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Green Hope Students Come Back After BTS Tour-Finale Concert in New Jersey

Green Hope Students Come Back After BTS Tour-Finale Concert in New Jersey

Uma Bhat, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019


Filed under Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Shraddha Audut, ‘21, has been a fan of the hit Korean boy-band BTS since Spring of 2019; she’s bought their music, sung along to their new songs in barely comprehensible Korean -- but it wasn’t until recently that she was able to experience the full on glory of the sensation group in their most ...

First Impressions of Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” Album

First Impressions of Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” Album

Jordan Barish, Julia Agius, and Sonia Rao

February 15, 2019


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

It is arguable that Ariana Grande is currently at the peak of her music career. Coasting off of success with her album “Sweetener” and the release of singles such as “thank u, next” “imagine” and “7 rings”, Ariana Grande is releasing her 5th album “thank u, next” at midnight on Febru...

Khalid “Suncity” Album Review

Khalid “Suncity” Album Review

Hannah McCarron, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music, OPINION, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

“Suncity” by Khalid Rate: 4.5/5 Stars Song by Song Breakdown: 9.13- This opening track, while not necessarily a full song, is a nice “welcome” to the album. He features a sound clip of the mayor of El Paso (Khalid’s hometown) announcing him receiving the key to the city. This short 56 sec...

Eminem’s Kamikaze Review

Eminem’s Kamikaze Review

Alex Price, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

After four years without releasing an album, Eminem has now dropped two in the last eight months. After serious critique and backlash following the release of Revival, Eminem fired back with Kamikaze, an album taking aim at “new-age” rappers and people that dissed Revival. This theme is most promi...

Green Hope Chorus Takes Home the Gold

Green Hope Chorus Takes Home the Gold

Spencer Cowley and Jordan Barish

March 29, 2018


Filed under FINE ARTS, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Green Hope’s Voices of Hope and Sorelle Sound competed this past weekend in Atlanta, Georgia at the Southern Star Music Festival. Both Green Hope choirs received “Gold” standards - the highest attainable - and Voices of Hope was crowned Choral Sweepstakes Winner of High School Chorus Music and...

Creative Minds of Green Hope – Curtis Waters

Creative Minds of Green Hope – Curtis Waters

Spencer Cowley, Julia Agius, and Jordan Barish

March 14, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, MEDIA, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE, VIDEO

In the first episode of Creative Minds of Green Hope, we interview Senior Abhi Bastakoti (Curtis Waters) about how he creates his music and explore how he became the producer/artist/creator he is today. Find Curtis Waters' Music:

25 Songs of Christmas Playlist

25 Songs of Christmas Playlist

Erin McIndoe, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, MEDIA, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Here are 25 songs for everyday of December leading up to Christmas,  to get you in the mood for the Holidays season. Holiday music is the perfect thing to get you in the holiday spirit.  This playlist has a little bit of everything, from Frank Sinatra to Dean Martin and even new vibes from Pentato...

Are You Ready for It? Taylor Swift’s Reputation to be Released at Midnight

Are You Ready for It? Taylor Swift’s Reputation to be Released at Midnight

Coral Aman, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

This Friday, Taylor Swift will drop her sixth album, Reputation, the first album she’s produced since 1989 in 2014. Reputation is unlike anything Taylor has ever done before. The lyrics are mysterious and dark, and the singer has experienced with new sounds, including heavier beats. The album features...

Thomas Rhett’s Life Changing Album

Justine Yelincic, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Music, STUDENT LIFE

The rise of Thomas Rhett’s music has been pretty incredible to watch. His first album, It Goes Like This, was a huge start for him, leading him to many awards and riches. Last month he released a new album, Life Changes, in which the songs are dedicated to his wife, Lauren Rhett. The album won ove...

Taylor Swift’s Bad Reputation

Taylor Swift’s Bad Reputation

Coral Aman, Staff Writer

September 8, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music, OPINION, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

On Thursday, August 25, Taylor Swift addressed the snakes. She released her new single, "Look What You Made Me Do." And announced a new album, her sixth, entitled Reputation, which is set to be released on November 10. "Look What You Made Me Do" marks a shift in Swift's music and is unlike anythi...

Holiday Musicals Heighten the Happiness of the Holidays

Holiday Musicals Heighten the Happiness of the Holidays

Ruby Shah, Staff Writer

December 20, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE, Television

Musicals are common throughout popular culture like Hamilton and The Phantom of the Opera. However, musicals come in different categories and as the holidays inch closer, the music will as well. Holiday musicals can be enjoyed with family and friends through December. Listening to these musicals can...

The Hamilton Mixtape is Can’t Miss

<i>The Hamilton Mixtape</i> is Can’t Miss

Sonia Rao, Staff Writer

December 20, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

The whole world has heard of Hamilton- the hit Broadway musical that has broken boundaries and received stellar reviews from critics all over the country.  For those who aren’t in the know, the musical focuses on the life of America’s first treasury-secretary Alexander Hamilton, but rather with hip-...

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