pre-order now. Listen to below! Advertisements

Mothers Do Not Gain Any Benefits From Eating Placenta

Just the thought of doing this makes my stomach hurt. I cannot even imagine eating the placenta or have the desire to do so. However, let’s get into the facts about the research. According to researchers, “Consuming the placenta after birth offers women and their babies no benefit.” If anything, doing this may pose unknown risk…

Ghana Observes A Three Day National Mourning For Flood, Fire Victims

Monday began the three-day national mourning for the lives lost through the flood and fire catastrophe that rocked the capital, Accra. The disaster claimed over 200 lives and destroyed properties “Worth millions of U.S. dollars” last Wednesday. The flooding and rain shut down the capital of Ghana, Accra at a place that the locals Kwame Nkrumah Circle and…

Maryland Woman Dies After Allegedly Receiving Illegal Butt Injections

Kelly Mayhew, a Maryland based freelancer for BET was found unresponsive at a home in Queens and shortly after a call was made to 911 by her mother. Police are investigating the death of the 34 year old who allegedly received butt injections while in the basement of the home in Queens, New York. What may…

BPA Still Found In Canned Food Linings

According to a new report from the Environmental Working Group (EWG), BPA or bisphenol A is still found inside the metal lining of food cans today. Even though it is less common, the chemical has been linked to several health problems. From January to August of 2014, EWG looked at 225 brands by 119 companies….

Easton Could Be A Place For A Medical Marijuana Factory

In 2014, Maryland’s medical marijuana laws were updated. The law now allows commercial entities to grow and dispense medical marijuana. Now a group that specializes in cultivating marijuana for health benefits is seeking to set up shop in a facility in Easton. The Star Democrat of Easton reports that CBD Wellness Group has made a presentation to…

VIDEO: Akon Interview At Mawazine 2015

During Akon’s interview at Mawazine 2015, Akon talks about how the responsibility shouldn’t be forgotten, but further acknowledged — if you have means to help people. “Well, when it comes to ‘humanitarian’, I think — even outside of being an artist — anyone with success should always put themselves in a position to help others. You…

NEW MUSIC: Tamar Braxton “If I Don’t Have You”

“You should know if I don’t have you / Rocks me to the core / I can’t love no more / If I don’t have you / Know I’m done for sure / Nobody worth fighting for,” she belts. Tamar’s new album Calling All Lovers, the follow-up to 2013’s Love and War, is due July…

May The Deadliest Month In Baltimore Since 1972

Well, Baltimore made the national news at the end of April and the beginning of May because of the riots that took place over the death of Freddie Gray. Freddie Gray, a Baltimore man who was arrested in Baltimore and died from a spinal injury while in police custody. His death sparked the riots that…

New Maryland Free School Meals Law In Effect

Tuesday June 2, 2015, the enactment of The Hunger Free Schools Act of 2015 is scheduled to be announced. The new Maryland law will allow the entire school that your child attends to qualify for free breakfast and lunch. Before this law, only certain individual students qualify for free lunch. Del. Keith Haynes, who is…