The Torch

After Multiple Set Backs, Brown Finally Makes A Come Back

Michael Falligan Jr., Contributing Writer

September 24, 2014

After multiple setbacks Chris Brown’s sixth studio album ‘X’ was released Sept. 16.The album released last Tuesday covers all bases as Brown gives fans a taste of his growth as an artist by dipping into a variety of genres....

Grande Gives Her ‘Everything’

Darnycya Smith, Staff Writer

September 17, 2014

Straying far away from her doo-wop roots on her first album "Yours Truly," Ariana Grande is showing the world a short year later that she is still more than just a former Nickelodeon actress. She delivered so much, shown just in the fact that "Yours Truly" debuted at #1 on iTun...

‘Riptide’ Makes Waves In LP

Jon Manarang, Staff Writer

September 17, 2014

Taking a page from singer-songwriters like Bon Iver and Birdy, Australia’s James Keogh, better known as Vance Joy, sings tales of heartaches and coming of age.             Having to create a folk album in this e...

This Week In Show Biz

Briawnna Jones, Entertainment Editor

September 17, 2014

 Jalena? On-and-off again couple Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez seem to be on again. The two stars enjoyed a date night over the weekend at LA hot spot Lucky Strike. While the duo was celebrating their mutual friend, Ryan Butler’s birthday, it was the star pair that stole the show. S...

TWISB: This Week In Show Biz

Ashley Pure, Staff Writer

April 17, 2014

 Big Sean & Naya Rivera call it quits It looks like wedding bells will not be ringing for Big Sean and “Glee” actress Naya Rivera. The “Beware” rapper released a statement Wednesday revealing that he has ca...

Hot New Music Releases

Ashley Pure, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

Team Breezy Stays Loyal As he spends his time locked away, Chris Brown’s management has decided to move forward with promotion for his upcoming album dropping the video for his new single Loyal this past week. The song featu...

Salad Days

Jon Daniel Manarang, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

If Mac Demarco’s first record, the aptly titled “2” proved anything, it was that Demarco had a true penchant for penning funk-heavy tunes ripe with jangling guitars and a minimal rhythm section to support his smooth, mellow vocals. In his latest LP, Demarco knocks the metronome do...

Pharrell Williams releases iTunes Radio exclusive

Michael Falligan, Staff Writer

March 18, 2014

Pharrell Williams released his second studio album  “G.I.R.L.” on March 3, 2013. The 70s-influenced record gives you a futuristic feel as well as the groove of the disco era. While “G.I.R.L.” is not groundbreaking or...

Ashanti’s ‘Brave’ fifth album

Briawnna Jones, Assistant Entertainment Editor

March 18, 2014

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. So hell, meet R&B diva Ashanti.The 33- year old songstress is letting it be known that she is heartbroken and on the road to recovery in her fifth-studio album “BraveHeart.” It seems...

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