Hip Hop artist, Erika Kayne who was arrested and sentenced to jail for weapon charges, finally speaks up after one year behind bars in a public service announcement (PSA) titled ‘Think Before You Act” released today.


The Cleavland native, clarifies the youthful notion of,’ being behind bars is cool’ narrating her own experience saying,’Most of us don’t have it like Martha Stewart or Wesley Snipes, so it’s not easy to get back on track once you have a criminal record. It’s important to think before you act and not make hasty decisions that can change your life forever and possibly create a vicious cycle for your children’

The Visuals, was released via the social media in a viral campaign to promote positive choices showing a real jail which helps to dispel the absurd idea seen in movies that, prison is glamorous.

The two time Grammy Award winning producer,Charles Farrar comments that,’ “Erika’s life experiences enable her to connect with young people who are at that fork-in-the-road where one bad choice can determine the rest of their life.”

See Erika’s PSA footage below;

Erika’s new track,’Heart for Sale’ is a love song empowering women going through love challenges. The lyrics of the song are catchy and realistic, “I’m putting  your ass back out on the market….It’s a wrap now baby, you can drop the act now baby, go and pack now… I got a heart for sale….” 


Listen to,’Heart for Sale’ below;

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