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Most Popular Christmas Songs

Samantha Perdomo, Staff Writer January 9, 2023

Feliz Navidad - Jose Feliciano    Did you know that the iconic bilingual song Feliz Navidad by José Feliciano was written in 10 minutes? There are really only 32 repeating words in the whole...

Mariah Carey Should’ve Retired 20 Years Ago

Finn Drageset, VNN Editor January 9, 2023

   Mariah Carey, a staple of holiday music across the United States, is well known for her back-to-back chart-topping songs as well as her five-octave vocal range, which is exceptionally rare.    Despite...

SZA: Ctrl Appreciation + New Album

SZA: Ctrl Appreciation + New Album

Rafael Buenviaje, Staff Writer January 9, 2023

   American contemporary R&B singer-songwriter SZA, known for her one-of-a-kind, divine voice, has kept fans patiently waiting for five years for a new album. Her last release, Ctrl (2017), became...

We Love Taylor Swift

Grace Russell and Hailey Kay Peterson, Social Media Manager and Arts & Entertainment Editor November 17, 2022

   Taylor Swift, a pop artist icon of 2022. Not only has she rereleased many of her previous albums, but her album ¨Midnights¨ released on October 21 has already broken records. Within less than 24...

“Her Loss”? More like Our Gain

“Her Loss”? More like Our Gain

Sam Astor, Staff Writer November 17, 2022

   The long-anticipated collaborative studio album “Her Loss” released by artists Drake and 21 Savage on November 4, 2022, finally fulfilled their fans' desperate need for new music. The new album...

Hot Take On: Smithereens

November 17, 2022

   Gia Santolalla Staff Writer    Joji is a Japanese- American singer-songwriter mostly known for his sad music. One of his most known songs from the album is “Glimpse of us” because...

All I Want For Christmas

Mason Murdock, Staff Writer November 17, 2022

     All I want for Christmas is You, is an event that springs up at the end of October and the beginning of November. Every year Christmas season comes early, and the song All I want for Christmas...

Why I’m Thankful for Steve Lacy

Why I’m Thankful for Steve Lacy

Rafael Buenviaje, Staff Writer November 17, 2022

   I had foreseen Steve Lacy’s inevitable rise to success when I first listened to his demo, which included contemporary classics such as “Dark Red” and “Ryd.” I discovered his music during...

Tribute to Takeoff

Alexander Hamidi, Copy Editor November 17, 2022

  On November 1, 2022 Grammy nominated rapper Takeoff was fatally shot outside a Houston Bowling alley. Takeoff was an integral member of Migos, a rap group with almost 20 million monthly listeners on...

Underrated Artists

Underrated Artists

Jenna Gonzalez, Staff Writer November 4, 2022

   Have you ever done the whole classroom group project by yourself with no credit? Underrated. So are these few artists. Some examples of underrated artists to give a listen to are Broken Social Scene,...

The Strange and Scary Sematary

The Strange and Scary Sematary

Aidan Polanco, Editor-in-Chief November 1, 2022

To fans of black metal, trap, and alternative genres of music: Sematary may be the bizarre artistic fusion that you didn’t know you needed. Sematary, who also goes by Graveman, DJ Sorrow, and a handful...

He’s Alright If You’re Ok

Madison Brehm, Graphic Designer November 1, 2022

Aidan Bissett is a small music artist that deserves so much more attention. He is 20 years old, born on February 15, 2002 in Portland Oregon. Music has always been his number one passion, other than...

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