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Tyler, The Creator’s ‘IGOR’ fails to deliver a homerun

Tyler, The Creator’s ‘IGOR’ fails to deliver a homerun

Sam Zuckerman ’21

June 11, 2019

Tyler, The Creator’s long-awaited fifth studio album ‘IGOR’ made waves in the music industry instantly when it was released on May 17.. The 12 track project, which featured artists such as Kanye West, Playboi Carti, Lil Uzi Vert and slowthai received praises from Rolling Stone and Pitchfork. The...

Ben Platt releases debut album

Ben Platt releases debut album

April 27, 2019

Ali Korn '21 Staff Writer

Florida Georgia Line tops country charts with new album

Florida Georgia Line tops country charts with new album

Kevin Rabacs '19

March 11, 2019

After three years of singles and feature hits, Florida Georgia Line’s fourth album, “Can’t Say I Ain’t Country,” is their most diverse and well put together album. One week after its release  at exactly midnight on Friday, Feb. 15, it sped to number one on Billboard's top country album ch...

“Thank U, Next” is Ariana Grande’s best album yet

“Thank U, Next” is Ariana Grande’s best album yet

Hannah Schmidt ’19 and Kevin Ludy ’19

March 8, 2019

Ariana Grande’s album ‘thank u, next’ breaks records

Ariana Grande’s album ‘thank u, next’ breaks records

Ali Korn '21, Web Features Editor

February 25, 2019

Ariana Grande released her fifth studio album titled “thank u, next,” featuring 12 original songson Friday, Feb. 8. It is her second album this year, and has scored the highest global debut for any female artist ever on Apple Music within the first 24 hours of the album's release. Additionally, songs...

“The Greatest Showman” returns to music world with new act

“The Greatest Showman” returns to music world with new act

Ali Korn ’21

December 3, 2018

“The Greatest Showman” was arguably one of the most popular movies of 2018, and it just got even better. “The Greatest Showman: Reimagined” is a new album that features covers and re-creations of the original album. With many famous artists and groups, including P!nk, Kelly Clarkson, Kesha, Sara...

“The Greatest Showman” returns to the music world with a new act

Ali Korn ’21

December 1, 2018

“The Greatest Showman” was arguably one of the most popular movies of 2018, and it just got even better. “The Greatest Showman: Reimagined” is a new album that features covers and re-creations of the original album. With many famous artists and groups, including P!nk, Kelly Clarkson, Kesha, Sara...

Sheck Wes’ “MUDBOY” fails to impress

Sheck Wes’ “MUDBOY” fails to impress

October 23, 2018

By Siri Kanter ’20 In his highly anticipated debut album, “MUDBOY,” Sheck Wes, a newcomer in the hip-hop world, was expected to deliver a tracklist composed of hits. After the release of “Mo Bamba,” in mid August, the single became immensely popular, attracting A-list artists like Drake,...

Logic returns for another hit album “YSIV”

Logic returns for another hit album “YSIV”

October 18, 2018

By Jack Shapiro '19 Logic, the famous American rapper and songwriter, returned to the spotlight with his album “YSIV.” Logic released his fourth studio album on Sept. 28. Prior to this new album, Logic promoted three singles: “One Day,” “The Return” and “Everybody dies.” The album...

Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’ makes instant impact after long wait

Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’ makes instant impact after long wait

October 18, 2018

By Kevin Rabacs '19 Long-time rap star Lil Wayne has returned with another hit album, topping the Billboard Top 200 chart in its first week of existence, and taking rap fans by storm. “Tha Carter V,” Lil Wayne’s 12th studio album, made its debut on Sept. 27, his 36th birthday. After a long...

Macklemore returns stronger than ever with new album “Gemini”

Macklemore returns stronger than ever with new album “Gemini”

October 16, 2017

By Roxy Augeri ’20 There was a time in my life when all I listened to was the song “Thrift Shop” by artist Macklemore. With perfect diction and entertaining lyrics, Macklemore’s inspiring words led to an obsession which then led to me listening to other mega hits such as “Can’t Hold...

True to Self serves to be a solid sophomore album for Tiller

True to Self serves to be a solid sophomore album for Tiller

June 18, 2017

By Brendan Massoud '17 Bryson Tiller released his sophomore album, titled “True to Self” on May 27. The highly anticipated album, which compiled 19 tracks with no features, dropped more than a year and a half after his debut album, “TRAPSOUL,” came out in October 2015. Following “TRAPS...

[Oct. 2016 Arts] Released–Top albums and movies to look out for

November 22, 2016

By Alyson Murray ’19   ALBUMS: “Starboy,” The Weeknd (SET TO RELEASE NOV. 25, 2016) The Weeknd released his first single since “Beauty Behind the Madness,” titled “Starboy,” which immediately found success. Sam Little ’17, an avid Weeknd fan, said, “I am excited for the ne...

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