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Mr. Davis’ Message Clouded By Its Features

Mr. Davis’ Message Clouded By Its Features

October 26, 2017

By Gayathri Thelekatt Gucci Mane’s release from prison on May 26 last year was the talk of the summer for the rap community. The Gucci we remembered, whose real name is Rodric Delantic Davis, who was incarcerated in 2013, was g...

Niall Horan’s Flicker Simmers

Niall Horan’s Flicker Simmers

October 26, 2017

By Shelby Daniel Following three successful singles, Niall Horan gives former fangirls and general audiences alike a well-balanced album in Flicker, his first foray into solo artist territory after the announcement of One Dir...

Empowering Female Artists Against the Patriarchy

Empowering Female Artists Against the Patriarchy

October 11, 2017

By Meredith Nardino If there’s one thing I love more than anything, it’s female artists taking control of their image, their sound and their style. The music industry has a history of being a boys’ club (like pretty ...

Reboot of “Total Request Live” Might Just Thrive

Reboot of “Total Request Live” Might Just Thrive

October 10, 2017

By Erin Cabrey MTV’s iconic music video countdown staple, “Total Request Live,” returned to television screens on Oct. 2 after nine years off the air. The original show, which ran from 1998 to 200...

A Miley Cyrus Metamorphosis

A Miley Cyrus Metamorphosis

October 3, 2017

By Sabrina Sahler After twerking on stage with Robin Thicke at the VMAs in 2013 and creating albums Bangerz and Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz, Miley Cyrus’s new album Younger Now shows immense growth and a return...

Fall in Love with Autumn Acoustics

Fall in Love with Autumn Acoustics

September 26, 2017

By Meredith Nardino Last Friday marked the official beginning of the best season of the year: fall. The only things better than chunky sweaters, cozy scarves and apple-cider-flavored everything are the sounds...

Seaway Makes Way For Good Vibes All Year

Seaway Makes Way For Good Vibes All Year

September 20, 2017

By Alvin Halimwidjaya When I came to Fordham in 2014, I was introduced to pop punk for the first time. I fell in love with the genre right away because of how relatable I felt it was. I had spent most of high school getting i...

We Are Never Ever Getting Back the Old Taylor Swift

We Are Never Ever Getting Back the Old Taylor Swift

September 13, 2017

By Kristen Pavlounis “Oh, ‘cause she’s dead!” Still shocked by the unexpected vibe of Taylor Swift’s new single, I couldn’t contain my laughter when I heard the voice-over towards the end of the song. Could ...

Taylor-made for Success

Taylor-made for Success

September 13, 2017

By Bailey Woodard After weeks of anticipation and cryptic social media messages, Taylor Swift has proven her complete domination, again, over the pop music charts. After weeks of anticipation and cryptic social media messages,...

Start the Semester Right With a Banger

Start the Semester Right With a Banger

September 13, 2017

By Meredith Nardino It’s the third week of the semester, and still, no part of me is prepared to get back into the swing of studying. No matter what I do, I can never put together a solid routine once the workload star...

A Nostalgic Look Back at the Top Songs of the Summer

A Nostalgic Look Back at the Top Songs of the Summer

September 13, 2017

By Fiona Moriarty-McLaughlin Like grabbing sunscreen and a bathing suit to hit the beach, summer jams are essential. What’s summer without music? You would have nothing to dance to, work out to or listen to while you’re on y...

Speaker Ice-T Lays Down the Law

Speaker Ice-T Lays Down the Law

May 3, 2017

By Aislinn Keely Tracey Lauren Marrow, better known by his stage name Ice-T, took the stage as Fordham’s Spring Weekend speaker on Thursday, April 27 to deliver a lecture he called, “Overcoming the Im...

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