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The songstress lent her support to the city on Sunday by attending a Baton Rouge protest against police brutality.

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Last month, fans were shocked and saddened when Louisiana rapper Boosie Badazz (aka Lil Boosie) revealed that he had been diagnosed with kidney cancer. Although Boosie deleted the original post from his personal Instagram page confirming his diagnosis, many were left wondering what this meant for him, especially considering his 2014 revelation that he’s also […]

Col. Michael Edmonson watched the body camera footage from the scene and provided his take on what happened, stating: "It was the most disturbing thing I have ever seen."

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Yet another up and coming rapper has lost his life to senseless gun violence. Rising Louisiana rapper Young Ready of Baton Rouge, who’s real name is Shannen Hduson, was reportedly one of the victims in a shooting that claimed his life early Wednesday afternoon. Louisiana NBC affiliate KPLC News offered these details on the shooting: […]

After countless years of the hood’s grassroots campaign of “Free Boosie,” the Louisiana rapper Lil Boosie is finally going to be released from prison in a few weeks. Lil Boosie is slated to be released from prison on February 13, 2014. Plenty of reports initially stated Boosie, real name Torrence Hatch, was going to be […]

     It looks like one Louisiana city has had enough of saggy pants, so much so that they have put a ban on the longstanding fashion trend. Terrebonne Parish City Council now “prohibits people from wearing pants that hang below the waist in public, exposing underwear or skin,” according to NBC New York. If they […]

The Opelousas Massacre in St. Landry Parish, La., has baffled historians over the years. From varying accounts, hundreds of Blacks were reportedly killed, because of…

Louisiana rapper Big Unk insists that his life has never imitated his art. The “Go Hard” rapper was arrested in January of this year and charged with possession of 150 pounds of marijuana. Cops in Beaux Bridge, Louisiana also say they found $500,000 worth of jewelry and $72,000 in cash in his home. However, Unk […]