Armon Sadler

I'm Armon Sadler, upcoming graduate from Cornell University. I love music and I love writing about it.

DJ Mustard Drops Three Remixes on ‘DON’T BOX ME’ Vol. 1

One of Los Angeles’ finest, DJ Mustard, decided to take some of the popular songs from the last year and put his own twist on them on Don’t Box Me Vol. 1. In this collection you can find dance mixes to hits like Lil Uzi Vert’s “XO Tour Llif3,” Childish Gambino’s “Redbone,” and Khalid’s “Location.” Already popular songs, […]

Lil Uzi Vert’s “XO Tour Llif3” and “Money Longer” Go Double Platinum

Lil Uzi Vert Dishes Off Three New Tracks

It’s a huge day for eclectic Philadelphia rapper Lil Uzi Vert, who celebrates achieving double platinum status for his hits “Money Longer” and “XO Tour Llif3”, released in 2016 and 2017 respectively. It’s already been a big year for the rapper, appearing on Migos four-time platinum #1 single “Bad and Boujee” in addition to achieving gold plaques […]

Dr. Dre Releases New Track “Gunfiyah”

A seasoned veteran and well-respected producer in the game, Dr. Dre really has nothing left to prove to anyone. Yet today he decided to drop a new track titled “Gunfiyah.” It premiered on his Beats 1 Radio station, The Pharmacy, but now is available for listening at everyone’s leisure. The tempo is upbeat and Dre matches it with […]

J. Cole’s Secret to “Neighbors” Beat Revealed

It’s no secret that artists often sample their previous works to create new tracks. It’s a way to show their progression and utilize good aspects of their old music to form something newer and better. J. Cole is often named one the best artists and producers of our generation, and he recently revealed just how […]

Meek Mill Announces Album Release Date

Meek Mill has been working hard as of late, dropping Meekend Music and Meekend Music 2 EPs over the past months in preparation for his upcoming album release. We now know, per an Instagram post and Tweet from the Maybach Music Group artist, that the album Wins and Losses will be here on July 21st. Meek shared the cover […]

LaVar Ball Responds To Joel Embiid

LaVar Ball has made fans and enemies of many people with his outlandish character and support of his children. After his son, UCLA’s Lonzo Ball, was drafted 2nd to the Los Angeles Lakers, his father quickly exclaimed Lonzo would lead the Lakers to the playoffs and back to the prominence they once had in the NBA. […]

Young Thug Adds Quavo to “You Said” on ‘Beautiful Thugger Girls’

The concept of an album being a final product has been called into question ever since Kanye West continually made changes to The Life of Pablo after its initial release. Since then, other artists have adopted the method in an effort to add singles or features to albums they feel they would fit well. It’s also been […]

21 Savage Releases Debut Album ‘Issa Album’

21 Savage burst onto the scene last summer with Savage Mode, a collaborative EP with multi-talented producer Metro Boomin. He earned his first platinum song for “X” featuring Future, was added to the 2016 XXL Freshman Class and has been featured on songs with Travis Scott, Drake, and Meek Mill before being signed to Epic Records past January. Best known for […]

OKC’s Andre Roberson Cheap?

NBA All-Defensive Second Team member Andre Roberson was just signed to a 3 year, $30 million deal to stay with the Oklahoma City Thunder. The forward has been with OKC the entirety of his career after being traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night, and is a key piece of their starting lineup with his […]

Tyler The Creator Unveils Upcoming Album Name, Cover Art and Tracklist

Tyler The Creator surprised us all last week with singles “Who Dat Boy” featuring A$AP Rocky and “911/Mr. Lonely” featuring Frank Ocean. Today news broke that there is a full project coming July 21st uniquely titled Scum F*ck Flower Boy. The album is divided into sides totaling at 14 tracks and no listed features for the non-singles. However, the […]

U.S Office Of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub Resigns

The whirlwind that has been the year of 2017 within the government continues. Today, Director U.S Office Of Government Ethics, Walter Shaub, penned a letter to President Donald Trump alerting him of his intent to resign, effective July 19th. He emphasized the pleasure it has been to serve on the staff, with a special italicized portion stating “public […]

Soundcloud Pursuing A More “Independent Future”

Popular music application Soundcloud will be downsizing, laying off 40% of its employees (173 of 420) and closing its San Francisco and London Offices. The main offices in Berlin and New York, however, will remain open. C0-Founder Alex Ljun credited the move to a desire for ensured “long-term, independent success,” revenue growth and profitability which would […]

First Ever NBA 2k “Canada Edition” Cover to Feature DeMar DeRozan

NBA 2k18, this year’s installment of the popular sports video game, is already shaping up to be very special. It was announced in June that Cleveland Cavaliers’ All Star point guard Kyrie Irving will grace the 2018 edition’s cover. One of the NBA’s all-time great big men, Shaquille O’Neal, was announced as the cover athlete for the $100 Legend […]

Nick Young Signs with the Golden State Warriors

The 2017 NBA Champions, the Golden State Warriors, have been making many headlines with their 5 year, $201 million super-max deal for Steph Curry, Kevin Durant‘s surprisingly low 2 year, $53 million deal, and the successful resigning of Andre Iguodala, Shawn Livingston, and David West. They’ve spent quite a lot of money, placing them well […]

Nas Pays Tribute to Prodigy with Performance of “Shook Ones”

The Hip-Hop world was shaken with the loss of New York legend Prodigy on June 20th. Since then many artists have used their social media or live performances to pay homage to the Mobb Deep member’s name. Fellow New Yorker Nas joined in on the tributes, with a special performance of the iconic song “Shook Ones” at the […]

Chance The Rapper Joins NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert Series

NPR (National Public Radio) has developed a successful series where popular artists host live performances in an office. Artists like D.R.A.M, Noname, Gucci Mane, Sampha, and alt-J have all graced the cramped office space and shown just how powerful their music can be in a live setting. The most recent addition to the series is […]

Kodak Black Releases “Just a Wrap” Freestyle

Kodak Black has hit the ground running since being released from prison in early June. He first dropped the symbolic “First Day Out” followed by the very personal “My Cousin” and added a verse on the remix to KYLE’s hit “iSpy.” Now we’ve got a 4-minute freestyle track titled “Just a Wrap.” The track features […]

3 Doctors Shot Inside a Bronx Hospital – A former Physician was the shooter

One woman is dead and 5 people wounded in a shooting which occurred at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in the Mount Hope neighborhood on Friday afternoon (June 30). Three of the victims are in critical condition and were confirmed to be doctors. J. Peter Donald, chief spokesman for the New York City Police Department, revealed the […]