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Ariana Grande refusing to attend the Grammys was the wrong decision

Ariana Grande refusing to attend the Grammys was the wrong decision

Chelsea Strober '21

February 18, 2019

While attending the Grammy Awards may be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for some artists, Ariana Grande did not hesitate to say “thank u, next” to performing and attending the ceremony when they did not allow her to sing the songs that she wanted. I believe this was an immature and incorrect d...

Hip hop artists dominate 2018

Hip hop artists dominate 2018

Mark Didio '20

January 14, 2019

Drake, Cardi B, and Post Malone headlined as some of the biggest names in hip hop and rap music throughout 2018. The rap industry blew up from the beginning to end of the year. Records were broken album after album making this year one of the best in hip hop history. The number one artist to finish 2018 was Dra...

Migos returns with hot sequel album

Migos returns with hot sequel album

February 25, 2018

By Jack Shapiro ’19 Migos, the American hip-hop trio starring Quavo, Offset and Takeoff have returned to the mainstage with their new album, “Culture II.” On Jan. 26 Migos released their third studio album. The new album was previewed with three singles: “Motorsport,” “Stir Fry” and “Supastar...

Drake’s ‘Scary Hours’ breaks Spotify and Apple Music streaming history

Drake’s ‘Scary Hours’ breaks Spotify and Apple Music streaming history

January 29, 2018

By Bri Zeiberg ’19 Aubrey Drake Graham, a rapper known as Drake, released an EP (extended play) album titled Scary Hours on Jan. 19. The album contained two new tracks: “God’s Plan” and “Diplomatic Immunity”. According to Biography.com, the 31 year old rapper is originally from Toronto...

Drake’s new album strays from the past

Drake’s new album strays from the past

Mat Jacowleff, Staff Writer

October 7, 2013

Drake has thrown the latest punch in this year’s hip-hop-mania. 2013 has been one of hip-hop’s best years in recent memory with heavy hitters such as Jay Z,  J. Cole,  Kanye West,  Mac Miller, 2 Chainz and Big Sean all releasing albums. However, on Sept. 24, Drake was back in the limelight aga...

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