10 Best Ice Cube Songs of All Time

Ice Cube is an American rapper, actor, and filmmaker, born on June 15, 1969, in Los Angeles, California. He first gained prominence as a member of the influential hip-hop group N.W.A, known for their socially conscious lyrics and controversial subject matter. After leaving the group in 1989, Ice Cube launched a successful solo career, releasing


Deadline approaches for Maryland’s state agencies to submit their MBE procurement plans

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, msayles@afro.com and Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, tmcqueen@afro.com The deadline for Maryland’s 70 state agencies to submit reports on procurement activity and their progress toward meeting Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) goals is quickly approaching.  Back in February, Governor Wes Moore signed an executive order giving MBE-affiliated agencies 60 days


Funktopia’s newest production ‘The Dark Tower’ honors Harlem Renaissance pioneer A’Lelia Walker

By Aria Brent, AFRO Staff Three words to describe Baltimore theater group “Funktopia” are intentional, unapologetic and charismatic! With a heavy focus on honoring those who have come before them, Funktopia is continuing to uphold this tradition with their latest production “The Dark Tower.” Based on A’Lelia Walker and the salons she held at her