The city of Baton Rouge has been in anguish ever since the police killing of Alton Sterling. Today, the Louisiana capital was struck with more tragedy, as a gunman went on a rampage that killed three Baton Rouge police officers and injured three others.
The recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile have prompted many hip-hop artists to reflect on the platforms they have and how they can use their music to help their communities fight against the oppressive powers that be.
A Tory Lanez concert in Midland, TX was shut down on Saturday night due to a "riot," reports TMZ. There seemed to be tension between Lanez and the venue's security before the crowd got belligerent and the show was cancelled.
The violence in inner city Chicago has been raising at a
geometric rate, and many people are calling for authorities to do more to try
to help these teenagers who are dying and killing one another. Always vocal about his stance on rappers and