The Torch

St. John’s Grad “Veldor” Makes The Billboard Music Charts

Henry Wright, Contributing Writer

May 25, 2019

Nicholas Martin Kunkel, AKA "Veldor," charts for the first time on The Billboard Music Charts. A 2015 graduate, of St. John's University College of Professional Studies, makes his first sound wave in the hot entertainment busine...


Joseph Zambrano, Staff Writer

March 21, 2012

With the release of their debut album Up All Night, boy band One Direction is giving Adele’s 21 a run for the number one spot on the charts. They are both currently neck in neck in selling 160,000 copies of their albums this...

Hit or Miss: Odd Future

Gabriele Dow, Staff Writer

March 21, 2012

Odd future’s The Odd Future Tape Vol. 2 is what happens when kids have no supervision. They are not exactly kids anymore since everyone on the album other than Frank Ocean is, as of its release date, at least 18- years-old...

All that’s needed is ‘Ambition’

Darnycya Smith, Contributing Writer

November 4, 2011

  The anticipated sophomore album Ambition from Maybach Music's poetic genius, Wale, saw its release Nov. 1. Now that Wale is under a new music label, unlike his other projects, Ambition is more mainstream, something that...

We found love -Rihanna ft. Calvin Harris

September 22, 2011

  Rihanna released the track "We found love," the first single of her sixth album due in stores Nov. 21. The singer has been releasing albums yearly and 2011 is no different. The Barbados beauty is traveling the world...

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