Thousands of residents in the Jackson, Mississippi city are still without decent drinking water. A city that is predominantly African American. Last month, in February the intense winter storms was a tragic situation for most states, such as Texas and now Mississippi is experiencing a water outage. According to USA TODAY residents in Jackson have to get water from distribution sites simply to flush the toilet, wash dishes and even just to bathe. Officials in the city, said the water pressure was being restored after a winter storm that took its toll on the city just a few weeks ago. Although, in some area of the city residents complained they still were receiving little to no water pressure. /’
Tekashi 6ix9ine is no stranger to controversy as he has been in the news a lot lately since his release from prison last year. Notably with his beef with rapper Meek Mill. But now the rainbow-colored rapper is being sued over his song, “Gooba.” A Texas production company named Beatdemon are claiming that the rapper’s track is a complete ripoff of their original beat song, “Regular.”
Cardi B snagged a bag and her life been going “UP” ever since! From reality TV star to hit rapper. Her career has truly taken off. Now she is celebrating another win. Her hit debut single, “Bodak Yellow,” has now been certified 10x Diamond. Making her the first female rapper in history to have a diamond song.
A 34-year-old man, Ryan Cato was ordered without bail after he was charged with the abuse and death of his girlfriend’s 10-year-old son. According to reports, Cato has a history of violence and has even been charged with choking the mother of his two children in their Brooklyn home.
Grammy award winner, and 24K Magic singer Bruno Mars has teamed up with Anderson .Paak to form the group Silk Sonic. Mars has taken to Twitter recently to let them be a last-minute addition to the performance roster. The duo just released, “Leave The Door Open,” video last Friday.