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Taheera’s Hits – February Music

Taheera’s Hits – February Music

by Taheera Washington, Staff Writer

March 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Music, Opinion, Reviews

With music, every month is out with the old and in with the new. The month of love brought music lovers alike together with the unexpected collaborations, great tunes and expecting releases in store for February.  From albums to singles, here are just a handful of the hits of February. Albums ...

“I DECIDED” To Write This

“I DECIDED” To Write This

by Van Malone, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Opinion, Reviews

Big Sean’s newest album “I DECIDED” released on February 3, amidst the hype surrounding Migos and their album “Culture. Overall this was an out-of-character album in the tempo of the works. It opens with “Light” featuring Jeremih to a slow beat, akin to many of Big Sean’s music. The slow, me...

Kehlani Review

Kehlani Review

by Inayah Minniefield, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Music, Opinion, Reviews

Following the cheating scandal that occurred last year, budding singer Kehlani’s career had been deferred in the popular opinion of our generation, but is making a comeback with the release of her new album “SweetSexySavage” on Jan. 27. Fourteen out of the 19 songs included on this album are explicit,...

Top Three Events for the Weekend of January 20th

Top Three Events for the Weekend of January 20th

by Maddie Badowski, PR & Advertising Director

January 20, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Local News, Movies, Music, News

Travel to the Tropics Family Festival: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, this is a chance to explore two stories full of tropical butterflies and get up close and personal with some species and learn where they come from! Admission is $8. Learn more here. Gloria Showing: The AT&T Performing Arts Center is host...

2016 Jingle Ball Review

2016 Jingle Ball Review

by Madison Moseley, Co-Editor-In-Chief of Design

December 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Local News, Music, Opinion, Photos, Reviews

It’s that time of the year...Jingle Ball! Sponsored by iHeartRadio and hosted through the Kiss fm radio stations in all of the major cities the annual concert came to Dallas on Nov. 29 at the American Airlines Center. This year's lineup included Meghan Trainor, The Chainsmokers, Fifth Harmony, Bac...

Mixing colors

Mixing colors

by Agatha Oliobi, Social Media Director

May 26, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Chance 3 is finally here! Three years after "Acid Rap" dropped, Chance the Rapper releases his third solo mixtape titled "Coloring Book." This project has 14 tracks on it and here are the ones that stood out. All We Got (ft. Kanye West & Chicago Children's Choir) I thought this track was an ...

Views on the 6

Views on the 6

by Agatha Oliobi, Social Media Director

May 17, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

As soon as I heard this album, it was summer and I was cruising down FM 544 with the windows down and the sunroof open and the weather was perfect with just the right amount of wind. This album as a whole was a very different, nostalgic project coming from Drake. He kind of just did whatever he wanted...

Canadian invasion

Canadian invasion

by Agatha Oliobi, Social Media Director

March 23, 2016


Filed under Music, Top Stories

2015 was a good year for music. Many of the artists that made headlines originated from Canada. Here are some of our favorites and why you should know who they are. Drake   Birthplace- Toronto, Ontario In 2012, Drake and producer Noah "40" Shebib opened the record label OVO Sound. During the su...

Sia puts on a good “Act”

Sia puts on a good “Act”

by Madison Moseley, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Reviews

SIA. You may not know the face, but you have definitely heard her unique voice on hits like “Titanium,” “Chandelier” and “Elastic Heart." Sia’s latest album “This is Acting” embodies a potluck of genres and sounds much different than her norm. The premise of this album is genius; formal...

Anti-ANTi?

Anti-ANTi?

by Agatha Oliobi, Social Media Director

February 24, 2016


Filed under Music, Opinion, Reviews, Top Stories

I think we can all agree that ANTi is a big change for Rihanna. The new album was all together a deep breath of fresh air. Rihanna utilizes beats and ideas from Common, Beyoncé, Florence+the Machine and more. There are also very noticeable genre-switches within the album. Though there were some bad...

’25’ Review

’25’ Review

by Emi Nakahara

February 22, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Adele ended her 4-year dry spell when, in 2015, she released her much anticipated third studio album smash-hit: 25.Back in 2011, Adele essentially crushed the music industry with the weight of her seasoned, mature vocals that most could hardly believe were belted out by a 21-year-old. The Grammys were less...

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