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Halsey’s “Hopeless Fountain Kingdom” is anything but hopeless

September 29, 2017 5:47pm | Megan Wedhorn

Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, better known by her stage name Halsey, is an American singer-songwriter who was born in Clark, New Jersey, in 1994. Halsey’s career first began in 2012 on Youtube, where she would post covers of songs. Five years later, she has produced two […]

“Everybody” should listen to Logic’s newest

September 19, 2017 7:16pm | Josalyn Taylor and Savanna Guevara

Rapper Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, known mainly by his stage name Logic, recently released his third studio album. Everybody was released at the beginning of May. It debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 and sold 196,000 pure albums. The album was […]

Lovato’s powerful new single hits the charts

September 15, 2017 3:18pm | Stefani Trejo

Demi Lovato’s new single “Sorry Not Sorry,” produced by Zaire Koalo, Trevor Brown, and Warren “Oak” Felder, has been a smashing hit. Released as a teaser for her new album Tell Me To Love You, the song started at 23 on the billboard 100; she also […]

“Location” By Khalid is a perfect song

April 26, 2017 7:09pm | Melanie Slay

New songwriter Khalid makes a new statement with his new hit song, “Location” from his new album American Teen. The whole album basically portrays love and what it’s like to be a teen. The song “Location” is the best selection on the album and has made the Top […]

“Divide” is worth the wait

April 17, 2017 6:22pm | Stefani Trejo

After a one-year hiatus, Ed Sheeran released his long-awaited third album ÷, or Divide. After being #2 on the Billboard 200 for five weeks in a row, the album has been a huge success. The album has a mixture of melodic run throughs in a staggering array […]

Drake drops No. 1 album, “More Life”

March 31, 2017 1:32pm | Andrea Garcia

Canadian recording artist and hip hop sensation Drake released his new album on earlier this month. The new release falls somewhere between a mix tape and an album. There are 22 new songs, with “Passionfruit” being the most popular. The album hit the No. 1 […]

Marley legacy lives on

March 21, 2017 8:15pm | Josalyn Taylor

Skip Marley, Bob Marley’s grandson, is making his grandfather proud. Being featured in a song with Katy Perry made his existence known to more people. Perry asked Skip to duet with her in her new song “Chained to the Rhythm”. Reggae may run deep in […]

Lea Michele’s album “Louder” is inspiring

March 10, 2017 11:32am | Tana Cleveland

Glee star Lea Michele has teased us with hints of a second album in recent interviews. After her phenomenal album Louder released in 2014, fans are all expecting big things from her. After such a phenomenal first album, fans are excited for a second. The album Louder […]

John Legend creates new sound

March 4, 2017 12:25pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

John Legend has released another album called Darkness and Light, featuring other musical artists such as Brittany Howard, Chance the Rapper and Miguel. However, unlike his other four studio albums, this one is out of his comfort zone and makes him stand out as a singer. […]

NF hits Top Christian album chart

February 17, 2017 12:24pm | Savanna Guevara

Rapper Nate Feuerstein, also known by stage name NF, hit his second number one on Top Christian album chart, with his most-listened to song titled ‘Therapy Session’. NF became commonly known with his recent album which he’s explained he not only wrote to help others but to also […]