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Why We LOVE “Lover”

Why We LOVE “Lover”

Rebecca Tatera, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2019

Taylor Swift shocked the pop music world when she released her much anticipated seventh studio album, Lover, on Aug. 23.   This album is drastically different from the previous era of Reputation. After it was shared that Swift does not own all of her past albums, Swift said, “Something that's v...

Lana Del Rey Releases New Album “NFR!”

Lana Del Rey Releases New Album “NFR!”

Kayla Mutchler, Entertainment Editor

September 10, 2019

About a year after being announced, on Aug. 30, Lana Del Rey released her fifth studio album, Norman F*****g Rockwell! NFR! features 14 tracks. Del Rey began releasing singles for the album in 2018, beginning with “Mariners Apartment Complex,” and followed by the nine-minute-long “Venice B*t...

“I’ve Been Waiting” A Tribute to Lil Peep

“I’ve Been Waiting” A Tribute to Lil Peep

Ilana Morris, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2019

On April 10, iLoveMakonnen released a new music video for “I’ve Been Waiting” in tribute to Lil Peep, who died of a drug overdose in Nov. 2017. “I’ve Been Waiting” is a track that the two artists  collaborated on before the rapper’s untimely death. The new music video features the famous...

Playlist of the Week: Spring Weekend

Playlist of the Week: Spring Weekend

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

April 17, 2019

21 Savage was just announced as the headliner for Spring Weekend, and to get more familiar with his music before May 3rd check out this playlist! Bank Account – 21 Savage One of his biggest hits to date, 21 raps about taking on the reins of his ever-growing empire. Ocean Drive – 21 Sav...

States Honor Meek Mill With His Own Day

States Honor Meek Mill With His Own Day

Matt Verrilli, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

Following suit with other states, Connecticut declared a “Meek Mill Day” following his performance in Hartford, CT on Mar. 19. Before stepping on stage, Meek Mill met backstage with State Representative, Brandon McGee who not only handed Mill the key to Connecticut, but also a proclamation officia...

A Review of Billie Eilish’s Debut Album

A Review of Billie Eilish’s Debut Album

Meghan Mahar, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2019

Billie Eilish released her debut album “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” On March 29, receiving an exceptional amount of praise. The 17-year-old singer’s first release was widely anticipated. Billie’s sharp rise in popularity came from her first single supported by Interscope in 2016,...

Drake Crowned Best Selling Artist of 2018

Drake Crowned Best Selling Artist of 2018

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

The IFPI best selling artist of the year goes to yours truly Aubrey Graham, also known by his stage name as Drake. The self proclaimed “6-God” himself can add another title to his endless number of accomplishments. Drake won a Grammy for best rap song of the year for 2018’s  anthem “God’s Pl...

Gunna “Drip or Drown 2” Review

Gunna “Drip or Drown 2” Review

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

Atlanta native Young Thug and protégée Gunna give us Gunna’s first album after releasing a slew of mixtapes, which were collaborations with rapper Lil Baby. “Drip or Drown 2” is the next installment of Gunna’s  “Drip or Drown EP,” which was released in Nov. 2017.  “Drip or Drown 2,” ...

BREAKING NEWS: 21 Savage Headlining Spring Weekend Concert

BREAKING NEWS: 21 Savage Headlining Spring Weekend Concert

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

March 27, 2019

The University of New Haven's Student Committee of Programing Events (S.C.O.P.E) announced 21 Savage as the artist for this year's spring weekend concert. The reveal was held in Bartels Marketplace on Mar. 27 at 6 P.M The other highlights of the weekend were revealed as well. The theme is "All Around...

MIC Annual Benefit Show Continues Despite Setbacks

MIC Annual Benefit Show Continues Despite Setbacks

Ilana Morris & Karina Krul, The Charger Bulletin

March 18, 2019

On Saturday, March 9, the Music Industry Club (MIC) held their Annual Benefit Show in the German Club, and gave students a chance to support a good cause through music while providing members of MIC with real-world experience. The benefit raised money for A Voice For The Innocent, a non-prof...

Ariana Grande Receives Backlash Over Manchester Pride Headline Announcement

Ariana Grande Receives Backlash Over Manchester Pride Headline Announcement

Zenobia Johnson, Contributing Writer

March 13, 2019

With the announcement of Manchester Pride’s annual festival being headlined by pop phenomenon Ariana Grande, many members of the LGBTQ+ community are critical about the fact that the singer is a straight woman. Last year, the festival included performances from headliners Big Freedia, Sigala, an...

Offset Releases “Father of 4” Album

Offset Releases “Father of 4” Album

Kayla Mutchler, Contributing Writer

March 13, 2019

Offset, of Migos, is back and with a different sound. He takes a break from his usual lyrics of money, fame, and jewelry, and describes family, relationships, and overcoming addiction on his new album, “Father of 4.” The album released on Feb. 22, peaking at number four in its first week on the B...

Playlist of the Week: Lazy Songs

Playlist of the Week: Lazy Songs

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

March 13, 2019

Have a nice, lazy day and break that New Year’s resolution you had to go to the gym while listening to this lazy playlist! The Lazy Song - Bruno Mars Mars’ smash single became an international hit in 2010 and describes a guy who just wants to lay around in his birthday suit and watch MTV. ...

Vince Staples Brings the “Smile You’re On Camera” Tour to New Haven

Vince Staples Brings the “Smile You’re On Camera” Tour to New Haven

March 6, 2019

Vince Staples, Long Beach, California native rapper brought his “Smile, You’re on Camera” tour to College Street Music Hall on Feb. 26. He opened the show with “Feels Like Summer,” the first track off his most recent album “FM!” The title of the tour “Smile, You’re on Camera,” tied in w...

After 6-Year Hiatus, Jonas Brothers are Back

After 6-Year Hiatus, Jonas Brothers are Back

Meghan Mahar, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2019

If you have not logged onto social media for the past few days, we have news for you: the Jonas Brothers have reunited after a 6-year hiatus with a millennial-geared marketing blitz that will blow your mind. The group consists of three brothers: Joe, Nick, and Kevin, who each bring something to the new...

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