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Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Zhou Morado

Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Zhou Morado

Anna-Claire Kilcoyne, features writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Features

Music has always been a part of the lives of Skyshon Mosley and Kevin "lil ch6po" Norman. But it was not until the winter of their sophomore year that Norman and Mosley, juniors, along with friends Derek “Mellow” Anderson and Avery Jewell, juniors, became more serious about their love of rap music.... Read more »

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping review

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping review

Holden Foreman, web editor
September 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

TKC reviewed Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping upon the movie’s June 3 release, but viewers have another chance to see the movie when it comes out on Blu-ray Monday, Sept. 12. “I’m a weirdo” upstart popstar Connor4Real (Andy Samberg) proclaims on his track of the same name, and the statement extends to the entire production... Read more »

Senior profile: Addie Gaither-Ganim

Senior profile: Addie Gaither-Ganim

Chloë King, blog/podcast editor
April 28, 2016
Filed under Senior Magazine, Senior Profiles

Addie Gaither-Ganim wears black pants and black boots, a white and black t-shirt with a Beatles print on it and a cinched cargo jacket. Dark eyeliner rims her blue eyes, and her medium-length, dark red hair frames her face. She’s got a pair of earbuds hanging out of her bag, playing a muted song. ... Read more »

Guess the music artist based on their album cover

Guess the music artist based on their album cover

Jack Camenzind, photographer
March 8, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

https://www.playbuzz.com/jackrn10/guess-the-music-artist-based-on-their-album-cover

Pion-Ear: Ruth B’s “The Intro”

Pion-Ear: Ruth B’s “The Intro”

Holden Foreman, entertainment editor
February 2, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Pion-Ear

“They think it's a shame / that the world will never know our names,” croons Canadian upstart Ruth B on “2 Poor Kids,” the first track on the 20-year-old singer-songwriter’s new EP, “The Intro,” released Nov. 27, 2015. The four tracks showcase Ruth’s soft voice and strong emotions. Unfortunately, the two traits mix poorly, an... Read more »

Pop culture recap of 2015

Pop culture recap of 2015

Katherine Hubbard, features writer
January 19, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

https://www.playbuzz.com/thekirkwoodcall10/pop-culture-recap-of-2015

‘♫’ marks the spot for the modern pirate

‘♫’ marks the spot for the modern pirate

Holden Foreman, entertainment editor
November 10, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

Pirates are everywhere around us; yet, they don’t take the form we’ve grown accustomed to from storybooks and a few too many Johnny Depp movies. No, pirates don’t run from crocodiles and brandish their hooks at flying boys. No, pirates don’t show up to Krispy Kreme once a year for a free dozen... Read more »

Pipes of gold

Pipes of gold

Bradley Fargo, entertainment editor
March 11, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

Imagine being picked out of the crowd by a superstar. He flies you out to L.A., gives you money to spend and a place to stay along with the key to the gold-encrusted doors of the music industry. Seven months ago, this is what happened to Daniel Hughes. Daniel, senior, as well as nine other black ... Read more »

Album review: “Motion” by Calvin Harris

Album review: “Motion” by Calvin Harris

Julia Wunning-Zimmer, opinions writer
November 17, 2014
Filed under Opinions

Though Calvin Harris risks his status as, according to Forbes, the highest-paid DJ when he collaborates with less popular artists on his Nov. 3 album Motion, he creates entrancing beats and anthems to rule listeners' ears. Once a worker in a fish factory, Harris, born as Adam Richard Wiles in Dumf... Read more »

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