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Cardi B is No Ordinary Woman

January 3, 2018 1:27pm | Itzel Velazquez

Cardi B, whose “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” ascended to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, is no ordinary woman. Belcalis Almanzar, commonly known as her stage name Cardi B, is a former stripper who grew up in the Bronx and became an instagram […]

“Look What You Made Me Do” is spectacular

December 31, 2017 1:25pm | Itzel Velazquez

“I’m sorry, the old Taylor can’t come to the phone right now./ Why?/ Oh, ‘cause she’s dead!” “Look What You Made Me Do” is Taylor Swift  introductory single for her upcoming album Reputation. She has made a “heel turn” with this song by going from […]

Tiesto Edit station on spotify is on the rise

December 16, 2017 9:04pm | Andrea Garcia

Electrifying and Exhilarating, the Tiesto edit station is a must-hear on spotify. Composed of electronic dance music, the station has all of Tiesto’s best work. A world renown DJ, Tiesto is one of the best in the EDM industry. The station includes the songs only […]

“Memories … Do Not Open” is a unique album

December 13, 2017 6:46pm | Megan Wedhorn

The Chainsmokers is an EDM/pop duo from New York City, that formed in 2012. The Chainsmokers is made up of two members: Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall. The duo rose to fame in 2014 with their first single “#Selfie”. Since then, they have won 14 […]

Christmas tunes take a new sound

December 8, 2017 7:12pm | Andrea Garcia

One of the most popular parts of the holidays is the music. From Christmas carols to Hallmark-themed songs, Christmas music is what sets the mood for the holidays. One genre that has been on the rise recently is Christmas Trap Music. The genre is very […]

“Attention” is one big hit

December 4, 2017 1:25pm | Itzel Velazquez

Charlie Puth is back and better than ever with his hit single “Attention,” part of his upcoming album Voice Notes, produced by him with help of Jacob Kasher as a writer. It’s been on Billboard as a top ten. Compared to his past hits, “ […]

Sam Smith is “Too Good At Goodbyes”

December 1, 2017 12:44pm | Scarlet Carrillo

While writing “In the Lonely Hour,” Sam Smith became careless. He started drinking and partying more and stopped caring for himself or his career, but after a long hiatus, he’s back with “Too Good at Goodbyes”. His music video starts of with him looking down […]

Harry Style intros exciting new sound

November 19, 2017 1:31pm | Stefani Trejo

Former One Direction member Harry Styles released his first solo album and has stayed on the Billboard 200 for the past 19 weeks. Styles has sold more than 230,000 albums; 193,000 were pure album sales. Style’s current music is much different from what he sang […]

A “Bellyache” that’ll get everyone dancing

November 16, 2017 1:28pm | Savanna Guevara

Artist Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell, professionally known as Billie Eilish, is signed to Interscope Records. Eilish is 15 years old and was raised in Los Angeles in a family of actors and musicians. She perfected her vocal abilities at the age of eight when […]

Miley Cyrus makes a comeback

October 5, 2017 7:14am | Savanna Guevara

Miley Cyrus, who fell out of the music industry world due to her vulgar actions, has now come back and saying people are shocked is an understatement. Cyrus gained many fans back after releasing her song Malibu off of her new studio album Younger Now. […]