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Female rappers take new heights this summer

Female rappers take new heights this summer
August 23, 2020
From the audacious flows of Saweetie to the powerful lyrics of Chika, here are five female rappers to check out and add to your playlist. 

Review: Kanye West’s “Jesus Is King” has high points, but West’s intentions do not align with his delivery

Graphic by Lidya Dereje.
November 21, 2019
While a fine LP, “Jesus Is King” is a watered-down amalgamation of West’s least ambitious moments strung together by a loose Christian influence.

Review: Frank Ocean steps back into the scene with “DHL”

Review: Frank Ocean steps back into the scene with “DHL”
November 4, 2019
In “DHL,” Ocean takes rap and converts it into an almost soft and soothing flow, yet still including powerful bass beats. Ocean uses his voice to show intense passion, enunciating every word as if it’s his last.

Hick-Hop comes to Macon next month

Country rap group, The Lacs, will be performing in Macon on Dec. 8.
November 15, 2018

The Lacs, also known as artist Clay “Uncle Snap” Sharpe and “Rooster” King, lead vocalist and guitarist, will be in town on Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. to have a concert hosted by The Hargray Theatre. The...

Floco’s Modern Life

Floco’s Modern Life
February 9, 2011

At approximately 2:52 p.m. every Friday afternoon, I feel it. By “it” I’m referring to that campus-wide anxiety “to do.” You know what I mean. You don’t really care what you do. You just...

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