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Avril Lavigne’s “Head Above Water” Album Review

Avril Lavigne’s “Head Above Water” Album Review

Anna Boylan, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Culture

You may know Avril Lavigne for her iconic 2008 bop, “Girlfriend.” This Canadian singer made headlines again with the release of her sixth studio album, “Head Above Water,” on Feb. 15, 2019, a whopping six years after her self-titled fifth album, “Avril Lavigne.” Lavigne took a break from the spotlight for ...

FOB’s Manically New “M A N I A”

Erin Bola, Social Media Manager

January 31, 2018


Filed under Culture

Fall Out Boy’s road to releasing their seventh studio album “M A N I A” was a rocky one. The album’s lead single, “Young And Menace,” was released last April to a vast majority of unfavorable reviews. Longtime fans criticized the song for being a stark departure from the band’s pop-punk root...

The Weeknd releases new album “Starboy”

Michael Anthony, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


Filed under Culture, Music

In 2015, R&B singer The Weeknd released his Grammy winning "Beauty Behind The Madness" album. Born Abel Tesafaya, BBTM was met with a ton of positive reactions from both fans and critics, marking the turning point in his brief music career. Earning three billboard number one singles and a triple...

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