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Entertainment’s weekly spin with Trippie Redd, Hayley Williams and more

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Amherst Wire Staff

February 4, 2020

With more music being released than ever before, Amherst Wire’s Entertainment team keeps you posted with some of their favorite tracks of the week.

(Fake) Blonde Moment: The 2020 Grammy Awards, Justin Bieber and celebrity break ups

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Grace Sherwood and Chad Douty

January 30, 2020

Chad and Grace are back for more shenanigans! In the first episode of the semester, they discuss the 2020 Grammy Awards, Justin Bieber’s (questionable) new music, celebrity heartbreaks, hookups and also give some coveted advice in a new segment.

The Good, The Bad and the Heartbreaking of the Grammys 2020

The Good, The Bad and the Heartbreaking of the Grammys 2020

Astghik Dion, Entertainment and Photo Editor

January 29, 2020

With the duration of the show lasting over three hours, it is difficult to highlight every moment that moved, shocked, disgusted or entranced the audience. Yet, there were certainly seven moments that stood out from the rest - whether that be in a positive, or negative way. 

Mac Miller’s “Circles” is a melancholy masterpiece

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Shane Guilfoyle, Entertainment Editor

January 28, 2020

In comparison to today’s overall sound, “Circles” is more so comprised of symphonies, rather than slappers. Most people imagine Miller as a rapper, but “Circles” maintained a unique sound, placing the work somewhere beyond hip-hop.

Halsey’s new album, “Manic,” is masterfully chaotic

Halsey's new album,

Nasya Blackshear, Contributor

January 27, 2020

Halsey's new album bleeds vulnerability as she redefines the context of mania.

Hip-Hop MVPs of the decade: 2018 and 2019

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Jonathan Kermah, Co-editor in Chief

December 31, 2019

J. Cole and the expansion of hip-hop to close the decade.

The best pop culture moment from every year throughout the decade

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Chloe Lindahl, Writer

December 23, 2019

Whether they be good or bad, these events helped shape the decade’s history. Without further ado, here are the biggest moments from the 2010s.

Hip-Hop MVPs of the decade: 2014 and 2015

Hip-Hop MVPs of the decade: 2014 and 2015

Jonathan Kermah, Co-editor in Chief

December 20, 2019

Today's article highlights Future and Earl Sweatshirt's contributions to this decade in hip-hop.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2018

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Amherst Wire Staff

December 13, 2019

For the next week, Amherst Wire entertainment is bringing the best of the decade right to you. We’ve taken the best and most memorable songs of the decade to give you the ultimate nostalgia trip.

Harry Styles’ influential journey throughout the decade

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Kacey Connolly, Podcast Editor

December 13, 2019

From 16-year-old boybander to 25-year-old rock revivalist, Styles has not only been shaped by the past decade of society, but has lent his helping hand in reshaping it as well.

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