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6ix9ine Faces Jail Time

6ix9ine Faces Jail Time

Tiara Starks, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Daniel Hernandez, infamously known as 6ix9ine, sometimes stylized as Tekashi6ix9, has been in the headlines for federal charges against him. The rapper just pleaded not guilty to racketeering and firearm charges. The artist is expected to remain in custody until his pre-trial conference on Jan. 2...

Playlist of The Week :Night Time Music

Playlist of The Week :Night Time Music

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

  Nighttime playlist – With the days getting shorter and the nights getting longer, everyone needs a couple of sad songs to help them get through the dimmer days.   Lovely - Billie Eilish  & Khalid – Though their styles may seem to clash, Eilish and Khalid know how to ...

Playlist of the Week: Songs to Be Thankful For

Playlist of the Week: Songs to Be Thankful For

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Thankful - Kelly Clarkson - From her debut album after her American Idol win, Clarkson shows that she has much to be thankful for.   Thank God For Girls - Weezer - In this classic and fun Weezer song, the band lets audiences know exactly why they are thankful for women. Thnks fr th Mmrs - Fall Ou...

Lorde Sees Ghosts of Sets Past

Lorde Sees Ghosts of Sets Past

Anna Downs, Entertainment Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival is a two-day music festival curated by Tyler the Creator and held at Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles. The headliner for Nov. 11, the second day of the festival, was Kids See Ghosts, a duo of Kanye West and Kid Cudi. Kids See Ghosts, also known as KSG, brought a large following ...

“Come Over When Your Sober Pt. 2,” is a chilling prophecy.

“Come Over When Your Sober Pt. 2,” is a chilling prophecy.

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

“Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2”  is a biographical view on the end of artist Lil Peep’s life. Sadly, a man who was poised to be a breakout upcoming artist died by of fentanyl and xanax overdose. Lil Peep’s first album “Come Over When You’re Sober Pt.1” peaked at 38 on the Billboard 200 ...

Playlist of the Week: Music From the Movies

Playlist of the Week: Music From the Movies

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

  Music from Movies - Grab your popcorn and sneak some snacks in your purse before listening to this playlist featuring music from your favorite movies. Big Shot - Kendrick Lamar (feat. Travis Scott), Movie: “Black Panther” - Kendrick Lamar, who produced the whole album for the movie Black P...

Grande’s Single Thanks Ex-Boyfriends

Grande’s Single Thanks Ex-Boyfriends

Tiara Starks, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The entertainment world spun after Ariana Grande released her latest single, “thank u, next,” an anti-diss track thanking her past boyfriends for teaching her lessons, and helping her realize her self-worth. This release comes after the end of Grande and Pete Davidson’s short-lived engagement, followi...

“Nuthin’ 2 Prove” But…

“Nuthin’ 2 Prove” But…

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Lil Yachty has returned to drop, "Nuthin' 2 Prove," a 15-track album recently. The album shows two sides of a Lil Yachty, with the first half containing his lyrical hard-rap side, and the other half filled with softer, R&B music. Lil Yachty has included featured artists, most of whom are from ...

“MUDBOY”: From Freestyle to Fame

“MUDBOY”: From Freestyle to Fame

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

October 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Sheck Wes has emerged with his hit song, “Mo Bamba,” the break-out single from “MUDBOY.” The song, named after a 7-foot, 258-pound NBA player from Sheck’s hometown of Harlem, was originally uploaded without his knowledge. A friend posted the 20 minute freestyle to Soundcloud, and it bl...

“A Star is Born” Shines at Box Office

“A Star is Born” Shines at Box Office

Sean McGuire, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Music

Lady Gaga made her debut as a main character in a feature length film and it is arguably her best performance ever. The film, as of Oct. 14 has made $136.2 million worldwide since its release on Oct. 5. “A Star is Born” has been made three times. This version tells the classic story of an acco...

Playlist of The Week: Songs for Fall

Playlist of The Week: Songs for Fall

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The season is changing, and so should your music! Listen to some of these songs as you watch the leaves change different colors.   Pink + White - Frank Ocean Pink + White flows like an autumn breeze, and the lyrics backing up the song lead the listener to believe that Ocean thinks life is going to b...

Return of Weezy

Return of Weezy

Majelique Lewis, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Lil Wayne has given his fans numerous hits since his last album, exclusively released on Tidal,  Free Weezy Album. Since that album was released in 2015, Wayne battled with Birdman, co-founder of the label Cash Money Records, along with his own label, Young Money Entertainment. This battle has been ongoin...

Winter Has Come to Mohegan Sun

Winter Has Come to Mohegan Sun

Zachary Esposito, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The evening of Sept. 28 Game of Thrones fans all over New England made their way to the Mohegan Sun Arena for a show like no other. HBO’s Game of Thrones is one of the most watched shows in the world. “The New York Times” reported that last season’s finale broke series records and raked in appro...

Spotify Hosts “Sweetener” Exhibit

Spotify Hosts “Sweetener” Exhibit

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Have you ever wanted to go inside the mind of Ariana Grande? For two days only, lucky fans were able to. On September 26, Spotify tweeted that for one weekend only they would host an exclusive exhibit inspired by Ariana Grande’s latest album, “Sweetener.” The event was held  September 29 and 30 in New Yo...

Playlist of the Week: Libra Takeover

Playlist of the Week: Libra Takeover

Thalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

To jump into Libra season, here are songs by some famous Libras!  Beautiful- Snoop Dogg (ft. Pharrell and Charlie Wilson) “Beautiful” is a throwback sure to have you reminiscing on the early 2000s. A perfect tune to dedicate to that special someone this cuffing season. Chunky- Bruno ...

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