Meek Mill’s Dreamchasers Artist Chino Shot In The Head In Drive-By Shooting


Baltimore rapper and dirtbiker Chino out of Meek Mill‘s Dreamchasers camp was shot in the head Friday morning in Baltimore and is in the hospital recovering, according to media reports. Visit for more information Poilce said a 20-year-old man was sitting in a vehicle at about 10:45 a.m. Friday in the 2300 block of […]

Freddie Gray Trials On Hold After Maryland Court Agrees To Hear Appeals Of Officers

The Court of Appeals in Maryland has ordered that the trials for officers involved in theFreddie Gray case be delayed after agreeing to hear appeals from five of the six officers in the matter. This order will postpone Officer Edward Nero’s trial, which was scheduled to begin next week. Visit for more information Right before Monday’s […]

Nathan “Bodie” Barksdale, Inspiration For ‘The Wire’, Dead At 54


A Baltimore drug kingpin who inspired characters on HBO’s classic series The Wire has died in federal prison in North Carolina. Visit for more information Baltimore Health Department spokesman Sean Naron confirmed on Tuesday that 54-year-old Nathan “Bodie” Barksdale died in a medical prison in Butner. Barksdale ran a heroin business in Baltimore in […]

Activist DeRay Mckesson Outlines Plans For Mayoral Race

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After declaring he has plans to run for Mayor of Baltimore, Civil Rights activist DeRay Mckesson, 30, has raised over $77,000 in nine days and has outlined his plans for the city, releasing them on Friday [February 12, 2016] according to the Huffington Post. Visit for more information Mckesson’s plans are focused on education, […]

Premiere: Listen As D.King & Trina Collaborate On “Bad”


D. King is looking to raise the bar for 2016 with his newest single “Bad“, which features Female Hip Hop legend Trina. Fresh off the release of his critically acclaimed single “Light It Up” which features buzzing MC Tate Kobang, D. King’s freshman ambition is wonderfully mixed with Trina’s refined veteran confidence in “Bad”, which […]

Black Lives Matter Activist, DeRay Mckesson Is Running for Mayor of Baltimore


Meet the Black Lives Matter advocate doing more than just protesting. Visit for more information Thirty-year old DeRay Mckesson, who rose to prominence in the past year after being one of the forerunners of the national Black Lives Matter movement, has officially filed to run for mayor of Baltimore just 83 days before election […]

President Obama To Visit Mosque For The First Time As President


President Obama will make the first visit during his presidency to a U.S. mosque, the White House announced Saturday[January 30, 2016], part of the administration’s push to promote religious tolerance at a time when rhetoric linking Islam with terrorism is growing. It’s actually the first time any president has visited a Muslim religious facility on American soil […]

Freddie Gray Case: Jurors Deadlocked


Deliberations will continue today as Judge Barry Williams has ordered jurors to work on getting a unanimous decision in the guilt or innocence of Officer William Porter for the death of 25 year old Baltimore man Freddie Gray. Visit for more information After 10 hours of deliberations on Monday, jurors sent a note to […]

America’s Melting Pot Boiling Over


Volatile situations that have yielded nothing but the dead bodies of young Blacks and Latinos at the hands of law enforcement is a familiar story and open sore in American society, however, the deaths of African Americans at the hands of white civilians have once again become an issue of greater concern. Since the death […]

Jury Selection For Officer Involved In Freddie Gray Death Begins Today

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The first of six officers that have been charged in the death of Baltimore man Freddie Gray who died in police custody earlier this year will begin his trial today, with jury selection being the primary agenda in the city of Baltimore. Visit for more information Officer William Porter faces charges of assault, manslaughter, […]

Baltimore Surpasses 300 Homicides For The First Time In 16 Years


The murders of a 27 year old man and a 22 year old man sends Baltimore’s homicide rate past the 300 homicide mark for the first time since 1999. Visit for more information The stabbing of the 27 year old and the shooting death of the 22 year old pushed the Maryland metropolis up […]

Judge Will Allow Officer’s Statements In Freddie Gray Case


Police advocates say Baltimore’s settlement jeopardizes officers’ rights to an unbiased trial Visit for more information Prosecutors received a slight win yesterday as the judge presiding over the Freddie Gray case has denied the defense’s request to bar officers’ statements. On Tuesday, the six officers charged in the Gray case attended a pre-trial hearing […]

Baltimore Rappers D. King & Tate Kobang “Light It Up” On New Single


Returning today fresh off “To The Top” featuring Malik Ferraud, Baltimore native rapper D.King rekindles the flame with Tate Kobang who also happens to be a Baltimore native. Tate, who recently signed with Lyon Cohen at 300 has been on a tear of late. The new single entitled “Light It Up” would be exactly what you’d expect […]

New Video: Phizzlas – “TruE Step”


Baltimore’s fastest upcoming emcee Phizzals returns this evening after releasing his highly anticipated video for his new single entitled, “TruE Step.” The uptempo, and always perky artist has been touring along the east coast, giving his live audiences a taste of what exactly the “TruE Step” is so that they can live the music rather then just listen. Kudos […]

Freddie Gray’s Family Reaches $6.4 Million Settlement

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The family of the Baltimore man–Freddie Gray–who was injured, and later died, while in police custody has reached an agreement on a settlement. Freddie Gray’s family met with Baltimore City officials to discuss the settlement, which is only pending approval by the city Board of Estimates, which will meet tomorrow. Visit for more information If […]

Three Charged In Rape and Murder of Baltimore Teen

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Three suspects have been charged in the brutal murder of a teenager. Visit for more information According to NY Daily News, on June 7th, 16 year old Arnesha Bowers was found dead in her grandmother’s burning home. The suspects Adonay Dixon, 23, John Childs, 20, and 14 year old Raeshawn Rivers are accused of […]

Watch Visual For Young Goldie’s “No Problems”

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Growing up in Sandtown, faced with the same scrutiny that Freddie Gray faced, B-More rapper Young Goldie has emerged from the riots as one of the city’s hottest talents. Visit for more information Bred in the inner city of Baltimore, Young Goldie never lost hope of achieving his dreams of musical success, and things […]