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Atlanta Tunes Into Tradition

William Chapman, Writer

June 20, 2016

Filed under Audio

After purchasing my tickets as soon as they were released back in the summer, my anticipation gradually began to grow. Small reminders here and there such as stories in the newspaper and pictures from last year caused my excitement to grow over the months that followed. As it got closer the the festival these reminders became more and more frequent. The week leading up it became unavoidable. All...

Q&A Kishi Bashi

Q&A Kishi Bashi

June 20, 2016

       “151a,” a traditional Japanese saying pronounced "ee-chee-go ee-chee-eh," roughly translates to "once in a lifetime chance," or more literally, "one time, o...

Meek Mill’s Latest

Meek Mill’s Latest

June 20, 2016

“Dreams Worth More Than Money,’’ Meek Mill's long-awaited second album is finally here, following the success of his debut, “Dreams and Nightmares.” Lyrically, the s...

Dr. Dre Beats Out Last Album

Kimani Palmer, Writer

June 20, 2016

Filed under Audio

Dr. Dre recently released his third and allegedly, final studio album, “Compton,” ,and a vast majority of his long time fans will be truly satisfied. Along with the unique melodic beats produced by Dr. Dre, listeners will be sure to recognize traces of his different rap styles throughout the album. The album’s timely release preceded the premiere of  "Straight outta Compton," the biopic abou...

The Battle and the Beef

The Battle and the Beef

June 20, 2016

(Joel Ryan/Associated Press) Rivalry and arguments, or so called “beef” between “whatshername” and “that other girl” is one thing, but the stakes are much higher...

The Voice of Healing and Heartbreak

The Voice of Healing and Heartbreak

June 20, 2016

  Adele has an unusual ability to sway pop culture. Unlike the slew of basic pop artists like Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, and Ke$ha, Adele doesn’t try to hypnotize the masses with dance b...

The Rise of a Rebel

The Rise of a Rebel

June 20, 2016

Singer and songwriter Rihanna had established herself early on as a “pop princess,” with several Billboard number one hits, such as “Disturbia,” “Umbrella,” and “Take a B...

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