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Cardi B takes over the hip-hop scene with ‘Bodak Yellow’

Cardi B takes over the hip-hop scene with ‘Bodak Yellow’

Katrina Wiebenson, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Reviews

Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow” has been making history since its release this summer, and the female rapper’s career seems to be far from over. Cardi started as an exotic dancer and started to gain a following on Instagram because of her “no-filter attitude,” causing her to become an internet sensation...

‘Everything Now’ is an uninspired disappointment

‘Everything Now’ is an uninspired disappointment

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017


Filed under Reviews

"Everything Now" is by far the weakest album in Arcade Fire’s discography. Arcade Fire turns away from everything that made them likable and unsuccessfully attempts to become a dance music group. Arcade Fire is a Montreal-based Indie-Rock powerhouse; the members include Win Butler, Regine Chassagne,...

Taylor Swift’s album ‘Reputation’ doesn’t meet the hype

Taylor Swift’s album ‘Reputation’ doesn’t meet the hype

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Reviews

We mourned the loss of a bright musical artist, Taylor Swift, on Aug. 27. Or maybe we just mourned her reputation and tried to welcome her newly-modified self through the singer's new hit singles “...Ready For It?” and “Look What You Made Me Do." In the past, the star featured a more gent...

‘Dangerous Woman’ wanted dead or singing

‘Dangerous Woman’ wanted dead or singing

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

May 21, 2016


Filed under A&E, Reviews

The "Cat phase" is finally over. Ariana Grande proved this through her new album, "Dangerous Woman," in which she resorted to being a bunny instead. Classy. Many people might remember Grande from the hit TV show, "Victorious," where she played the role of Cat Valentine, a girl who did not...

Drake’s new album is a let down

Drake’s new album is a let down

Josef Gonzalez, Staff Writer

May 11, 2016


Filed under A&E, Opinion

An astonishing amount of people were dying to hear Drake's latest album, "Views," which he released on April 29. Both Drake fans and hip-hop listeners were counting down the days to the album release since the day Drake mentioned his new album. The album had a lot of hype around it, especially on...

Asap Ferg disappoints

Asap Ferg disappoints

Josef Gonzalez, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016


Filed under A&E

Asap Ferg's new album “Always strive and prosper” was released on Apr. 22, and so far the album has great ratings on various online music sites. I personally think that the album was one of Asap's worst albums and could use many improvements. Asap's concepts in his songs did not make any sense to...

Kendrick Lamar releases yet another masterpiece

Kendrick Lamar releases yet another masterpiece

Josef Gonzalez, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under A&E

Lyrical genius Kendrick Lamar released his most recent hit album, "Untitled Unmastered," on Mar. 4. With 4 1/2 stars on iTunes, this album was one of Lamar's highest-ranked albums. The album consisted of eight “untitled” tracks, which clearly showed how Lamar views the world and also his personal ...

No need to feel lonely with ‘All My Friends – EP’

No need to feel lonely with ‘All My Friends – EP’

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016


Filed under A&E

From a bar in Hong Kong to Coachella in the span of a few years: that huge jump must be impossible. Not for the band Snakehips, who got to and will perform in the 2016 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on April 15 and 22. Snakehips is a British dance/R&B duo consisting of Oliver Lee...

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