The Guilfordian

Rapper Jay-Z snubbed at the 2018 Grammys

Rapper Jay-Z snubbed at the 2018 Grammys

Jasmin Whitsett, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

The 60th annual Grammy Awards are a wrap. The biggest names in music attended and performed their most popular hits, like Bruno Mars’ “Finesse,” featuring rapper Cardi B. Thousands of people looked forward to seeing who would take home the biggest honors of the night. Sadly, Jay-Z, one of the...

“Laila’s Wisdom” is Rapsody’s prime

Nate McManus, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

This year’s continued success of impactful and artistic rap albums appears to be nowhere close to slowing down with the 2017 release of “Laila’s Wisdom” from North Carolina’s own Marlanna Evans. Guilford staff and students may be familiar with Evans, better known by her stage name Rapsody,...

Kendrick Lamar’s mad set at the Coliseum

Gabe Pollack, Staff Writer

May 10, 2013

Early on April 30, Kendrick Lamar inked his name to flesh. “My sister wants to know if you would sign her belly,” asked a fan on behalf of her pregnant sibling during a question and answer session at local hip-hop station 102 Jamz. “You ever think you’d be signing a pregnant woman’s be...