John Legend has openly expressed his political beliefs but unlike other musicians he has come out straight on supporting the legalization of marijuana. He claims that there is nothing to hide about it and he is one of the public figures who have made a clear stand on the legalization of marijuana.
In an interview with HuffPost Live, John Legend who is a Grammy Award winner stated his reasons as to why he is against Anti-marijuana laws and why he supports the herbs legalization.
“I think we need to legalize marijuana,” Confesses John Legend. “There’s no good reason to continue prohibition, and we need to consider ending prohibition in general. I don’t know if prohibition has ever been an effective way of getting people not to use banned substances.
“They find a way to use them, criminals find a way to sell them, and a lot of people get killed,” he continued. “A lot of communities get destroyed because of the black market that comes up, because people want something and they find a way to get it …”
John Mayer advocates for the legalization of marijuana something which is very clear in his music album,’ that Musician and Celebrity Dater’. Although John Mayer admits to using marijuana he comes out clean that he only use it for recreational purposes and he is on the list with the suburban weed smoking house-wives
His song ‘Who Says’ has the lyrics “who said I can’t get stoned”
He also confesses on U stream that “It’s gone on to signify a lot more pot smoking than I do”.
Rihanna is one of the most popular female artists in the R&B world. She is famous for songs like Diamonds, work, and Unapologetic has won her awards including two Grammy awards. Her music has broken several records in term of streaming and on billboards singles.
Everyone knows that Rihanna and marijuana rhyme both literal un figuratively. It is thought that she has more photos of herself with the herb that without it. She is one of the celebrities who has not hidden it.
Miley is the love of pop music in the current generation. Miley Cyrus has also had a thriving acting career apart from her successful music industry. She has featured in the Big fish Television series and Hannah Montana in 2006. She has tried to stick to her father’s footsteps in the film industry.
Her success in the music industry has seen Five of her singles top the US Billboard 200. Her recent music includes Malibu, pop rock Breakout and the extended Ply of Our Times.
Miley is a proud joint smoker and she does not hide it. She has been seen lighting it on stage without fear of criticism.
Melissa Etheridge was one of the vocal medical marijuana legalization advocate in New York. Although most people don’t know that Melissa herself is a stoner. This is because most of her advocacy is based on medical marijuana.
“As a cancer survivor, I know the ravages of a serious illness, and patients who are suffering deserve access to a medication that can provide them relief,” Melissa confesses in a statement about New York’s Compassionate Care Act. Etheridge also told a crowd at her recent show in Albany passed the message that medical marijuana was “good stuff” and the New York legislature eventually agreed: On July 7, 2014, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the medical marijuana legalization into law.