The Urban Legend

OPINION: Macklemore takes the spotlight for the Grammys, other artists overlooked

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis at the Grammy Awards Ceremony 2014

Tessa Petrich, Editor in Chief: Layout and Design

March 5, 2014

Here’s news you already know: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis swept the Grammys. They dominated. On Sunday, Jan. 26, they took home four Grammys: Best New Artist, Best Rap Album (“The Heist”), Best Rap Song (“Thrift Shop”), and Best Rap Performance (“Thrift Shop”). Macklemore this, Ryan Lewis that. We h...

Fans wait for hours on Haight Street for tickets to “secret” rap show

Eager music lovers wait patiently to enter Pink+Dolphin Clothing.

Aleah Jennings-Newhouse, Staff Writer

February 15, 2014

A diverse crowd of people in hoodies, snapbacks and other kinds of streetwear lined up Saturday for nearly three blocks on Haight Street, hoping for a chance at free tickets to a secret all-ages rap concert. Those in line were waiting to get into the Pink+Dolphin Clothing store, located at 1431 Haight...

White female rappers match male misogyny

Olivia Morfit, Staff Writer

November 6, 2013

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