The Blackman Voice

Makeup: The Do’s and Don’t’s of the Artform

Makeup: The Do's and Don't's of the Artform

Savannah Blades, Reporter

October 9, 2018

Makeup is a way that anyone can express themselves. Whether it be that you just want to do art on your face or you want to cover up any blemishes you have, we all have one thing in common: tips to make your makeup look better. We all want to look the best we can and here are some ways how!   ALWAYS use a CLEAN beauty blender and/or brush. This is super important for keeping your face clean and free of germs that may come on...

“No Rain, No Flowers” by Sabrina Claudio Album Review

Alaysia Brown, Lifestyles Editior

October 8, 2018

Over time music has changed drastically. The new generation of rap and pop music have completely flipped the original idealism of those genres on their heads. Through it all R&B has remained an all-time favorite due to the fact that the values in R&B music remain true throughout time, barley...

5 Fun Things to do on Fall Break

5 Fun Things to do on Fall Break

Savannah Blades, Reporter

September 28, 2018

Fall is one of the most magical times of the year. It starts to get cold outside, leaves start to change, and it is also the opener for the most wonderful time of the year: hallowthanksmas (Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas).   Some people have a hard time finding out fun things to do during this time of year. Here are some family fun thi...

Seraphim Sherman: A Local Star

Seraphim Sherman is the student on the right with a white hat.

Danielle Paredes, Editor-In-Chief

September 14, 2018

Seraphim Sherman, senior, is a student at Blackman High who has taken on a role in a local production. He is starring as 'Flute' in the musical A Midsummer Night's Dream by Shakespeare.   This comedic musical is revolving around the events of Theseus and Hippolyta's marriage. They performed at the 30th A...

The Future of K-Pop: NCT

The Future of K-Pop: NCT

Alaysia Brown, Lifestyles Editor

September 11, 2018

In the past two years K-Pop has taken Northern America by storm. Groups like BTS, SHINee, Got7 and BLACKPINK have paved the way for a newer generation of K-Pop. Disregarding the language barrier, these groups take on the challenging subjects of mental health, self-love, and relationships. One of the...

15 Concerts Coming to Nashville/Murfreesboro

15 Concerts Coming to Nashville/Murfreesboro

Alaysia Brown, Reporter

March 20, 2018

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

  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

The actresses rehearse the opening scene of the show.

Mckenzie Clarke and Sydney Clarke

March 15, 2018

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

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.  ...