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Parquet Courts performs on the Governors Ball Stage. / File photo by Zipporah Osei

Governors Ball returns to New York City

This year’s Governors Ball came to Randall’s Island Park in New York City on June 2 for its three day, seventh annual music festival. The festival opened with a range of shows to satisfy rap, rhythm and blues, pop and electronic dance music fans alike. The list of artists included Charli XCX, ScHoolboy Q, Michael Kiwankua, Majid Jordan and headliner, Chance the Rapper.

by × June 20, 2017 × 0 comments

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Dozens of acts will perform at Governors Ball Music Festival June 2 through 4. / File photo by News Staff

2017 Governors Music Festival comes to New York City

New York City will host the seventh annual Governors Ball Music Festival at Randall’s Island Park June 2 through 4.

by × May 29, 2017 × 2 comments

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Inside column: Evolution of modern dance

I had never even thought about grinding before I came to America and was horrified, yet slightly intrigued, by the thought of it. The thought of a boy picking me to “grind” with was an ego boost (I say this with my head held in my hands because I truly am embarrassed about my former lack of self-esteem). At first, I didn’t understand what I had to do; I stood there in the middle of the dance floor like a dorky middle schooler at a dance, unaware of how to trap these boys. But now, I’ve learned to master the art.

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