TRUE ORIGINALS: Feb. 26, Kingston. As part of his introduction to island night-life, hip-hop veteran Snoop Dogg was hosted in true yardie fashion by Damian Marley, who recently took the rapper to the weekly Culture Yard in Trench Town.
ROAD TRIP: Feb. 26, Kingston. With a film crew in tow, Snoop Dogg (and Damian Marley) hit the Kingston streets to meet and greet locals. The rapper was recently a guest of the Marleys who are helping to craft tracks for Snoop's forthcoming studio album.
PEACE OUT: Feb. 26, Kingston. Snoop and his burly bodyguard also paid a visit to the shanty-towns of Downtown Kingston, his every move documented by his personal videographer.
FRIENDS & FAMILY: Feb. 26, Kingston. A host of reggae entertainers like Julian Marley (left) and Christopher Ellis, were also on hand for Snoop Dogg's recent mini-tour of the Jamrock capital.
HOLDING POWER: March 1, Philadelphia. The ever-award-worthy Sheryl-Lee Ralph was among the honorees last Thursday at the 36th anniversary gala for the African American Museum of Philadelphia Heritage. Hearty congrats!