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UMass Spring Concert Lineups of the Decade

The official Cardi B concert announcement from Tinder. (Photo/Tinder)

Sophia Torres, Writer

December 11, 2019

A blast in the past of the past concerts UMass has held.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2017

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Amherst Wire Staff

December 10, 2019

For the next few weeks, 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.

Top 10 rapper chains of the decade

(The Come Up Show / Wikimedia Commons)

Shane Guilfoyle, Writer

December 10, 2019

Creativity is synonymous with rap. As artists falling under the genre progressed alongside cultures like the arts and entertainment, they’ve developed channels to present their vision. Jewelry stands as a visual representation of accomplishment and can be tied more broadly tied to an artist's mood or aesthetic.

Hip-Hop MVPs of the decade: 2012 and 2013

Kendrick Lamar performing. (Creative Commons/ Øyafestivalen)

Jonathan Kermah, Co-editor in Chief

December 7, 2019

2012 and 2013 set in stone a new hip-hop hierarchy and laid the groundwork for the new sounds of hip-hop to come. While Kanye West didn’t show signs of slowing down, it was clear that the crown sat at the top between Drake and Kendrick who stared at each other from the castles they built just three years into the decade.

17 Again: The evolution of Miley Cyrus

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Nasya Blackshear, Writer

December 5, 2019

A generation has grown up with her, watching as she’s grown and made mistakes that everyone was able to learn from.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2016

(Shane Guilfoyle / Amherst Wire)

Amherst Wire Staff

December 5, 2019

For the next few weeks, 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.

Hip-Hop MVPs of the decade: 2010 and 2011

Kanye West in 2011 (Paul Cook/Wikimedia Commons)

Jonathan Kermah, Co-editor in Chief

December 4, 2019

For the next few weeks, Amherst Wire entertainment is bringing the best of the decade right to you. To do my part in contributing to our end of the decade content, I will be highlighting some of the most important moments from rappers in the decade.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2015

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Amherst Wire Staff

December 3, 2019

For the next few weeks, 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.

Ask UMass — End of the decade music

Ask UMass — End of the decade music

Nicole Biagioni and John Buday

December 1, 2019

In the second episode of our "End of the decade" series, Nicole Biagioni and John Buday ask students about their favorite music from the last decade.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2014

(Shane Guilfoyle / Amherst Wire)

Amherst Wire Staff

November 21, 2019

For the next few weeks, 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.

808s and Ankle Breaks: GRAMMY nominations and NBA news

808s and Ankle Breaks (Drew Meagher/ Mugatunes)

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

November 21, 2019

On this episode, the boys talk about this years’ Grammy nominations and run through the biggest headlines in the NBA.

Entertainment’s weekly spin with Pouya, Xavier Wolf, Greyson Chance and more

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Amherst Wire Staff

November 19, 2019

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.

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