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Anheuser-Busch Halts Beer Production To Provide Water For Texas, Oklahoma Storm Victims

Cans of emergency drinking water produced at the Anheuser-Busch brewery in Cartersville, Georgia. This batch is going to the American Red Cross to help people affected by severe weather in Oklahoma and Texas.Anheuser-Busch

(NBC NEWS) Beer giant Anheuser-Busch stopped production at its Georgia brewery this week to instead produce drinking water for those affected by a deadly bout of historic flooding and storms in Texas and Oklahoma.

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Cheryl Lynn & Anita Baker Take It To Twitter

Gotta be real twitter beef between R&B legends Anita Baker and Cheryl Lynn. One question WHY?

Apparently Cheryl Lynn feel’s some kind way because Anita Baker blocked her on twitter. Cheryl Lynn tweeted Queen Baker saying she could sing her down on stage…… I will raise my cup with Anita on that one BUT that’s none of my business! #youmadornah

To see the tweets and read more click here: thegrio.com

 

-Reign

Forever Charlie Tour Tickets Buy One Get One For Limited Time

The legendary Charlie Wilson called in to  WDKX Wake Up Club this morning to talk about his Forever Charlie tour which is coming to town June 4th at the Blue Cross Arena!

Little did we know he called in with a grand surprise for his fans. Mr. Charlie Wilson said he is going to buy a ticket for anyone who purchases a ticket today (May 27th) 10am  until Thursday May 28th 10pm!

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2015 Grill Off

The 2015 Grill Off with the WDKX Wake Up Club between DJ Reign & myself, the battle of the grilled salmon challenge was a great experience, This was actually my first time smoking food on the grill & Now I’m addicted to smoking everything I mean food not drugs lol, Van White surprised everyone with his grilled salmon, I think we need to do something for the 4th of July.

2015 Grill off

Rochester Man Wins Marathon

As a record of 7,600 runners participated in the John Beishline Memorial 5K run in Buffalo, a Rochester man was able to set a memorable record.

Kiplangat “Kip” Tisia, originally from Kenya and a current Rochester resident participated in the 5K run over the weekend. He finished with an astonishing 2:15:59 breaking the record he set last year.

Another Rochester participate was Jason “J-Mac” McElwain of Greece. He finished 12th overall in the half-marathon.

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written by: Sedria Thomas

Louis Johnson Dead at 60

The founder of the funk band Brothers Johnson passed away Thursday, May 21st. A cause of death is not certain yet but his death was confirmed to Rolling Stone.

As being the founder of the Brothers Johnson band, Louis Johnson was also a widely popular bassist. He made appearances on “Billie Jean” and “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” by the late great Michael Jackson.

As a rare bassist he once stated, “No one ever gave me music paper to read; no one ever gave me anything to read. They tell me, ‘Here’s a track, play what you want.”

 

Brothers Johnson

 

written by: Sedria Thomas