MERRY JANE and Entertainment One release first ever music recording to feature sounds extracted from Cannabis plants

Toronto, ON (October 17, 2019) – Today marks the much-anticipated release of “Sticky Situation”, the first ever commercial music single to prominently feature sounds extracted from Cannabis plants. The song brings together a thrilling tag team combo of cross border (Los Angeles/Toronto) R&B and rap stars of today and tomorrow.  “Sticky Situation” features Juno Award-…

Nipsey Hussle Stage Tribute Details Emerge For “Welcome to The West” 2nd Annual Music Festival At Toyota Arena September 20th

August 28, 2019 09:45 AM Eastern Daylight Time LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cabana Life Concerts’ 2nd annual WELCOME TO THE WEST FESTIVAL will be taking place at Toyota Arena on September 20th. Last year, the late Nipsey Hussleheadlined the sold-out concert. At this year’s second annual event, festival producers are planning a star-studded tribute to honor Hussle’s legacy and lasting impact…

“GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®” to Air Oct. 18 on PBS as Part of “Great Performances” Series

August 27, 2019 01:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In collaboration with PBS’ “Great Performances” series,the Recording Academy™ presents “GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®,” the fourth annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Academy’s 2019 Special Merit Awards recipients. Recorded in May at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theatre, the event premieres nationwide…

AWARD-WINNING GHANAIAN AFROBEATS & REGGAE/DANCEHALL ARTIST STONEBWOY RELEASES FOLLOW UP SINGLE “TUFF SEED”

(Accra, GH – Wednesday, July 16) – This past Friday, Ghanaian afrobeats and reggae/dancehall star, Stonebwoy, dropped his follow up single “Tuff Seed,” which exclusively premiered on largeup.com. With less than a week in rotation, “Tuff Seed” has already been featured on a number of globally major streaming platforms, including five of Apple Music’s playlists (Best of the Week, Ghana Bounce, A-List African, Future…

ATLANTA BASED RISING R&B CROONER ALEXIS ROBERTS RELEASES DEBUT SINGLE “DEEPER”

CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT “DEEPER” (Friday, April 12 – Atlanta, GA) – Atlanta based r&b singer Alexis Roberts gears up to make her official debut introduction to the world as she releases “Deeper,” the first single off her upcoming EP, due out later this Summer. Quickly gaining acclamation, Alexis Roberts turned heads with popular covers including “Congratulations” by Post Malone and “Love Galore” by…

GRAMMY AWARD WINNER LIL’ KIM RELEASES NEW SINGLE “GO AWFF”

New York, NY-February 15, 2019) Grammy award winner and music icon Lil’ Kim closes out New York Fashion Week with the release of her new single “Go Awff.” Originally previewed in September at the VFiles Fashion Show while strutting down the catwalk, Kim is excited to finally give her fans what they’ve been waiting for…

5-Years of Southern Laced: Always remember why you started.

FROM THE EDITOR Southern Laced was born out of creativity during a very dark time in my life. Over the course of five years, it has slowly revealed itself as a quiet retreat filled with beauty, smiles, and vibrations of uncontainable sparkles and magical moments. Every day, you’ll find me quietly humming as I orbit…

Be like Rihanna: We’re Taking Shots In Here

The 2017 Grammys will forever be remembered as the year Rihanna dazzled the cameras with her bedazzled flask. Although the customized handmade flask by celebrity fashion designer Glitter Death took 16 hours to crystallize, it only took one share on social media to become the most desirable accessory of the night. View this post on…

The Nine Days That My Breast Stood Still (Part Two)

UNCAGED PHOENIX Note to self… the next time I write Part One for a blog post, I need to post part two the same day [Some of you made it very clear that you did not plan to wait too long for part two.] Nonetheless, thank you for all my readers who reached out to…

The Nine Days That My Breast Stood Still (Part One)

UNCAGED PHOENIX (Sunday March 4th, 2018) …. I believe that the Universe provides subtle hints to where our lives will take us. Now that I have the gift of hindsight, I think it sent one to me four days early, and of all places, it was sent to me on the bridge. No, I am…

3 Trendy Looks for Curvy Women

When it comes to shopping, finding plus size fashionable pieces can sometimes be a chore. Although there are specialty stores that cater to curvy women, some may find the selection limited and/or boring. That’s why we decided to link up with former Southern Laced Beauty of the Week Chay Crews to give you three looks…

The 2nd Annual Southern Laced Creative Arts Awards

UPDATE 2/19/18: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF PARTICIPATION. STAY TUNED FOR MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS. Southern Laced would like to recognize individuals who inspired communities through the field of arts in 2017. Awardees, which include artist working in literary arts, visual arts, theater, music, singing, design, and dance from the Jackson Metro Area…

NEW YEAR REFERRAL PROMO: Do You Need Extra Cash?​

Last year, I introduced you to the new cash back app, DOSH.  Didn’t I tell you it was going to take over social media? My family and friends were able to make so much money! Some were more persuasive than others. For example, my sister has a degree in Marketing. So, it wasn’t a surprise…

Southern Laced 2017 Year In Review

“Growth and pain births success.” – Kelly Stone   2017 has been heaven and hell for Southern Laced. Fortunately, we made it to the end without giving up. If I were to give this year a name, it would definitely have to include the words “growth” and “pain”. GROWTH In order to move to the…

How to Make $200 in Less Than 24 Hours

There’s a new cash back app that’s taking over social media by the name of DOSH that promises to give you $5 after you connect your prepaid or debit card to the app. As an added bonus, DOSH will also pay you $15* for every successful referral until December 31, 2017. Of course, I was skeptical…

​Featured Couple Isaiah Butler and Adrianna Neal #26

Question: Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? Isaiah: I’m from Fort Polk, Louisiana. Adrianna: I’m from Brandon, Mississippi. We both still live in Brandon. Question: How did you meet? Isaiah: We met in high school. We had English together during our Freshman and Senior year. Question: Describe the…