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Bryson Tiller delivers greatness with “T R A P S O U L” (Review)

Bryson Tiller delivers greatness with “T R A P S O U L” (Review)

Terrell Brown, Sports Editor, Occasional A&E Writer

November 8, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

      Bryson Tiller came into the music industry with the sound that Drake had mastered, but he made it his own. He can sing, rap, write, and produce. He’s the next big thing. Almost every song on his soundcloud has 1 million or more listens, with his biggest hit “Don’t” having over 35 ...

5SOS Rocks Out with ‘Sounds Good Feels Good’ (Review)

5SOS Rocks Out with ‘Sounds Good Feels Good’ (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Writer

October 23, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Five Seconds of Summer rose to international fame after touring with blockbuster boyband One Direction twice. After gaining success with their self-titled debut album and also went on an international arena tour this summer. The Australian pop rock group finally released their highly anticipated album,...

Selena Gomez’s “Revival” surprisingly better than expected (Review)

Selena Gomez’s “Revival” surprisingly better than expected (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Writer

October 12, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Revival might be Selena Gomez’s most successful album yet. Within the first day of release, the album went certified gold in Brazil and the lead single “Good For You” peaked to No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming certified platinum. My personal favorite track, “Same Old Love,” will lea...

Fetty Wap’s Debut Album: Another Hip-Hop Disappointment (Review)

Fetty Wap’s Debut Album: Another Hip-Hop Disappointment (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Writer

October 1, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

2015 has been Fetty Wap’s most successful year. His biggest hit “Trap Queen” has gone 2x platinum in the U.S. and his other singles “679” went platinum & “My Way” went gold. After several delays, Fetty Wap finally released his self-titled debut album on September 25.   The album starts of ...

Travis Scott’s ‘Rodeo’ offers a wild ride (review)

Travis Scott’s ‘Rodeo’ offers a wild ride (review)

Terrell Brown, Sports Editor, A&E Writer

September 22, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Artist: Travis Scott Album: Rodeo Genre: Hip hop Label: Grand Hustle/Epic Release date: Sept 4, 2015 Travis Scott’s debut album Rodeo has made noise all across the globe, placing third on the Billboard Top 200, second on US Top R&B/Hip Hop albums, and first on US Top Rap albums, making this a ra...

#TidalForNoOne (Review)

#TidalForNoOne (Review)

Terrell Brown, Perspectives Writer

April 23, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Music streaming is something major in this day and age. With everyone using cell phones and auxiliary cords, CDs have really became a thing of the past, along with buying albums. Previously, apps like Spotify have done a great job giving the listener millions of songs, and now TIDAL comes along. Co-owner...

Sheppard’s ‘Bombs Away’ will leave your ears happy (Review)

Sheppard’s ‘Bombs Away’ will leave your ears happy (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Writer

April 21, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Named after three siblings that make up half the band, Sheppard is a Australian indie pop that has gained success in their Australian homeland and currently in North America and the UK. The indie pop band released their debut album Bombs Away last year in July, but it wasn’t until early of this ...

Unexpected releases bring unexpected change to music industry (Editorial)

Unexpected releases bring unexpected change to music industry (Editorial)

Chenta Shirley, A&E Writer

March 28, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Showcase

The music world is very diverse and is always changing. In the past few years, artists have had to think outside of the box to make sure their name is known.  Two artists in particular have made a move in a new direction that could possibly change the “music game” forever. In December of 2013,...

Maybe the Queen of Pop should give up her crown (Review)

Maybe the Queen of Pop should give up her crown (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E Writer

March 18, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

The Queen of Pop has come back to claim her throne. Madonna released her 13th studio album, Rebel Heart, last Monday and it’s already topped #1 in 5 countries.  However, Madonna fans may find themselves disappointed with their purchase. Rebel Heart includes collaborations with Avicii, Diplo, Kanye We...

Does Big Sean live up to his name with ‘Dark Sky Paradise?’ (Review)

Does Big Sean live up to his name with ‘Dark Sky Paradise?’ (Review)

Joey Kucker, Content Director

March 7, 2015


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Coming off his last album, Big Sean has a lot to prove.  “Hall of Fame” was average at best, and downright embarrassing at it’s worst.  In order to prove that he deserves a spot on Kanye West’s “G.O.O.D Music” Label, he recently released “Dark Sky Paradise,” and it may just be his best...

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