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John Legend Is a Man Who Cares to Promote Education

John Legend, recording artist, musician and actor and recipient of nine Grammy Awards isn’t only talented but also an intelligent man. John Legend growing up was offered scholarships to Harvard University, Georgetown University and Morehouse College. He attended the University … Continue reading

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Beastie Boys “Make Some Noise” at Madison Square Garden

Rap veteran group, Beastie Boys, previewed their upcoming album Hot Sauce Committee Part Two at Madison Square Garden…through a boombox.  Though the album is scheduled to release May 3, the Beastie Boys broadcast a 45 minute inside scoop via Livestream.

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SNL’s Bastard Child The Lonely Island Pairs with Pop Stars on New Album

The boys that brought funny back to the dwindling Saturday Night Live are prepping their latest album, Turtleneck & Chains. The new Lonely Island record follows the trio’s incredib(ad)ly successful breakout release, featuring such instant classics as “I’m on a … Continue reading

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The Public Boom and The Private Pod

Years ago, the boombox was the portable music option. These bulky machines lit up city streets most notably during the early days of hip-hop, when young people would rap to tracks and dance in public; gathering, celebrating, and sharing their … Continue reading

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