Southern Laced 2016 Year in Review

giphyHappy New Year from! I don’t know about you, but it’s NOT hard for me to say goodbye to 2016. Over the course of the year, we have experienced highs and lows that will forever change us as a nation, as well as, a world.

Before I put 2016 completely behind me, I would like to reflect on the good things that happened in 2016 inspite of all the bad by sharing some milestones Southern Laced achieved.

click hereSouthern Laced has been viewed about 30,000 times in 2016. The busiest day was on November 18th with a total of 1,259 views. 7 Great Sex Tips was the most popular post on that day.


Southern Laced is made of a diverse group of contributors that speak English, French and Spanish. We take pride in tackling hot topics from all over the world.

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With the help of Southern Laced contributors, our archive has now exceeded to over 300 post. Friday’s were our most popular day with traffic boosting at 8:00 AM.

The following posts received the most views in 2016:

  1. 7 Great Sex Tips – November 2016
  2. Kelly Stone talks to Lamorris Williams about Mississippi Motown – March 2016
  3. Dark Skinned, Cute and Unbothered – March 2016
  4. Former College Football Star turn Fashion Entrepreneur of Creatives Denim – June 2016
  5. Gboogie talks to Kamikaze about the possibility of a Crooked Lettaz Reunion, the artist Silas and more! – June 2016

It’s always good to interact with our readers. Receiving feedback is one of the most rewarding things as a writer.


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Although they may not have been popular as far as views, the following post received the most comments in 2016:

  1. HOT TOPICS with Southern Laced Contributors GBoogie and Santana – Audio Series 1 – June 2016
  2. GBoogie talks to Mike Mike of the classic bass group 95 South about their new single “Ridin In My Chevy” and more! – June 2016
  3. GBoogie talks to Donell Jones about his new single with David Banner, his thoughts on today’s R&B artists like Bryson Tiller and more!! – June 2016
  4. 3 Hip-Hop Songs that Sampled Patti LaBelle’s Music – May 2016
  5. New Music Alert! GUCCI MANE “FIRST DAY OUT THA FEDS” – May 2016


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Words cannot express how much I appreciate our Southern Laced contributors. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Your dedication and time has not gone unnoticed. Here are the most read post by each contributor in 2016 (random order):


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Photo Courtesy of K-Reine.

In 2016, I started the Laced Beauty of the Week to recognize aspiring models. The following are the most popular Laced Beauties of the Year:

  1. Laced Beauty of the Week: CLAUDIA
  2. Laced Beauty of the Week: ALEXIS MARIA
  3. Laced Beauty of the Week: ANDREA
  4. Laced Beauty of the Week: CHAY CREWS
  5. Laced Beauty of the Week: JENNIFER A. COLLIER



It’s always good to recognize that love still exist. Here are our most popular Southern Laced Featured Couples for 2016:

  1. Featured Couple Tykie Thurman and Ashly Claiborne-Thurman #22
  2. Featured Couple Mr. and Mrs. Willie McKennis, Sr. #18
  3. Featured Couple Curtis and Jamila Jones #23
  4. Featured Couple Eric and Sellena Hunter #20
  5. Featured Couple James and Sha’ahn #21


img_3456Our visitors came from over 100 countries in 2016! Here’s a list of the top countries they came from:

  1. United States of America
  2. France
  3. United Kingdom
  4. Canada
  5. India

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Thank you for making 2016 a successful year for Southern Laced! May 2017 bring you all that you have ever wanted.

Laced with Love,

Kelly Stone

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