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Taylor Swift’s 11th studio album, The Tortured Poets Department is an emotional rollercoaster.

Swift Working Well in a New Department

Kaylee Ledgerwood, Staff Writer April 22, 2024

Taylor Swift announced her new album The Tortured Poets Department on February 4th during her speech when she won best pop vocal album at the Grammys. The album has 16 songs on it with an additional 15...

The album cover for Vultures 1, which caused controversy upon the albums release. An earlier version that had the male figure (West himself) wearing a white hockey mask was removed for infringing on horror icon Jason Voorhees. The album cover has also been described as pornographic as the woman in the photo, who is Wests current romantic partner Bianca Censori, only wears a short loincloth and thigh-high boots that expose most of her rear (we have added a black bar to this photo over this portion to make the image appropriate for our readers).

Vultures 1 Doesn’t Soar to New Heights

Spencer Edwards, Staff Writer April 21, 2024

The newest album by Kanye West (now known as Ye), Vultures 1 is his first collaborative effort with Ty Dolla $ign as the supergroup ¥$, but West doesn't put his best foot forward. Vultures 1 is a mixed...

Might Delete Later is J. Coles fourth mixtape and his first release of 2024. The album dropped as a surprise release on April 5th and the tracklist is notable for its final track 7 Minute Drill in Coles response to Kendrick Lamars diss track, Like That.

‘Might Delete Later’ Shakes Up Rap World

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Copy Editor April 6, 2024

With the unexpected release of his seventh studio album Might Delete Later, J. Cole sent the hip-hop community into a frenzy. The record is one more proof that J. Cole deserves to be named the next greatest...

The Megan vs Nicki drama had fans from both going crazy over their tracks and their back and forth drama kept fans on their toes. N

Battle of the Baddies

Iyonna Moore, Social Media Manager March 6, 2024

In hip-hop, there is talent, ambition, which means clashes are bound to happen. Two women in the industry, Megan Thee Stallion and Nicki Minaj, found themselves at the center of a storm of controversy....

The King of R&B performs a halftime show to remember during Super Bowl LVII. With many great featured artists and very talented singing and dancing Usher delivers a musical performance of the year.

Usher Rocks the Dome and Skates to His Throne

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Copy Editor February 12, 2024

If anyone has the right to sit on a throne in the middle of Las Vegas, it’s Usher. Usher's appearance during the Super Bowl LVIII halftime show at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas was an instant confirmation...

Usher released his ninth studio album, days before his Super Bowl halftime headliner debut. The album contains of 20 different tracks and features many popular artists. The cover photo of “COMING HOME” is of Usher’s back as he is turned from the camera with many chains and a cross chain facing the camera while possessing a peach with his arms over his head.

The King of R&B is “COMING HOME”

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Copy Editor February 9, 2024

The new album COMING HOME by Usher Raymond, the King of R&B, has officially been released just two days before he will headline the Super Bowl LVIII halftime show. His latest album, COMING HOME, pays...

21 Savage did not disappoint with his recently released album. This album has great features as well as 21’s tracks alone.

21’s American Dream

Carson Birdsall, Staff Writer January 26, 2024

21 Savage has always been more of a drill rap artist but with his most recent album “American Dream” he seemed to try to stray away from just trap music and more into lyrical rap music. His song with...

YG Marley releases his single debut “Praise Jah In the Moonlight” and it is the talk of the century as it features a sample of his grandfather Bob Marley. YG Marley is a generational artist in the Marley family and is on the rise for success.

The Marley Legacy Lives On

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Copy Editor January 16, 2024

The Marley family's emerging star, YG Marley whose full name is Joshua Omaru Marley, released his debut single, "Praise Jah In the Moonlight," on December 27th, which may be the song of the year in our...

The cover of Drake’s new concert logo is a hit and Drake promises Denver a night to remember after he postponed his night with Denver during his last tour.

Drake Drops Concert Details After Postponing Denver

Conner Pickett, Staff Writer November 14, 2023

Drake is headed back out on the road next year starting very early into 2024. On Monday morning Nov 13th, Drake revealed the dates for his upcoming 2024 United States run. The tour is called It’s All...

Brent Fiyaz hit fans with a suprise release of “Larger than life” and theyre more than happy with what they got.

Brent Faiyaz Proves Himself Again

Carson Birdsall, Staff Writer November 11, 2023

Friday October 27 at 12 pm eastern time Brent faiyaz dropped a surprise album called “larger than life” this album was his fourth studio album. This 14 song album that he announced just 10 hours before...

1989 (Taylor’s Version) has 5 new from the vault songs and a new mature version of the classic songs.

1989 is More than a Throwback

Kaylee Ledgerwood, Staff Writer November 7, 2023

After a bitter royalty dispute in 2018, Taylor Swift has been re-recording her first six studio albums -- those albums and her former label Big Machine were sold to controversial music executive Scooter...

Omar Apollo’s newest EP is a great representation of what is to come in his music journey. This image displays the art and cover of Apollo’s newest EP, as it is a piece of him gazing forward with his hand on his bare chest.

Omar Apollo Shines Bright

Makenzie Carpenter-Sais, Copy Editor October 24, 2023

Omar Apollo is among the most captivating shape-shifters in music. The Mexican American singer-songwriter, who was taken in by Indiana as a youngster, has become one of the emerging talents of his generation...

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