Young Dolph’s suspected killer to turn himself in

The man on the run for allegedly shooting and killing rap star Young Dolph is going to turn himself in to police on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. Fellow rapper Justin Johnson, who goes by the stage name Straight Drop, alerted his Instagram followers that he plans to give himself up to authorities in Memphis, Tennessee. […]

23-year-old wanted in the killing of Young Dolph

A suspect has been named in connection to the murder of Memphis rapper Young Dolph. Justin Johnson, 23, is alleged to have shot Dolph, born Adolph Thornton, on Nov. 17, 2021, according to the U.S. Marshals Service. The Memphis Police Department has issued a first-degree murder warrant for Johnson. The 23-year-old also has a warrant […]

Kicks 4 The City hosts 2nd annual Agora Sneaker Ball

Kicks 4 The City, a philanthropic program that gives shoes and financial donations to the less fortunate, hosted its second annual Agora Sneaker Ball this past Saturday at Venue One in Chicago’s West Loop. The Agora in Greece was a popular place for assembly, and the black-tie and sneaker event surely lived up to its […]

Justin Johnson talks Kicks 4 The City and giving back to the community

Given the opportunity, most people would like to help do something positive to change their community. Many times the stumbling block is deciding what to do. Sometimes that stumbling block causes a mental paralysis that keeps us from pursuing our inspired passions. Recently we spoke with co-founder Justin Johnson of the non-profit organization Kicks 4 The […]