Unarguably, 2017 has been the year of Cardi B, as the acclaimed female rapper who has transcended all expectations and become a force to reckoned with. Upon releasing her hit single “Bodak Yellow” this summer, Cardi B topped the charts and eventually became the first female rapper to go platinum since Lauryn Hill in 1998. […]

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Everyone hates quizzes, but everyone loves Buzzfeed quizzes. Over the years, I’ve developed a system for determining what constitutes a good Buzzfeed quiz, and what makes a boring one. Click on the links below for fast access to five of the most entertaining Buzzfeed quizzes. Get ready to waste some time and get to know […]

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Rumor has it, if you say “2007” over and over again fast enough, it’ll sound like you’re saying “iconic,” probably because that’s the only adjective you’ll ever need to describe that year. Admit it: 2007 will be the most iconic year of the century. Between Britney, Paris, Lindsay, Motorola RAZRs, BlackBerrys, “High School Musical,” and […]

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Who says jazz is dead? Jazz music, previously thought to be music for Southern grandparents, has made a resurgence in the American music scene, but this time, it sounds a whole lot different. Infused with funk, electronic and soul influences, nu jazz is on the up and up with nowhere else to go but up. […]

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I’m Mexican and my hometown is Miami, so I have been surrounded by Hispanic culture my entire life. I’ve only been away from home for a month, but I already miss speaking Spanish daily and being surrounded by my fellow Latinos. Boston is an extremely diverse city, so although there is Hispanic community here, it’s […]

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Tis the season for sweaters, boots and strong winds. The time for reflection, crisp air and peace is upon us, and to commemorate this sweet period of autumnal bliss, here’s a playlist sure to get you into the fall spirit.   “Over Everything” by Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile Upon the impending release of their […]

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In this generation, it’s hard to pretend that issues of race and gender don’t dominate our society. One of the most oppressed groups of people in our society is women — women of color, specifically. Women of color have always been present in pop culture, screaming at the top of their lungs for the world […]

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We’re in that time of year when the weather is wonky, the work is fierce, and everyone is still trying to figure out which friends to go to parties with. Here’s a playlist to help you through all the BU fall semester feels. For a fresh start…   “I Will Survive” by Gloria Gaynor This […]

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The school year has officially started here in Boston, and while many are eager to start classes, the fun has just begun. It is no secret that the concerts in Boston are a huge part of the city’s nightlife. Thousands of students attend concerts around the city every weekend. Here are a few concerts coming to […]

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All the buzz in Boston this weekend has been about one thing: Boston Calling. The music festival this year was taken a few notches up from past years. A new location, new performers, three stages, food venues and the very popular Ferris wheel all created a unique atmosphere that is now known as the Boston […]

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