Jhanvi Virani


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VIRANI: Political rap is back, especially among millennials

I was reading a book titled, "Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation" by Jeff Chang, and I came across a passage I could not get over: "It was not the rappers' message that brought the audience together, it was the things that the audience bought that brought the rappers together." Historically, rap music has gone through a myriad of styles and subjects.

OPINION

VIRANI: Streaming music may be eventual future of hip-hop

In case you haven’t heard, Chance the Rapper won a few Grammys this year. His mixtape "Coloring Book" was the first streaming-only album to ever win a Grammy Award, and though his accomplishments are a win to independent artists everywhere, skeptics continue to point to his deal with Apple Music to discredit the rapper’s status as a true independent artist.

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VIRANI: Lil Yachty’s new sound might be anti-hip-hop

Lil Yachty has had an incredibly successful year. His debut mixtape and work with DRAM and Chance the Rapper brought the 19-year-old rapper out of the underground scene and into the mainstream, culminating at his induction into the most recent XXL Freshman Class.

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 Jhanvi Virani, a School of Arts and Sciences junior, said she was first interested in running for president because she believes there is a lot of room for change for Rutgers University Student Assembly, especially when it comes to addressing mental health services. 
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 Jhanvi Virani, a School of Arts and Sciences junior, said she was first interested in running for president because she believes there is a lot of room for change for Rutgers University Student Assembly, especially when it comes to addressing mental health services. 

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