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Federal Government Drops Diss Track on 6ix9ine

Federal Government Drops Diss Track on 6ix9ine

February 6, 2019

By presenting himself as a meme, 6ix9ine normalizes a world where it’s okay to identify with and even idolize true perverts.

CAB Announces Soulja Boy to Headline Spring Weekend

January 23, 2019

Filed under Culture, Music, News, Showcase

By Eliot Schiaparelli Fordham University's Campus Activities Board (CAB) announced that Soulja Boy (DeAndre Cortez Way) will headline this year’s Spring Weekend Concert. The news leaked on Sunday, Jan. 20 in an Instagram post from Stacks On Deck Money Gang (S.O.D.M.G. Radio), Way’s record label. It listed the university as the April 27 stop of Soulja Boy’s spring 2019 tour stops. His stop at Fordham will be part of ...

Trippie Redd Opts for a Melange of Monotony

Trippie Redd Opts for a Melange of Monotony

November 28, 2018

Trippie Redd is at the helm of emo trap, or what I call nonsense trap.

The Rap Character and Characters of Medvillainy

The Rap Character and Characters of Medvillainy

January 31, 2018

by Adam Payne-Reichert In many ways, much of popular rap these days can feel as if it’s lacking character. Much of the lyrical content contained in chart-topping hits often seems tired and uninsp...

Heavy Sound and Notable Rappers Mark Scott’s Album

Heavy Sound and Notable Rappers Mark Scott’s Album

September 16, 2015

By Alvin Halimwidjaya The first real piece of news I read about Travis Scott was from when he lashed out at a fan who called him A$AP Rocky a week or two ago. The day after, I decided to buy his debut album, Rodeo, ...

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