Grammys 2017 recap: Big wins for Adele cap off a long, uneven show

The Grammys are probably the most hated of the major entertainment awards. Fans always think their favorite bands are overlooked, music writers spend most of the night hate-tweeting the event, and even the artists seem put out by the entire show. It doesn’t help that the Grammys are kind of boring and ridiculous at the […]

SNL recap: Melissa McCarthy’s Sean Spicer rages, Kristen Stewart makes Totino’s Pizza Rolls hot

First-time host Kristen Stewart has spent most of the past five years attempting to shed the public perception of a miserable movie star fueled by her almost weekly appearances on virtually every tabloid cover. After breaking free from the profitable, but terrible Twilight saga, Stewart has starred in a series of smaller, critically acclaimed films (Clouds […]

Looking at 2017 Oscars’ Best Original Song shortlist and nominees

On Tuesday, the nominations for the 89th Academy Awards were announced via a global live stream. Among the 24 categories announced were the five nominees for Best Original Song. Nominees for Best Original Song must “consist of words and music, both of which were original and specifically written for the film.” Each year, the nominees […]

SNL recap: Aziz Ansari rips Trump, Putin stays shirtless, loving La La Land

In its first show since the Trump inauguration, Saturday Night Live with host Aziz Ansari take on the new administration. On Friday, WWE Hall of Famer Donald Trump held a sparsely attended presidential inauguration that is sure to usher in one to four years of angry tweets about Saturday Night Live. During the upcoming time […]

The 10 Best Songs of 2016

The past year in music included great songs from legendary artists, current superstars and up-and-coming musicians ready to make an impact. In a year of upheaval leading to an uncertain future, the songs of 2016 were filled with protest, sadness, and personal statements. As much of a downer as all of that sounds, the biggest […]

The Most Overlooked Albums of 2016

What music deserved more attention from fans and critics in 2016? Catch up on what you missed. Every year, there are thousands of recordings released by artists on various platforms. The sheer volume of recorded music from every genre is daunting for even the most resilient music fan, so unfortunately some albums or songs get […]

The 10 Best Albums of 2016

A difficult year with the loss of many beloved, legendary artists still managed to provide some excellent music to remember. The past year in music can be summed up pretty easily in one word, death. So many musical greats have died in the last 12 months that the joke about god assembling a super-group got […]

SNL recap: John Cena as Gronk, Walter White appears, and a Trump morning

For the better part of a decade, John Cena has been the face of the WWE. However, over the past two years, the jort-wearing, 15-time champion has struck out from the squared circle in an attempt to duplicate the crossover success of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. While Johnson used action films like The Mummy Returns […]

SNL recap: Kristen Wiig returns, Trump’s deep breaths, and the safe Bubble

Through six episodes, Saturday Night Live is off to one of its best starts in years. The presidential election and Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump are a big reason for a ratings jump this season, but the show’s non-political material has also been stronger. Decisions during the summer like promoting writers Chris Kelly and Sara Schneider, […]