Folklore: 2020’s Groundbreaking Album

Taylor Swift's new album,

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

August 13, 2020

Album: Folklore Artist: Taylor Swift Grade: A+ Release Date: July 24, 2020 Genre: Alternative/Indie For over a decade, Taylor Swift released numerous amount of lyrically genius tracks that have been adored by fans. Swift's music has shaped a generation not only through her music but throug...

Sweetness for the Ears

The new Ariana Grande album ,

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

Album: Sweetener Artist: Ariana Grande Genre: Pop Release Date: August 17, 2018 Our Rating:  B+ Ariana Grande's new album  "Sweetener" is here and I'm all for it! Ariana Grande found her voice in this album and shows Grande's fans a different side of her. The album was most defin...

Malone’s beerbongs & bentleys

Just like on his album cover, Post Malone has barbed wire tattooed on his forehead.

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

May 6, 2018

Our Rating: A The wait is over. Just last Friday, April 27, "Beerbongs & Bentleys" was released and broke Spotify records on the very same day. Two years after his album "Stoney" came out, Post Malone continues to dominate the Billboard Music Charts with his hit songs "Rockstar," featuring 21 ...

Cardi B Back on the Beat

Card B's new album cover with attention-grabbing colors and styles shows us another aspect of her bold personality.

Mathilde Requier, highlights contributor

May 3, 2018

With the release of new songs from Drake, Kali Uchis, Lil Xan and many other artists in the hip-hop world, the week of April 6 proved to be revolutionary for the music industry. With empowering and diverse music, one album stood out among others: Cardi B’s Invasion of Privacy. Being her debut album, Car...

J. Cole’s KOD

J Cole's new album truly exemplifies his artistic style.

Emily Simon, Features & Student Life Editor

April 27, 2018

Our Rating: A J. Cole's album, released April 20, was one of much anticipation. This album was released only a year after his previous 4 Your Eyez Only and continued the artist's track record of releasing featureless works that never fail to meet expectations. Truly unraveling J. Cole's thoughts on tod...

Humanz: Surprisingly Out of This World

Humanz: Surprisingly Out of This World

Laura Rico and Samantha Palacios

May 19, 2017

Artist: Gorillaz (2D, Murdoc, Noodle, Russel) Album: Humanz Genre: Hip-Hop, Alternative Rock, Electronic, R&B,  and Rap Release Date: April 28, 2017 Our Rating: A If you don't already know who Gorillaz are you have probably encountered one of their two biggest hits Feel Good Inc...


Lamar's new album was released April 14.

Emily Simon, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Serving as a follow up to Lamar's 2015 album "To Pimp a Butterfly", the long awaited DAMN. was released on April 14th. Like all his work, this album provided listeners with Lamar's celebrated talent for personal reflection coupled with vitriolic discourse on today's media. Lamar's last album embodied...

Future’s Album: FUTURE

The album cover for Future's FUTURE is as unique as his music.

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer

March 18, 2017

Album: FUTURE Artist: Future Genre: Hip-hop, Trap Release Date: Feb. 17, 2017 Our Rating: B+ The very multi-faceted Future released a self-titled album which allowed him to share his many different personas. Depending on the song he's either a ladies-man, a hustler, a party-starter or an atten...



Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer

August 28, 2016

  Album: PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3) Artist: PartyNextDoor Genre: R&B/Soul Release Date: Aug. 12,  2016 Our Rating: B Jahron Anthony Brathwaite, better known as PartyNextDoor is an underground singer, rapper, songwriter and producer. Born in Mississauga, Ontario he is best kno...


The cover picture to Lana's new album is just as amazing as all the songs on it.

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015

Album: Honeymoon Artist: Lana del Rey Genre: Alternative Release Date: September 8, 2015 Our Rating: A Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, known to most by her stage name Lana Del Rey, was born June 21, 1985 in New York City. After high school, she began to sing in nightclubs throughout Broo...

X (Deluxe Edition)

X-album cover: Simple yet effective.

Samantha Valero, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

Album: X (Deluxe Edition) Artist: Ed Sheeran Genre: Pop, R&B and Hip Hop Release Date: June 20, 2014 Our rating: A+ Ed Sheeran, born on Feb. 17, 1991, is now 23 years old. As a child, he played guitar and showed promise for the music business. He began to seriously consider music as a...

It’s About Us

Alex and Sierra: Not in love... Living in Love!

Samantha Valero, Staff Writer

January 27, 2015

Album: It's About Us Artists: Alex and Sierra Genre: Pop Release Date: Oct. 27, 2014 Our Rating: A In 2013, two lovebirds walked onto last season's X-Factor USA stage as nervous and bubbly as ever. These two lovebirds, also college students majoring in music, are Alex Kinsey and S...

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