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Black Friday Music Releases

Tramon Lucas

November 30, 2015

Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, HIP HOP, MUSIC, NEO SOUL, R&B, SECTIONS

It's common for mixtapes to be released on holidays when many artists can receive their fans full attention. This past Thanksgiving weekend, hip-hop and R&B fans where given more than enough music to feast on. Cash Money...

“There Was a Boy” Is Coming to Morgan State

Benjamin McKnight

November 18, 2015

Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Opera at Morgan will present the Broadway-style jazz opera “There Was a Boy” at the Murphy Fine Arts Center for the first time this beginning this Thursday through the weekend. Nat King Cole’s talented voice gained the...

Slime Season 2 Review

Benjamin McKnight

November 3, 2015

Filed under MUSIC

As controversial as Young Thug has been since his introduction to the hip-hop world, his fan-base continues to grow with every questionable lyric. The colorful Atlanta rapper is coming off the release of his debut album Barter 6,...

Drake’s “Hotline Bling” Takes Over the Internet

Benjamin McKnight

October 23, 2015

Filed under MUSIC

Drake released “Hotline Bling” almost three months ago and he’s not letting the catchy tune go out without a bang. This past Monday, Drake released a music video via Apple Music for “Hotline Bling,” the single he released...

A Fabolous Concert Review

Tramon Lucas

October 16, 2015

Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, Homecoming

The Morgan State Homecoming concert of 2015 was one that will be long remembered for its events on and off the stage. After Houston rapper Travis Scott backed out, the Umoja Council was able to book superstar Rick Ross in a...

Morgan State Choir Director performs for the Pope

Tramon Lucas

September 26, 2015

Filed under CAMPUS NEWS, MUSIC

Morgan State University's choir director, Eric Conway will have the opportunity of a lifetime to perform for Pope Francis during a family outdoor festival in Philadelphia on the last day of his historical U.S. tour Saturday. Invited...

What A Waste of our Time

What A Waste of our Time

September 22, 2015

What Happened to Go-Go?

Benjamin McKnight

September 21, 2015

Filed under MUSIC, SECTIONS

Hip-Hop was born in the concrete jungle of the South Bronx. Jazz got its start in the bowels of New Orleans.  The Nation’s Capital is the home of a genre of its own; a gumbo of hip-hop, funk and R&B called Go-Go. The...

It’s Time For the Rodeo!

It’s Time For the Rodeo!

September 6, 2015

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