Snoop Lion and MTV Form Another Gun Control Initiative

Hip-Hop is growing up and trying to stop the senseless violence going on in the neighborhoods

snoop lion smilingMaybe this is another sign that Hip Hop, well, in the case of Snoop Lion, reggae as well, is growing up!

Following on the heels of Michael ‘Blue’ Williams’ gun initiative in New York, Snoop Lion and MTV have teamed up with Jewelry For A Cause to sell unisex bracelets with unique serial numbers from illegal firearms returned through the buyback programs in Newark, NJ.

“It’s a movement we want generations to recognize, embrace, and get behind.  We’ve seen a lot of senseless acts of violence involving guns recently—too many have lost their lives, too many families have been destroyed. Like my friends at MTV, I want to be a part of the change that will help bring peace,” Snoop Lion says in statement.

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