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Spooky Playlist

Spooky Playlist

Ken Fabian, Contributing Writer

October 29, 2019

Monster (feat. Jay Z, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Bon Iver)  – Kanye West  A monumental moment in hip-hop history, “Monster” holds a special place. Every verse has iconic lyricism that is perfect for getting into spooky season.  This is Halloween (From The Nightmare Before Christmas) - Danny Elfma...

The Status of Jesus is King

The Status of Jesus is King

Dominic Robucci, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2019

The rollout for Kanye West’s forthcoming album, “Jesus is King,” has been tumultuous. Last year, West’s wife,  Kim Kardashian West, announced West’s next album, “Yandhi,” which was scheduled to release September 2018. “Yandhi”  was later delayed indefinitely by West on Twitter after his pe...

Cuffing Season

Cuffing Season

Ken Fabian, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2019

Right around this time of the year, for some reason, love is in the air. To celebrate the special feelings you might have for someone, here are some of the sweetest songs around. A mix of mostly Pop and R&B, with a few wild cards thrown in. “Lovefool” – The Cardigans Better remembered by mo...

2020 Grammy Predictions

2020 Grammy Predictions

Christine Kattar, Contributing Writer

October 14, 2019

It’s that time of year. The 2020 Grammy nominations and broadcast are approaching fast. So who should be nominated this year, especially in the categories of Best New Artist, Album of the Year, and Record of the Year.  Billboard and Forbes predict Billie Eilish will have a guaranteed spot in the no...

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...

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