By Gio Gilmore Music Journalist The year is 2009: you’re in the back of your parents car listening to the radio and hear a new song. It is “Forever” by Drake featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Eminem. It’s been … Continue reading A Look Back to 2009’s “Forever”
Gio Gilmore Music Journalist What do you get when you combine Mahatma Gandhi and Kanye West? You get the much-anticipated album from West called Yandhi. If ever released, Yandhi will be West’s ninth solo studio album. The album’s name comes … Continue reading Will Yandhi Ever be released?
By Isaac Muñoz Rap Journalist Undoubtedly, the rap genre has grown from something that only influences neighborhoods where popular rappers were from to where a rappers influence has control over neighborhoods across the world. Rap influences people of all ages, … Continue reading Rap Influence in Pop Culture
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Well, here we are entering the month of May. We haven’t even made it halfway through the year and plenty of problematic public figures are making headlines. Unfortunately for me, some of these individuals … Continue reading Problematic Celebs: Should We Continue to Support Them?
By Derian Diaz Rap Journalist Artist: Joey Purp Album: iiiDrops Release Date: May 26, 2016 Website: https://soundcloud.com/joey-purp/sets/iiidrops There is a lot to say about all the music that has been coming out of Chicago in the recent years. From Nico … Continue reading Joey Purp: iiiDrops Review
By Alex McMann Hip Hop Journalist Artist: Vic Mensa Album: The Autobiography Label: Def Jam Records Website: http://vicmensa.com/ Vic Mensa, a native to Southside Chicago, began his solo career in 2013 after the break up of the group, Kids These … Continue reading Vic Mensa: The Autobiography Review
By Cain Hernandez Music Journalist I’ve always had a keen interest in music, ever since I listened to my mom’s collection of CDs when I was in the third or fourth grade– some of which included Weezer’s Blue Album, Pixies’ Doolitle, … Continue reading The In(Consistency) of Music
By Kristopher Tondre Music Journalist Rappers and the film industry have had a long standing relationship since the early days of hip-hop and its portrayal on the silver screen. There’s been documentaries (Style Wars, My Vinyl Weighs a Ton and Rhyme … Continue reading Music Videos and Movies Like it’s Vimeo
By Wes Clary Music Reviewer Artist: Kanye West Album: The Life of Pablo Label: GOOD Release Date: February 14, 2016 Website: http://www.kanyewest.com/ Kanye West is a man that needs no introduction. His new album The Life of Pablo is out after keeping … Continue reading Kanye West: The Life of Pablo Review
By Helen Wang Blog Content Contributor “Bro first of all you stole your whole sh** from Cudi.” Shots were fired Wednesday afternoon in Twitter world after an irrational Kanye West began a rampage of tweets to rapper Wiz Khalifa. The … Continue reading Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa Duke it Out on Twitter