Students, program director explain how they combine Christian faith, passion for music

Annie Rose, Christian Allegro member and senior, performs a gospel piece with the church band during a Sunday service. Rose said singing at church strengthens her faith by connecting with each song’s meaning.

Valliei Chandrakumar

December 12, 2019

With recent headlines such as “...Made Me Appreciate Christianity for the First Time” (DJBooth), “...Calls Himself ‘Greatest Artist God Ever Created’” (E! Online) and “...on a mission to ‘turn atheists into believers’” (The Irish News), Kanye West, American billionaire, rap megastar ...

Rise of Rap

RISING RAPPERS: Rappers and juniors David Chilemba (left) and Rashid

Jessica Konrad

December 12, 2016

When rappers and juniors David Chilemba and Rashid “RJ” Conteh come home from school, their main focus isn’t studying, socializing with friends or going to sports practice. For Chilemba and Conteh, their first order of business is writing music for their mixtape, which they plan to release Dec...

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


November 14, 2014

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...