Lots of celebrities have dipped their toes into the cannabis industry. Typically, they will do a licensing deal that allows cannabis brands to make a product and use that celebrity’s name, image and likeness for marketing. For this reason, you’ll often see limited-edition drops where a product is released once – you’ll never see it again.
To spare you the heartbreak of a limited edition, consider some popular cannabis brands with products you can try over and over again.
Ricky Williams: Heisman
Heisman is the brand of football legend Ricky Williams. Flower advances and pre-rolls. Highsman markets its strains as Pregame (sativa), Halftime (Hybrid) and Postgame (indica). The strains of Jesus Skittlesworth and Ken Jiffy Jr. aren’t half bad. However, the Berry Ponds breed is the champion.
Available: California and Oregon
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Viola is the trademark of former NBA player Al Harrington. They also produce Allen Iverson’s own weed line: Iverson. Viola has flower, pre-rolls, and concentrates—the concentrates are extremely fiery, especially in Oregon.
Iverson’s Flower 01 is a great smoke, too. The largest Viola Market is in Michigan, so if you’re there, check out the brand’s heat.
Available: Colorado, Oregon and Michigan
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Mike Tyson: Tyson 2.0
Available: AZ, CA, CO, DE, MS, IL, MA, MI, NV, OH, DC
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You know cookies. Everyone knows cookies. It is known for its high quality flowers and has big blue stores in a damn near every possible state. The face of the brand is Berner, the rapper and entrepreneur from the Bay Area who popularized the brand alongside the famous Cookie family.
The Cookie Fam is responsible for some of the most popular breeds in the world, such as the GSC, Gelato and Gary Payton. Cookies prep rolls, flowers, touches, foods, and vape cartridges.
Available: California, Michigan, Nevada, Oklahoma, and Oregon
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B Real: Crazy x Dr. Greenthump
Crazy is the favorite brand of cannabis celebrities. It puts on some of California’s best floral displays — thrips, potency, all of that. Insane offers pre-rolls and flowers and is owned by B Real, a longtime cannabis activist and member of legendary rap group Cypress Hill, and his partner Kenji Fujishima. They’ve been around for a long time before weed became legal and were found in Apple-esque stores. Check out the Insane OG breed for just one of the many reasons B Real and Kenji are so respected.
Greenthump is a dispensary chain that has recently evolved into its own premium floral line as well.
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Willie Nelson: Willie Sanctuary
Willie’s Reserve from legendary country singer Willie Nelson. He’s also one of weed’s biggest advocates and spokespersons, especially in celebrity culture. Willie’s Reserve is a white label brand that buys plantations of herbal products, then sells them under the Willie label. This means that you can get some of the fire products from your favorite farmers through the brand. Willie sells flower carts, pre-rolls, and vape carts. Their most popular product is their 5-joint packaging.
Available: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, and Ohio
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Monogram is Jay-Z’s cannabis brand owned by The Parent Company. It was founded with the goal of helping empower black and brown communities through cannabis. It currently produces only the flower and pre-roll. Monogram may have a very strong presence in the New York market soon, once it is already up and running.
Available: California and Michigan
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Wiz Khalifa: Khalifa Kush
Khalifa Kush is a strain of weed and a trademark of Wiz Khalifa. It’s been available in Nevada for a while now, and recently started pushing California. Produces pre-rolls and flowers – KK has two strains now: Khalifa Kush and Babi Powder. You can collect it at most cookie stores.
Available: California and Nevada
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Jerry Garcia: Handpicking Garcia
Garcia Hand Picked Flower is some wonderful herb. It’s not the most effective, but the delicious dirt from the sun-grown cannabis is right there. The brand itself was established in honor of Grateful Dead striker Jerry Garcia by his daughter Trixie, in partnership with Holistic Industries. The brand offers flowers, pre-rolls, and chewing gum.
Available: California, Maryland and Massachusetts
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Lil Wayne: GKUA Ultra Premium
GKUA Ultra Premium is rapper Lil’ Wayne’s cannabis brand — it has pre-rolls, florets, dabs, vapes, and gummies. Mr. Carter OG is one of its major strains.
Available: California, Colorado, Michigan, Nevado, and Oklahoma
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Man’s style: Tikal
Tical is a trademark of Wu-Tang member, rapper, and actor, Method Man. The brand includes flowers and chewing gum, and its main strains vary by state. In California, it is best known for the CREAM and CREAM strains. x El Blunto collab.
Available: Arizona, California, Colorado, Michigan, and Nevada
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Jam Master Jay: Jam Master Jays
The late Jam Master Jay is a legendary member of the RUN DMC. His sons, Jesse and T. Jay Maizel, continue his legacy with brand and producer Jam Master Jays. They are 4 packs of impregnated connectors that come in a cassette tape package. It is very narcotic and you can get it for a reasonable price.
Available: California and Michigan
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The problem: coffee and kush
Coffee and Kush comes from the rapper’s problem – go listen to Keep Ya Head damn right now. It has three main breeds called Mocha, Cappuccino, and Black.
Black is cool, in my opinion. It is very dark, earthy and damp. You can copy these products in California at select dispensaries.
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Chafu Udajian: 22 red
22Red is a brand of cannabis from Dawn bassist Shavo Odadjian’s system. It produces flower cartridges, pre-made rolls and e-cigarette cartridges. The main strain is 22 OG.
Available: Arizona, California, and Nevada
Seth Rogen: Houseplant
Houseplant is the cannabis brand of actor and comedian Seth Rogen. Most celebrity brands have pretty mediocre products in fancy looking bags; Houseplant is good though. Pancake, Diablo, and Pink Moon are its main subspecies. Pink Moon provides a great smoking experience. For me, the relaxation was insane and made me feel social.
Available: California and Canada
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Bella Thorne: Forbidden Flowers
Forbidden Flowers is a brand of actress, singer, and model, Bella Thorne. It has pre-rolls and flowers and is produced in partnership with Glass House Farms.
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Jim Belushi: Belushi Farm
Actor and comedian Jim Belushi established Belushi Ranch. There are three brands under the label: The Blues Brother, Captain Jack, and Chasing Magic. A while ago, The Blues Brother group partnered with Bhang for a White Toast White Chocolate bar that was absolutely delicious. Check out some Belushi if you come across.
Available: Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, Oklahoma, and Oregon
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