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An Interview With Vision: Ventura

May 9, 2019 2:20pm | Natalie Richardson

Earlier this year, Hebrew Richardson (also known as Vision) released his incredibly successful album, Ventura, taking the school by storm and showing everyone just how talented he is. Richardson says his inspiration came from “his girlfriend and the Yung label- they pushed me to try […]

What makes a “Best Picture” the Best?

March 19, 2019 11:39pm | Naiima Paul

Three weeks later after the Academy Awards, which premiered on February 24th, scrutiny and criticism about the choices made by the Academy can still be found in every corner. And as someone who is interested in art and entertainment, especially relating to film, I was […]

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards: Recap

February 21, 2019 4:36pm | Naiima Paul

Music’s biggest celebration – the 61st Annual Grammy Awards – took place Sunday night. Despite big name performances and entertaining presentations, the night was relatively uneventful. Television ratings show the event had an all-time low viewership compared to Grammys in the past nine years. However, […]

The Potter Play

February 15, 2019 5:24am | Ally Matheson

When you enter the Lyric Theatre in New York for the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, prepare yourself. You are about to enter a world filled with magic and mystery. The moment you enter this world of unknown, you are greeted by the magnificent […]

2019 Oscar Noms: Complaints & Controversies

January 31, 2019 4:55pm | Naiima Paul

As we near the end of awards season, one of the biggest nights in Hollywood is fast approaching – the Academy Awards. The nominations were announced early January, though they received a slightly above average amount of backlash. The main points of discussion were the […]

The R Kelly Docu-Series is only the Beginning

January 19, 2019 5:47am | Naiima Paul

To most of the public- especially African-American communities- R Kelly is a well-known figure. He has had a long-standing career as an R&B hitmaker, creating such memorable tracks as “Ignition Remix” and “Step in the Name of Love.” Throughout his career, however, he has been […]

50,000 Words in a Month?

December 2, 2018 2:19am | Meadow Vokes

It’s that time of year where writers of all types are put to the ultimate challenge. That’s right, it’s National Novel Writing Month. Typically, each month tends to have a theme unique to them and November just so happens to be one for writers. National […]

A Day At Sony

November 29, 2018 11:17pm | Naiima Paul

On Friday, November 2, I was one of the lucky few who got to see the inner workings of the film industry in a field trip to Sony Studios. Our group was able to tour the location and see all of its little wonders and […]

Bohemian Rhapsody Review: For Families not for Fans

November 29, 2018 11:16pm | Naiima Paul

  The highly awaited Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody recently came out to a generally well-receiving audience. Rami Malek, the film’s star, was celebrated for his Oscar-worthy performance as Freddie Mercury. The soundtrack, composed of the band’s greatest hits and best live performances, made its way to […]

Tha Carter V Review

October 29, 2018 6:11am | Amol Shome

Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter V recently came out on September 28 of this year. It was originally slated for release in 2014, but the album was bogged down by a series of arduous legal disputes. These disputes consisted of clashes between Wayne and his label, Cash Money […]