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Sorry Taylor, We Can’t Calm Down

Andi Weigand, Staff

October 31, 2019

Unless you have been living under a rock all summer, you must have heard about the release of Taylor Swift’s groundbreaking album “Lover.”   After two long years, our favorite country-turned-pop singer returned with her album that, in the words of Erin Vanderhoof from Vanity Fair, “Could...

Dancing with the Stars Review

Christina Rhoades, Features Editor

October 31, 2019

Ever since I was 10-years-old, my mom and I have been watching Dancing with the Stars every Monday night. And finally, after a 10-month hiatus, Dancing with the Stars is back and in full swing. I went into this season with some skepticism about how the break would change the show and after six weeks of...

DaBaby Album Review

Jayton Rausch, A&E Editor

October 31, 2019

DaBaby, a somewhat new rapper came up quickly, within the past year. His song SUGE blew up and made his name known. All of DaBaby’s songs have the same feeling; they’re all very upbeat and he usually raps about the same things, himself, his family and how he lives his life.  DaBaby’s bigges...

Spider-Man Back in the MCU

Spider-Man Back in the MCU

Paige Taylor, Staff

October 31, 2019

Late in the summer of 2019, many Marvel fans had a shock when news that Spider-Man who is also known as Peter Parker was out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).   In August 2009 the Walt Disney Company had made a deal with the Sony Company for...

The 1975 Album Comparison

Megan Jamora, Staff

October 1, 2019

While some with a platform sit idly when it comes to speaking up about social issues, British band The 1975 has recently been using their fame to shed a light on matters important to them. Though their early releases seldom do this, their status in the music industry has brought them to make this chang...

Post Malone “Hollywood’s Bleeding” Review

October 1, 2019

In Post Malone’s third full-length album he expresses yet another version of himself. In the past, Malone has released many hip hop/rap singles that have been hits. Songs like “White Iverson” went RIAA “Recording Industry Association of America”  5x Platinum. The difference between his ne...

4REAL 4REAL Album

Jacob Wyatt, Staff

September 23, 2019

Los Angeles rapper YG remains one of the most prominent figures in the rap game today with a new album titled 4REAL 4REAL. The album is projected to sell around 38,000 copies in the first week. This is only YG’s fourth studio album but he has been in the music business since 2009. The album kicks ...

Avengers Endgame Review

Avengers Endgame Review

Jayton Rausch, Legacy A&E Editor

May 22, 2019

The Avengers movies started with Iron Man (2008), sparking one the greatest storylines ever to be created. Worldwide fans have waited for Avengers End Game to see the result of Thanos acquiring all six of the Infinity Stones. If you haven't seen this movie yet, you need to as soon as possible. The...

P!nk’s ‘Hurts 2B Human’ Impresses

Michaela Ely, Legacy Web Editor

May 20, 2019

P!nk came out with her eighth studio album, Hurts 2B Human, April 26. The album features artists such as Khalid and Chris Stapleton. The lead single, “Walk Me Home,” makes me think of songs I’ve heard in the past, however it puts a new spin on cliche pop music. It seems to be a little bit m...

Rap Or Go To The League Review

Jayton Rausch, Staff

May 17, 2019

Rap Or Go To The League is 2 Chainz’s fifth studio album. 2 Chainz used to be one of the biggest rappers, doing features with Lil Wayne, Drake, Travis Scott and more great rappers.                                      The first song, “Forgiven” (featuring Marsha Ambrosius), is an okay song only because ...

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