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2023 VMAs Overview

VC A&E  2023 VMAs Overview  Annika Parekh  Award season is officially back in full swing as the Video Music Awards, also known as the VMAs, aired on September 12th, 2023, at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The ceremony…

95th Annual Academy Awards (Oscars) Recap

The 95th Annual Academy Awards, most commonly known as the Oscars, occurred on Sunday, March 12th, 2023, at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, California. The Oscars honor movies and other forms of film that change the way we see…

2023 SAG Awards Recap

The Screen Actors Guild Awards, occurring annually in February, honors the achievements in film and television performance for the previous year. At 8pm on February 26th, 2023, plenty of phenomenal movie/show performers and creators were rewarded with this prestigious award…

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2023 Grammys Recap

The 65th Annual Grammys was on Sunday, February 5, 2023. It was held at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles and recognized the best recordings, compositions, and artists of the year. The returning host of three years, Trevor Noah, made…

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Rosaline Review

Rosaline is a new film on Disney+ that is a comedic retelling of Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare told from Romeo’s ex, Rosaline, the woman who Romeo claims to love first before he falls for Juliet. Starring Kaitlyn Dever (Rosaline),…

Golden Globes 2023 Recap

Occurring annually in January, the Golden Globes is a prestigious award given by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. On Tuesday, January 10th, 2023, the HFPA held the 80th annual Golden Globes and gave away plenty of awards (going to both…

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Full Review Of Taylor Swift’s Album, Midnights

Taylor Swift’s new studio album, Midnights, came out on October 21, 2022 and it’s safe to say those 13 songs are so good that Swift’s new album broke the Billboard charts – as in, the top 10 Billboard spots were…

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All You Need to Know About the 2022 Emmys

On September 12th, 2022, another prestigious and long-awaited award ceremony took place to end the 2022 award season.  The 2022 Emmy Awards celebrated the beloved actors, actresses, and TV shows that most people during the Covid-19 Pandemic leaned on and…

Musical Prodigies

More New Albums In 2022 Music is the language of the soul; it has the ability to connect people. Whether it’s by language, genre, or the meaning behind the song, music is a form of art that interconnects us.  Sour…

Oscars 2022 Speculation & What We Know So Far

Your favorite season may be Fall, Spring, Winter, or Summer, but my favorite season is Award season! To kick off the 2022 award season, we have the famous Oscars. The Academy of Motion Pictures will be presenting the 94th Academy…