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Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

Jesse Cooper, Isabella White

December 13, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Recent Updates

Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Little Richard, Ray Charles, and The Rolling Stones—these are the names of the people and bands who contributed to the birth of the rock genre. The electric guitar, the bass, the drums and the lead vocals all create the sound that can make people so excited that they br...

Call It a Comeback: Eminem’s new album to come out Nov. 24

Call It a Comeback: Eminem’s new album  to come out Nov. 24

entertainment

November 14, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Print

A year after his release of  “The Marshall Mathers LP 2,” Eminem will release his new album, “Shady XV,” on Nov. 24. The album commemorates the 15-year release of his debut, “The Slim Shady LP,” and will feature two discs. One will consist of Shady Records’ greatest hits, and the othe...

Hip Hop Club Begins Year

Hip Hop Club Begins Year

Beats

September 8, 2014


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, News Briefs, Online Only, Recent Updates

Hip Hop Club is beginning to get in routine for the 2014-2015 school year. The club had one meeting and has already started their weekly meetings. Nicole Laughrey, sponsor of Hip Hop Club, encourages students to attend the meetings. “It is an incredibly fun club with a ton of nice people involved,”...

Lollapalooza. Critics should realize that the music festival will be amazing no matter the lineup.

entertainment

May 22, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Print

Lollapalooza is an annual mega-concert held in Chicago that showcases musical artists both mainstream and independent from across the world. Ever since the concerts’ manifestation in 1991, Lollapalooza has long drawn criticism from people after the annual lineup has been  released.  Every year, there ...

Global Giving to host talent showcase in spring

Beats

February 12, 2013


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Global Giving is continuing to plan the showcase which is going to take place in March or April, according to sponsor Ryan Ringenberg. The past few years, Global Giving has hosted Carmel’s Best Dance Crew, but because Hip-Hop Club isn’t as large as it used to be, it has decided to change the dance...

Student involvement in hip hop culture increases

Student involvement in hip hop culture increases

entertainment

February 23, 2012


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

For many, the modern day definition of hip hop is associated with the rap music of radio airwaves and inner city youths. For junior Leo Kim, hip hop is much more personal. Kim said he began breakdancing– or ‘b-boying’, as he and others of the hip hop culture call it– about two and a half years...