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Mumble Rap: A Genre or a Joke?

Mumble Rap: A Genre or a Joke?

By Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

The mumble rap genre includes artists like 21 Savage and Lil Uzi Vert, but it still has critics questioning its musical validity.

Program Board Launches New YouTube Series

Program Board Launches New YouTube Series

By Anubhuti Kumar, Highlighter Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

NYU Program Board Lectures Chair Kavi Wijayaratne launches a new YouTube series. "NYU PB ASKS," digging into the entertainment interests of the NYU community.

Young Thug Headlines Violet 100 at Terminal 5

Young Thug Headlines Violet 100 at Terminal 5

By Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Young Thug graced the Terminal 5 stage on April 5 for NYU’s annual Violet 100 concert.

Hip-Hop’s Political Path

Hip-Hop’s Political Path

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Hip hop is less political than it once was, but why?