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15 Concerts Coming to Nashville/Murfreesboro

15 Concerts Coming to Nashville/Murfreesboro

Alaysia Brown, Reporter

March 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyles

The spring months are known as concert season, the precursor to festival season, also known as summer.   Concerts are the best way to experience the music you love visually and physically. To aid you in your choice of what artists to go see, here is a list of 15 concerts coming to the Nashville/...

    Note to Self by Connor Franta Book Review

    Note to Self by Connor Franta Book Review

Chloe Blake, Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, Reviews

  Note to Self is a Biography/Autobiography in which Connor Franta shows the more vulnerable side of himself to his fans in a somewhat diary-like manner. In Note to Self, Franta shares the internal struggles that the majority of society refuses to acknowledge, such as mental illness, self...

Theatre Presents Legally Blonde

Theatre Presents Legally Blonde

Mckenzie Clarke and Sydney Clarke

March 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase

Blackman's Blaze theatre premieres its new production of Legally Blonde tonight at 7pm. From the 15th to the 17th the musical will take place at 7pm. The 18th is the last day of the performance, and it will have a 2pm showing. Tickets cost $5 for students that bring their school ID, and $10 is the...

The Most Slept on Music Artists

The Most Slept on Music Artists

Alaysia Brown, Reporter

March 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyles

Majid Jordan: This Toronto duo has been making music since 2011, and signed to the coveted OVO Sound label under Drake. You may remember them as the backing vocals in Drake's smash hit Just Hold On, We're Going Home. They released their second studio album, The Space Between, in October of 2017.  ...

A trip to New York City!

A trip to New York City!

Chloe Blake, Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, Showcase, Spotlights

  My parents surprised me with a trip to New York City for my sixteenth birthday. I documented my experiences and put them all together for you!...

2018 Promposal Contest!

2018 Promposal Contest!

Molly Lemoine, Photo Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Lifestyles, Showcase

The Blackman Voice is hosting a promposal contest that could win four participants some awesome (and useful) prizes! The Voice staff will decide on the best promposals based on originality and entertainment value. All you need to do is submit a picture or video less than two minutes of your promposal...

7 Tips to Make Your Movie Theater Experience Awesome

7 Tips to Make Your Movie Theater Experience Awesome

Devin Lampitt, Reporter

February 16, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles

1.Use a straw to evenly butter your popcorn. If you put butter on your popcorn, you know the struggle of only getting it on top, and then once you get to the middle, your popcorn is dry. Instead, put a straw in your popcorn and pour the butter down it to make sure the butter is evenly distributed....

Valentine’s Day Recipies

Valentine’s Day Recipies

Alaysia Brown, Reporter

February 14, 2018


Filed under Food, Lifestyles

As we all know, V-Day is coming soon. If you don’t want to break the bank, staying in might be the best option for you and your boo. Here are a few dessert recipes to make your significant other's heart skip a beat.  Difficult: "Love Is All Around the World" from Cleobuttera: http://cleobuttera.com/cakes/love-is-all-around-cake-ro...

Celebrate Black History Month!

Celebrate Black History Month!

Shamani Salahuddin and Sienna Phillips, Reporters

February 2, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, Showcase

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter,” (Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have a Dream” speech, 1963)